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Denise LaRocca, OTD '19, gives the doctoral hooding address at the Tufts Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Lead With Your Heart

2019 GSAS doctoral hooding student address by Denise LaRocca, O.T.D. '19.

Jim Kanagy and Tom Varkey, GSAS alums
A Q&A with 2019 Graduate Alumni Award Winners

GSAS Alumni Tom Varkey, M.A. in Economics ’92, and Jim Kanagy, M.S. in Chemistry ’73 discuss their careers, their experiences at Tufts, and advice for current graduate students.

Wind turbines in the water
New Master's Degree in Offshore Wind Energy Engineering

Tufts will offer the nation’s first graduate program dedicated to engineering for offshore wind power.

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From Tufts to Your Career

Abhishek Verma, a student in Tufts' Diversity and Inclusion Leadership M.A. program, at an on campus event From Tufts to Diversity and Inclusion Leadership

Before coming to Tufts, Abhishek Verma, a student in the Diversity and Inclusion Leadership master’s program, was an HR professional looking to broaden his experience in the field. Now he’s working with Tufts Chief Diversity Officer on diversity and inclusion initiatives across campus.

Ph.D. candidate Joanne Lin in the CLIC building at Tufts University From Tufts to Teaching Code

As a doctoral student in Mathematics, Joanne Lin developed deep interests in coding, data science, and teaching that are shaping her future career choices and are making an impact on programming at Tufts.

Amanda Strawhacker works with local children on a research study at the Boston Museum of Science From Tufts to STEM Advocate

Tufts Ph.D. candidate Amanda Strawhacker is helping to develop a tool to foster a love for science, technology, engineering and math in young children

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Tufts Now

Jul 18, 2019

How a Tufts program is enriching the lives of young students around the nation

Jul 16, 2019

Careful and sensitive restoration of sacred monuments is critical, says Christina Maranci, Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Professor of Armenian Art and Architectural History

Jul 8, 2019

Three takeaways from Professor of Psychology Aniruddh Patel about his new study on Snowball, a parrot that creates spontaneous—and diverse—dance movements

Jun 27, 2019

Professor and Chair at the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development Marina Umaschi Bers argues that summer vacation is an important time to learn valuable lessons not always taught in school

Jun 25, 2019

Psychology professor Lisa Shin explains how PTSD affects its many sufferers, and how research might help predict who is most likely to get it

Jun 18, 2019

Biology professor Michael Levin and computer science professor Matthias Scheutz are among thirty-three nationally in finals for the NSF’s 2026 Idea Machine

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Tufts In the News

Jul 9, 2019

Professor of Psychology Ani Patel is senior author of new collaborative research finding that improvisation of movement to music is not uniquely human. Patel studied a sulphur-crested cockatoo named Snowball who spontaneously created as many as 14 different dance moves on his own. Additional Coverage: New York Times, The Washington PostThe AtlanticCNNThe Boston GlobeBBC NewsGuardian NewsWBURCBC Radio

Jul 7, 2019

Psychology Today Blog
Occupational therapy postdoctoral scholar Satia Adele Marotta and Keren Ladin, assistant professor of occupational therapy, led new research finding bias against single and divorced people (as compared to married individuals) during organ transplant listing evaluations.  

Jul 4, 2019

Traffic Technology Today
In this video segment, Julian Agyeman, professor of urban and environmental policy and planning, discusses how cities can use technology to make mobility more inclusive and create better livelihoods for all. 

Jul 4, 2019

Chemical & Engineering News
The School of Engineering's Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos and Charles Skyes, professor of chemistry, are this year's winners of the American Chemical Society's Catalysis Lectureship for the Advancement of Catalytic Science. 

Jul 1, 2019

Boston Globe Magazine
Research by Justin Hollander, A96, professor in the Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning, is cited as part of this article about Boston City Hall. 

Jul 1, 2019

The Gay & Lesbian Review 
Laurence Senelick
, Fletcher Professor of Oratory, Department of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies, has written this article about the historical figure Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac.

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