In the World

Elizabeth A. Vazquez in India
February 28, 2018 Large Image
Fletcher Women’s Leadership Award winner helps female-led enterprises from around the globe sell more to corporations

Elizabeth A. Vazquez, F96, used to dream of rescuing women from poverty. But early in her career, she realized that women weren’t helplessly...

young man holding a smartphone
February 28, 2018 Large Image
Two-factor authentication on devices secures your identity, not just your data, says Tufts expert

Smartphones store your email, your photos, and your calendar. They provide access to online social media sites like Facebook and Twitter, and even...

February 27, 2018 Large Image
United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed headlines impressive lineup of speakers participating in 33rd annual symposium at Tufts

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 27, 2018) – Diplomats, scholars and activists from across the globe, including United Nations Deputy Secretary-...

large sculpture of a globe
February 26, 2018 Large Image
That’s the topic for the thirty-third annual EPIIC Symposium March 1-3 at Tufts, with participants from around the world

The rise and continuing strength of authoritarian regimes the world over has been a visible trend for much of this decade. It’s something that is...

Susan Collins speaking at Tufts
February 22, 2018 Large Image
U.S. Senator Susan Collins tells Tufts audience that political extremism is damaging our democracy

On a Saturday in October 2013, U.S. Senator Susan Collins sat in her office, watching a live broadcast from the Senate floor. “Democrat,...