Tufts in the News

Publication date: Sunday, March 7, 2021
NBC News
Cummings School's Lisa Freeman comments on a retrospective study she and her colleagues conducted that examined factors contributing to dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs.
Publication date: Thursday, March 4, 2021
Fletcher School Professor of the Practice Rockford Weitz is quoted throughout this article examining the tensions stemming from the maritime strategies of the United States and China, noting how China has built up its sea power.
Publication date: Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Jennifer Hashley, director of the New Entry Sustainable Farming Project, an initiative of the Friedman School, appears in this Chronicle segment on local farms.
Publication date: Monday, March 1, 2021
This article highlights work by the SMFA's Michelle Samour from the "Mapping Borders and Boundaries" exhibit, on view at Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton through Sept. 19.
Publication date: Friday, February 26, 2021
Time Magazine
Economist Steve Cicala discusses his research that found an increase in home electricity consumption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Publication date: Thursday, February 25, 2021
Harvard Business Review:
Fletcher's Bhaskar Chakravorti, Ajay Bhalla, and Ravi Shankar Chaturvedi author this piece outlining factors required for building a trusted digital ecosystem in a rapidly digitizing world.
Publication date: Monday, February 22, 2021
The Conversation
Fletcher Professor Emeritus William Moomaw coauthors this article on the role of mature and old forests in addressing climate change and meeting reduced carbon emissions goals.
Publication date: Thursday, February 18, 2021
Foreign Policy
Monica Duffy Toft, a Fletcher professor of international politics, outlines the three features that all civil wars share and shows how they are evident in the United States.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Consumer Reports
Simin Nikbin Meydani, lead scientist on the nutritional immunology team at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts, discusses the risks of chronic inflammation, and how to help control it through diet.
Publication date: Tuesday, February 9, 2021
GSAS student Melissa Gordon's 2018 research on racial inequality in farm programs is referenced in this article on the announcement of new federal legislation aimed at helping farmers of color.