Tufts in the News

Publication date: Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Boston Globe
Joshua P. Cohen from the CSDD writes this letter to the editor arguing that Plan B contraceptive pills should be placed behind the counter so pharmacists can warn that they are not effective for every woman.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Boston Globe
Biologist George Ellmore and one of his former students lead a tour on edible weeds around the Tufts campus.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 3, 2013
CBC News
online
This article on U.S. allies' dissatisfaction with U.S. actions quotes Fletcher security expert Daniel Drezner.
Publication date: Monday, December 2, 2013
Chronicle of Higher Education
Tufts President Emeritus Lawrence Bacow recommends a cap on tenure to save money for universities.
Publication date: Monday, December 2, 2013
CNN
Global Public Square blog
The Fletcher School's Bhaskar Chakravorti writes this blog post on a global push to move offline in the wake of revelations about the NSA's web surveillance.
Publication date: Monday, December 2, 2013
USA Today
Economist Yannis Ioannides talks about Greece's economic recovery.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Foreign Policy
Passport blog
This blog post quotes nutrition expert Alice Lichtenstein about a study she published in 2006 that reported no health benefits to substituting palm oil for trans fats.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 27, 2013
New York Times
This letter to the editor on the complexity of global ethanol use mentions a study from GDAE.
Publication date: Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Joshua P. Cohen of the CSDD writes this letter to the editor about the historical inaccuracies in a Wall Street Journal piece on English as the "language of freedom."
Publication date: Tuesday, November 26, 2013
CNBC
online
Shafiqul Islam from the School of Engineering and The Fletcher School contextualizes a report from the National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration on the severity of drought conditions in 2013.

Pages