Tufts in the News

Publication date: Monday, January 11, 2021
Boston Globe
UEP professor Justin Hollander coauthors this opinion piece on why vaccinating younger individuals first would maximize efficiency and minimize the spread of COVID-19
Publication date: Friday, January 8, 2021
Fletcher Dean Rachel Kyte shares expectations for climate action under the Democratic majority in the Senate.
Publication date: Friday, January 8, 2021
Associated Press
Economics faculty member Brian Bethune comments on the Jan. 8 job-loss report, noting that "the leisure and hospitality industries are still getting whacked."
Publication date: Thursday, January 7, 2021
News-Life Sciences
Cummings School's Charles Shoemaker collaborated on research that found a new approach to treating lethal botulism in animals.
Publication date: Friday, December 18, 2020
Boston Globe
School of Medicine assistant professor Ramnath Subbaraman is quoted on the need for continued COVID-19 testing efforts through the winter and spring. A photo of a testing site at Tufts Medical Center is included.
Publication date: Thursday, December 17, 2020
In this news segment, political scientist Eitan Hersh discusses how inviting his grandfather to participate in one of his Zoom classes led to some of his students inviting their own grandparents to join as well. The grandparents of Sarah Kaplan, A23, also appear in this video.
Publication date: Thursday, December 17, 2020
Fletcher School assistant professor of cybersecurity Josephine Wolff explains why supply chain attacks are particularly dangerous in the wake of the recent cyberattack on the U.S. government via SolarWinds software.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Cummings School clinical assistant professor Stephanie Borns-Weil appears in this "Here and Now" segment to discuss pet behaviors during the pandemic and how owners can help their pets acclimate
Publication date: Friday, December 11, 2020
WGBH and Public Radio Exchange
In this "Innovation Hub" radio segment, Friedman School Dean Dariush Mozaffarian discusses how the obesity problem in the U.S. has intensified the coronavirus epidemic and how greater attention to our diets would positively impact future disease prevention, economic security, racial equity, and climate change.
Publication date: Thursday, December 10, 2020
In this radio segment, Tisch College lecturer Ben Downing discusses how President-elect Joe Biden's leadership might be impacted by the grief and loss that he has experienced in his life.