In the World

Author Olaf Groth talking with Fletcher School’s Bhaskar Chakravorti about artificial intelligence and thinking machines and the consequences for humanity
June 12, 2019 Large Image
Artificial Intelligence can be a force for good—or the opposite, says author and Fletcher School alum Olaf Groth in a Tufts podcast

Tell Me More is a Tufts University podcast featuring brief conversations...

A Ebola health worker in full hazardous matter gear at a treatment center in Beni in eastern Congo, where Ebola treatments are being offered.
June 10, 2019 Large Image
A Cummings School expert in global health shares what’s working in the latest outbreak—and what needs to change

A public health emergency of epic proportions is unfolding in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Since Ebola first reemerged in the Central African...

photo of the Golden Gate Bridge with logo for Amplify event overlaid
June 6, 2019 Large Image
Tufts alumni organize an entrepreneurship and technology summit in San Francisco on June 14

Josh Goldman, A88, has a passion for transforming bright ideas into successful startups. That drive is now fueling a new alumni event....

racehorse War of Will nearing the finish line at the Preakness
June 5, 2019 Large Image
The Preakness winner has stringhalt, but what does that mean for the racehorse’s participation in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes?

Thoroughbred racehorse War of Will handily won the Preakness Stakes on May 18 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, but many racing fans were...

a merged flag of Lebanon and a rainbow flag
June 3, 2019 Large Image
Fletcher graduate Tarek Zeidan revives a groundbreaking gay rights organization in his native Lebanon

Growing up gay in Beirut, Tarek Zeidan, F09, felt alone. But in his late teens he discovered ...