News Releases

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...

Graphic of increase in cardiovascular hospitalizations after Hurricane Katrina's landfall in Orleans Parish.
January 31, 2019
Increase in hospitalization rates lasted more than a month; higher among older black population compared to older white population

BOSTON (Jan. 31, 2019)—Natural disasters such as earthquakes, tornados, and hurricanes are generally described in terms of wind speed, land...

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...