Tufts in the News

Publication date: Monday, September 10, 2018
Boston Globe
Tisch College Dean Alan Solomont, A70, A08P, writes this opinion piece on the need to engage with young people to harness their potential power in American politics and society.
Publication date: Sunday, September 9, 2018
Associated Press
Cummings School’s Sam Telford is quoted on factors contributing to a reduction in Lyme disease cases this summer.
Publication date: Monday, September 3, 2018
New York Times
Seminal HNRCA/Tufts research on sarcopenia—the loss of muscle tissue due to the aging process—is highlighted in this column exploring how this natural process affects older adults.
Publication date: Thursday, August 30, 2018
TUSM’s Kenneth Gorson discusses the causes, symptoms, and treatment of Guillain-Barré syndrome.
Publication date: Thursday, August 30, 2018
Boston Globe
Political scientist Jeffrey Berry is quoted in this article about the role of independent voters in Massachusetts’ upcoming primary election.
Publication date: Tuesday, August 28, 2018
SMFA curator Abigail Satinsky discusses the Museum of Capitalism, which the SMFA’s Grossman Gallery will host this fall.
Publication date: Friday, August 24, 2018
Boston Globe
Historian Kerri Greenidge is quoted regarding Massachusetts’ history with slavery.
Publication date: Friday, August 24, 2018
Time Magazine
Friedman School Dean Dariush Mozaffarian comments on new research that suggests no amount of drinking alcohol is safe, noting that “if you look at all the risks and all the benefits of alcohol, it’s probably net harmful, on average, for the whole population.”
Publication date: Thursday, August 23, 2018
CNN Money
Robert Cook, dean of GSAS, is quoted regarding the Tufts Diversity and Inclusion Leadership program.
Publication date: Thursday, August 23, 2018
National Geographic
TUSM’s Stuart Levy recalls his time working with Japanese scientist Tsutomu Watanabe, among the first to recognize the threat of antibiotic resistance. Levy is also recognized for his “lifelong mission of trying to protect the world against bacterial superbugs.”