Tufts in the News

Publication date: Thursday, June 14, 2018
New York Times
In this opinion piece, Fletcher’s Alex de Waal discusses the case for the U.S. and other Western countries to initiate a humanitarian operation in Yemen, in the wake of the Saudi Arabian and Emirati coalition offensive on the Yemeni port city of Al Hudaydah.
Publication date: Friday, June 8, 2018
Fletcher’s Joel Trachtman comments on the G-7 summit, saying President Donald Trump’s fractious approach is “good for Putin and bad for the United States and for the West.”
Publication date: Friday, June 8, 2018
U.S. News–Health
The HNRCA’s Susan Roberts discusses some of the drawbacks of the ketogenic diet, which limits carbohydrate intake and encourages a heavy fat intake.
Publication date: Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Boston Globe
Political scientist Jeffrey Berry comments on Massachusetts State House data that shows more than half of the state’s senators and representatives will be running unopposed in this year’s election.
Publication date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Washington Post
Fletcher’s Daniel Drezner highlights his Fletcher colleague Monica Duffy Toft’s essay on “kinetic diplomacy” or diplomacy by armed force in this opinion piece delving into recent diplomatic mishaps by the Trump administration.
Publication date: Monday, May 21, 2018
Washington Post
Richard N. Goodwin, A53, H95, a top adviser and speechwriter to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson, died May 20.
Publication date: Monday, May 21, 2018
Scientific American
Friedman’s Elena Naumova comments on a new study that connects the rise of drug-resistant bacteria to our warming of our environment due to climate change.
Publication date: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Second-year dental students and Army veterans Keith Nguyen and Brent Mullen organized a fifty-person university team for a marathon-length charity march that benefited military families.
Publication date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Boston Globe
A profile of Cummings School researcher Cheryl London delves into her experimental therapy to treat sarcoma in dogs and its possible translation to treating humans.
Publication date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Huffington Post
Fletcher’s Kelly Sims Gallagher is quoted about the White House’s elimination of the NASA carbon monitoring program.