Tufts in the News

Publication date: Monday, August 13, 2018
The Verge
Engineering’s Michael Zimmerman describes three major approaches to making solid-state batteries, which are safer than conventional batteries made with flammable liquid electrolytic solution.
Publication date: Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Tufts School of Medicine student Lila Flavin is the first author on a new study that finds immigrants consume far less health care than U.S. citizens, challenging the popular notion that immigrants are partly responsible for the nation’s high health-care costs.
Publication date: Wednesday, August 8, 2018
NBC Boston
Cummings School’s Jerold Bell comments on the popularity of dog DNA test kits and encourages users to consult a veterinarian to review results.
Publication date: Saturday, August 4, 2018
Food News
Based on his 2017 research on food date labels, Friedman’s Norbert Wilson believes that “use by” food dates are to blame for food waste.
Publication date: Thursday, August 2, 2018
New York Times
Cummings School’s Deborah Linder describes how veterinarians assess pets for obesity.
Publication date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018
New York Times
The Friedman School’s Jerold Mande is quoted on why the Nutrition Facts panel is needed on food packaging. Mande led the design of the original panel.
Publication date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Agence France-Presse
Fletcher professor Sung-Yoon Lee comments on the likelihood of the denuclearization of North Korea.
Publication date: Friday, July 27, 2018
90.9 WBUR
SMFA’s Jeannie Simms curates the new exhibition “Resistant Currents,” which features artists exploring “national migration policies, notions of assimilation, citizenship and national identity.”
Publication date: Thursday, July 26, 2018
BBC Radio 4
Historian Ayesha Jalal joins BBC Radio to discuss the history of Pakistani politics.
Publication date: Thursday, July 26, 2018
TUSM Dean Harris Berman discusses the importance of TUSM’s renewal of the 10-year partnership with Maine Medical Center.