News Releases

College voters
November 7, 2018
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...

November 6, 2018
A wearable bioreactor delivering treatment to a frog’s wound induced partial limb regeneration

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (November 6, 2018)— Researchers led by Tufts University biologists and engineers have found that delivering progesterone...

Art Sale 2017
November 1, 2018
Largest contemporary art sale in New England, with unique works by alumni, faculty and friends, supports student financial aid at SMFA at Tufts

BOSTON and MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Nov. 1, 2018)—The School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University will host its...

October 30, 2018
10 SMFA at Tufts alumni to travel on four continents as part of 119-year-old program devoted to artist development

BOSTON and MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 30, 2018)—The School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University (SMFA at Tufts)...

Jean Mayer Prize for Excellence in Nutrition Science and Policy
October 22, 2018
Event honoring Tom Harkin, Tom Vilsack, the Center for Science in the Public Interest, and Mission: Readiness for work to improve healthy food choices also included a celebration of the Friedman School’s 40th anniversary

BOSTON (Oct. 22, 2018)—The Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University has awarded the school's...

October 18, 2018
Neural models could improve understanding of neurodegenerative and other diseases, and facilitate discovery of treatments

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE and BOSTON, Mass. (Oct. 18, 2018)—A team of Tufts University-led researchers has developed three-dimensional (3D) human tissue...

A canine patient participates in an osteosarcoma trial at Tufts University.
October 11, 2018
Trials for osteosarcoma and solid tumors enrolling at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center at Tufts University for eligible canine candidates

GRAFTON, Mass. (Oct. 11, 2018)—Two studies into deadly cancers in dogs are now underway, offered through the newly formed...