Tufts in the News

Publication date: Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Boston Globe
Classics Professor Steven Hirsch is the player-coach of the Boston Brakers, a "power soccer" team that plays soccer in wheelchairs.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Reuters
The Fletcher School's Alex de Waal is quoted on the similarities between Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir and his likely successor.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Los Angeles Times
Science Now blog
Nutrition researcher James Crott comments on the possibilities for epigenetic research.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Nature
Astrophysicist Alexander Vilenkin doubts the possibility that life existed in the early universe because "a few million years is too short a time to produce intelligent life."
Publication date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Health.com
Nutrition expert Susan Roberts talks about the health benefits of eating apples.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Los Angeles Times
Drama Professor Laurence Senelick is quoted on the cultural relatability of 1979 comedy film "La Cage Aux Folles" in this obituary for the film's director.
Publication date: Monday, December 9, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
According to GDAE's Jeronim Capaldo, a forecast on the benefits of the new WTO trade deal "overlooks the costs of implementing trade facilitation and it relies on many unjustifiable assumptions that compromise its accuracy."
Publication date: Monday, December 9, 2013
New York Times
Room For Debate blog
The Fletcher School's Bhaskar Chakravorti writes this piece on the high cost of using cash.
Publication date: Sunday, December 8, 2013
Melissa Harris-Perry
MSNBC
American Studies student Amber Rose Johnson delivers a footnote for this episode of "Melissa Harris-Perry."
Publication date: Saturday, December 7, 2013
CNN
online
The Fletcher School's Sung-Yoon Lee co-authors this piece on the need for the international community to respond to North Korea's human rights violations.

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