Tufts in the News

Publication date: Friday, January 24, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Economist Gilbert Metcalf discusses on the possibility of rising heat and electricity bills because of the 'polar vortex' sweeping the U.S.
Publication date: Friday, January 24, 2014
New England Cable News
Matthew Mostofi says that Boston hospitals, like Tufts Medical Center, are seeing more patients because of the extremely cold weather.
Publication date: Monday, January 6, 2014
This is Africa
Financial Times
Economist Margaret McMillan writes about agricultural progess in Africa.
Publication date: Friday, January 3, 2014
Political science experts Jeffrey Berry and Sarah Sobieraj wrote this article on why Americans find offensive political commentary compelling.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Nutritionist Susan Roberts comments on a new "smart fork" designed to respond to eating speed and train eating habits.
Publication date: Sunday, December 29, 2013
Washington Post
The Fletcher School's Alex de Waal co-writes this op-ed on the root of escalating conflicts in South Sudan.
Publication date: Thursday, December 26, 2013
Boston Globe
This article on tick-borne illnesses in Massachusetts and Maine references past and present research by Sam Telford from the Cummings School.
Publication date: Thursday, December 26, 2013
Today Show, NBC
TUSM's Bonnie An Henderson credits a drop in the average age of her cataract patients to the increased use of devices with screens.
Publication date: Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Los Angeles Times
The Fletcher School's Alex de Waal believes that African nations should not have waited for French intervention before offering assistance to the Central African Republic, which is dealing with increased sectarian violence.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 24, 2013
New York Times
Biologist Sara Lewis discusses the intent behind "nuptial gifts" in the animal kingdom.