News Releases

January 23, 2019
Researchers seek ways to improve indoor air quality in multifamily housing, teaming with city of Somerville, Mass. as a model

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Jan. 23, 2019)—A first-of-its-kind study led by Tufts University researchers, in collaboration with Somerville...

Dr. Nadine Aubry
January 22, 2019
Esteemed scholar, innovative leader to become university’s chief academic officer

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass.— Nadine Aubry, Ph.D., who leads Northeastern University’s College of Engineering and is an internationally recognized...

Winners of Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund (TNSF) grants with Tufts University President Anthony Monaco and members of the TNSF board.
January 18, 2019

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (January 18, 2019) - Non-profit organizations in Boston, Grafton, Medford and Somerville are invited to apply for...

January 10, 2019
Fewer rooftop solar photovoltaics installations exist in African-American and Hispanic-dominant neighborhoods than in white-dominant neighborhoods, even when controlling for household income and home ownership

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. and BERKELEY, Ca. (Jan. 10, 2019)—Although the popularity of rooftop solar panels has skyrocketed because of their...

Human brain
January 8, 2019
New narrowly focused approach shows how long-range connections between nerve cells lock brain plasticity into place; could advance treatments for disorders such as autism

BOSTON (Jan. 8, 2019)—Neuroscientists at Tufts University School of Medicine, in collaboration with...

Tufts Classic
January 3, 2019
Mustangs and Highlanders face off in doubleheader at Tufts University on Sunday, Feb. 3, in 3rd annual event; donations will be collected for area food banks

This release was updated on Jan. 18 to reflect a new date for the Tufts Classic and new start times for both games.


Image of Facebook app on phone (Pixaby)
December 19, 2018
Real-life auctions reveal consistent value for users that exceeds Facebook market value

BOSTON and GAMBIER, Ohio (Dec. 19, 2018, 2:00 p.m. ET)—How valuable is Facebook to its users, and how can you measure the value of the site when...