News Releases

March 19, 2019
New study finds that health insurance coverage for healthy food could improve health, reduce healthcare costs, and be highly cost-effective after five years

BOSTON (March 19, 2019, 2:00 p.m. ET)—A team of researchers modeled the health and economic effects of healthy food prescriptions in Medicare and...

Foyn Iceberg No. 1 (Right Side)
March 11, 2019
SMFA at Tufts Traveling Fellow and alumna documents impact of shifting global climate on Antarctica in new exhibit at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

BOSTON and MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 11, 2019)—Multidisciplinary artist Georgie Friedman explores the beautiful, desolate and endangered...

Simulation of atmospheric carbon dioxide. (Source: NASA)
March 11, 2019
Aggressive and immediate investments in reducing carbon dioxide emissions are key for securing a tolerable climate for future generations.

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 11, 2019)— A new comprehensive study of climate change has painted over 5 million pictures of humanity’s...

Test tubes in a tray in a lab
March 7, 2019
Center for Integrated Management of Antimicrobial Resistance to leverage strengths of the university and medical center to research mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance and develop new strategies for treatment and education

BOSTON (March 7, 2019)—Tufts University and Tufts Medical Center announced today that they have united decades of experience and expertise in...

Tufts garden
March 7, 2019

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 7, 2019)—Tufts University will hold a community presentation on Thursday, March 21 at 6 p.m. on the Medford/...

Jeff Flake
March 5, 2019
March 12 event is part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 5, 2019)—The Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University will host former U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake, R...

Fulbrights 2019
February 13, 2019

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 13, 2019)—Tufts University is among the country's top producers of Fulbright U.S. Students once again, with 10...