Tufts in the News

Publication date: Friday, January 24, 2020
This article highlights research from medical school professor Ana Soto on tetramethyl bisphenol F (TMBPF) as part of efforts to find a safer lining for food cans.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Public Radio International
In this article on how fertilizer harms the environment and endangers the public, GDAE’s Timothy Wise comments on how industry pushback and political pressure undermines efforts to regulate farms and reduce pollution linked to fertilizer use.
Publication date: Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Washington Post
Rachel Kyte, dean of the Fletcher School, says “Europe and America are moving slightly apart from each other” in this article on President Donald Trump’s appearance at the World Economic Forum, during which he threatened tariffs against European countries traditionally thought of as allies to the United States.
Publication date: Monday, January 20, 2020
Today’s Veterinary Business
The Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society has certified the Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals as a Level 1 hospital, the top ranking.
Publication date: Monday, January 13, 2020
Professor Emeritus James Jennings comments in this Morning Edition segment exploring the lack of state and local contracts going to minority businesses, noting that “leadership has to be more aggressive” about increasing fairness and equity for minority business owners.
Publication date: Thursday, January 9, 2020
Fletcher School Professor of the Practice Rockford Weitz discusses the impact of Iran’s airstrike on U.S. military targets in Iraq on global oil flow. Weitz begins speaking around the 3:40 mark.
Publication date: Thursday, January 9, 2020
The Ringer
Associate professor of music Frank Lehman is quoted extensively in this article analyzing composer John Williams’ Star Wars work over the past forty-two years.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Boston Globe
Friedman School Dean Dariush Mozaffarian offers strategies for eating healthier.
Publication date: Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Tufts dental school adjunct associate professor Timothy Hempton says that flossing is “the most effective way to remove the material between teeth that toothbrushes can’t reach.”
Publication date: Monday, December 9, 2019
Washington Post
In this opinion piece, Fletcher School assistant professor of cybersecurity policy Josephine Wolff discusses why shutting down the Internet is a sign “that a government is panicked about how little control it has.”