“I saw that I could use fantasy as a way to talk about the most important things that have to do with the politics and society of today.”
Gregory Maguire is the author of Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West
“The perception of a face is always a compromise between the visual cues before our eyes and the baggage we bring to the table, like the stereotypes we hold."
Jon Freeman is Assistant Professor of Psychology at New York University and researches how we use facial cues to instantly categorize other people into social groups.
“I have the amazing luck to sit in a studio, don earphones, and talk to the men and women who are revolutionizing the way we live.”
Kara Miller is the host and executive editor of Innovation Hub, a nationally broadcast radio show from WGBH and PRI.
"I get to help people sleep at night, hear music in ways that they never have before, and not be bothered or agitated by noise."
Bonnie Schnitta, President of SoundSense, LLC
Biology Ph.D. candidate
The dogwoods are flowering, there are tulips in the garden, and Tufts campus is becoming pretty empty: it’s summer break! It might not be summer break like in undergrad (several months of part time work and lying on the beach for me), but it does mean fewer commitments.
Philosophy M.A. 2017
Hi readers! Medford has officially entered its early summer season. With moderate humidity and pleasant breeze, it is neither too cold nor too warm. For the past two months, I’ve been busy with coursework and preparing to get back to China in the summer (yay!!!). I’m also very excited about the new cohort in the Philosophy Department!