In the World

A strutting tom turkey
November 20, 2018 Large Image
Chris Whittier, V97, research assistant professor of conservation medicine at Cummings School, explains

Along with the American bison, the wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is one of America’s great conservation success stories. Native to...

Matt Lindenberg with rhinos in the wild
November 14, 2018 Large Image
Matt Lindenberg, founder of the Global Conservation Corps, talks about what’s behind the growth of rhino poaching and what can be done about it

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

November 7, 2018
Dan Crenshaw, A06, a decorated war veteran, joins three other alumni in the U.S. House of Representatives

Dan Crenshaw, A06, was elected to Congress on November 6, as representative for Texas’s second district in Houston. The thirty-four-year-old...

College voters
November 7, 2018 Large Image
Young people turned out at historic rate; youth vote choice overwhelmingly Democratic

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Nov. 7, 2018)Young people turned out at an estimated rate of 31 percent, a substantial increase over...

Andrea Goldstein in military gear
November 6, 2018 Large Image
Veterans in the Tufts community—faculty, staff, students, and alumni—talk about what being in the armed services means to them

It’s easy, in the rush of daily life, to let a holiday like Veterans Day slip by without much thought. But for many veterans, it’s a reminder of...