News Releases

October 14, 2008
Specimen found behind strip mall could provide clues to insect evolution

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. - While paleontologists may scour remote, exotic places in search of prehistoric specimens, Tufts...

October 4, 2008

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – Tom Freston, co-founder of MTV, will be the ninth speaker in the Richard E. Snyder President's...

September 10, 2008
World leaders Queen Noor of Jordan, Rabbi Irwin Kula and Sakyong, Jamgön Miphon Rinpoche will address challenges of leading in a global society

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – On Sept. 25, Tufts University will host a panel discussion on "compassionate leadership" and how it...

August 26, 2008

Tufts University welcomes the class of 2012

Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Ceremony: 1:45 -...

August 7, 2008
Tufts Researchers Design Bio-Friendly Optical Platform for Sensing Applications in Medicine, Health, Environment, Communications

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Imagine an edible optical sensor that could be placed in produce bags to detect harmful levels of...

August 1, 2008
Professor Ayesha Jalal now in Pakistan; can comment on issues related to her home country of Pakistan and jihadi culture within tribal areas

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- For more than a year, American intelligence reports have indicated that Al-Qaeda is rebuilding in...

July 29, 2008

BOSTON — The tendency toward obesity is directly related to the brain system that is involved in food reward and addictive...