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Dan Houlihan Explores the Depths of SCUBA and OT

OTD candidate combines his love of diving with his desire to help combat veterans.

Tufts Director of Graduate Admissions Roxana Woudstra.
From Double Jumbo to Director of Grad Admissions

Meet Roxana Woudstra, Director of Graduate Admissions

Amanda Parry posing in the lab
Parry Named First Abriola Fellow

Amanda Parry has been named the inaugural recipient of the Linda M. Abriola Graduate Fellowship in engineering.

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From Tufts to Your Career

Grad student Emma Schneider in her garden holding a book. From Tufts to Environmental Scholar

English doctoral candidate Emma Schneider uses literature to shape the field of environmental humanities.

From Tufts to the Village

Economics student Kate Hausdorff researches the effect of microfinance loans in Zambia with Professor Kelsey Jack.

Carolyn Talmadge, GIS Specialist, Tisch Library From Tufts to the Environment

Carolyn Talmadge, a graduate of the Environmental Management certificate program and the Civil and Environmental Engineering masters of science program, talks about why she chose Tufts.

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Tufts Now

Dec 9, 2016

Professor José Antonio Mazzotti worked in the Peruvian Amazon to research and document Iskonawa, now spoken by only 14 people.

Dec 5, 2016

Sustainability practices earn Tufts Dining a 3-star rating from a national restaurant organization.

Dec 5, 2016

Tufts biology researchers have discovered a possible explanation for the occurrence of a genetic error that causes over a dozen neuromuscular and neurodegenerative disorders, including Huntington’s disease, myotonic dystrophy and forms of spinocerebellar ataxia.

Nov 28, 2016

Psychology Associate Professor Sam Sommers talks about what makes fans tick.

Nov 24, 2016

Research led by Associate Professor Ayanna Thomas, psychology, shows learning by taking practice tests, a strategy known as retrieval practice, can protect memory against the negative effects of stress.

Nov 21, 2016

Computer Science Professor Diane Souvaine, Ph.D., has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the world’s largest scientific society.

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Tufts In the News

Nov 21, 2016

The Conversation
Research Professor of Psychology Ray Nickerson says that confirmation bias may help explain the inaccuracy of political polls in election 2016.

Nov 8, 2016

Nature
Biology Assistant Professor Benjamin Wolfe examines the amount of Staphylococcus bacteria commonly found in cheese.

Nov 4, 2016

The Atlantic
Mathematics Associate Professor Moon Duchin talks about women in the math fields.

Oct 20, 2016

Associated Press
Tufts and the U.S. Army have co-founded the Center for Applied Brain and Cognitive Sciences, which opened on Oct. 18.

Oct 20, 2016

The Conversation
Sameer Sonkusale from the School of Engineering writes about newly developed smart threads that can be stitched into body tissue to gather real-time diagnostic data.

Oct 13, 2016

Times of Higher Education
Tufts President Anthony Monaco writes this opinion piece on the need for universities to make all students in the sciences and the humanities adept at handling data.

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