Tufts in the News

Publication date: Friday, October 9, 2020
BBC News
Fletcher School research professor Alex de Waal discusses why it would be a momentous step for Sudan, which is currently on the U.S. State Department's sponsors-of-terror list, to recognize Israel.
Publication date: Thursday, October 8, 2020
Boston Business Journal
Mary Jane Hanlon, an assistant professor at the School of Dental Medicine, outlines three key considerations that are shaping the future of dental practices in the face of the pandemic.
Publication date: Thursday, October 8, 2020
DIG Boston
This profile of SMFA curator Abigail Satinsky, a prominent spokesperson for Boston Arts for Black Lives, quotes Satinsky as well as the SMFA's Kaelynn Maloney and Kaitlyn Ovett Clark, and Tufts University Art Galleries director Dina Deitsch.
Publication date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020
In this Chronicle segment, Cummings School faculty Stephanie Borns-Weil and Megan Mueller explain the importance of paying attention to behaviors and signs of stress as pets deal with environmental and social changes associated with the coronavirus pandemic.
Publication date: Monday, September 28, 2020
Fletcher Dean Rachel Kyte participates in this discussion on President Xi Jinping's surprise announcement that China is committing to cut its net carbon emissions to zero by 2060. Kyte's segment begins at the 10:58 mark.
Publication date: Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Scientific American
President Anthony Monaco discusses Tufts' relationship with the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard University, and the university's COVID-19 testing program.
Publication date: Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Boston Globe
Lidya Woldeyesus, A22, co-authors this opinion piece on the new Boston Votes network of students and administrators at Greater Boston colleges and universities, which is dedicated to amplifying campus voter engagement.
Publication date: Monday, September 21, 2020
Evan Horowitz, executive director of Tisch College's Center for State Policy Analysis (cSPA), comments on a new cSPA report suggesting that estimated fiscal year 2021 tax revenue losses in Massachusetts, due to the coronavirus pandemic, may not be as dire as initially expected.
Publication date: Thursday, September 17, 2020
Friedman School associate professor Christian Peters highlights findings from his modeling study that examined the potential for locally sourced food based on agricultural land needs for seven different diets.
Publication date: Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Biologist Michael Levin appeared in the episode "Secret Mind Of Slime," discussing his research on physarum polycephalum, a slime mold that can communicate memories and behaviors.