Tufts in the News

Publication date: Friday, November 27, 2020
Science Friday
Biology professor Benjamin Wolfe and postdoctoral scholar Casey Cosetta discuss their research that found communication between fungi and bacteria is key to creating distinct aromas, flavors, and quality during the ripening of cheeses.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 25, 2020
The Hill
UEP professor Justin Hollander writes this opinion piece on why he thinks President Trump could resign and inaugurate Vice President Mike Pence to carry out the duties of the presidency until January 20, 2021.
Publication date: Monday, November 23, 2020
Wall Street Journal
Alice H. Lichtenstein, the Stanley N. Gershoff Professor of Nutrition Science and Policy at the Friedman School, is among the experts weighing in on the healthiness of carbohydrates and whether U.S. dietary guideline recommendations regarding carbohydrate intake should be revised.
Publication date: Sunday, November 22, 2020
MetroWest Daily News
Mary Jane Hanlon, an assistant professor at the School of Dental Medicine, is quoted throughout this article on how dental practices have managed during the COVID-19 pandemic and why "it's extremely safe to go to the dentist."
Publication date: Thursday, November 19, 2020
Foreign Policy
Fletcher research professor Alex de Waal writes about the importance of preventing further conflict in Ethiopia based on historical precedent.
Publication date: Thursday, November 19, 2020
Evan Horowitz, executive director of Tisch College's Center for State Policy Analysis (cSPA), comments on the center's new study on the effectiveness and costs of the Transportation Climate Initiative (TCI), a cap-and-trade program under development by Northeast states to reduce carbon emissions.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Wall Street Journal
Christina Maranci, Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Professor of Armenian Art and Architecture, calls on international organizations to address possible threats to Armenian cultural heritage sites. Maranci consulted on the recent Armenia! exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 18, 2020
MedPage Today
HNRCA scientist Jose Ordovas discusses his recent study on how body size affects the prevalence of subclinical atherosclerosis (SA), and the implications of his findings.
Publication date: Monday, November 16, 2020
NBC Boston
Alumna and Massachusetts native Jennifer O'Malley Dillon, who was President-elect Joe Biden's campaign manager and has been named Biden's deputy chief of staff, is profiled.
Publication date: Monday, November 16, 2020
Simin Nikbin Meydani, an HNRCA at Tufts senior scientist, is quoted on foods and micronutrients that contribute to long-term immune system health.