Tufts in the News

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.
Publication date: Sunday, September 13, 2020
Boston Globe
Kendra Field, associate professor of history and Africana studies, and Kerri Greenidge, Mellon Assistant Professor in the Department of Studies in Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora, discuss the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy's African American Trail Project, which was developed from their research tracing historic African American sites in Massachusetts.
Publication date: Sunday, September 13, 2020
Wall Street Journal
Cummings School assistant professor Ramon Almela discusses the rising rates of allergy cases among pets.