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Statue of Jumbo the Elephant on Tufts campus.
Introducing the Mentor Collective

Master's students Jiyoung Song and Wanjin Wu share the impact that the Mentor Collective has had on their experiences.

Aerial view of Tufts campus
New faculty join School of Engineering

The School of Engineering welcomed six new full-time faculty members this fall, with another two arriving in 2018.

Cassandra Donatelli, Ph.D. student in Biology, is the new President of the Graduate Student Council at Tufts University
Meet Your GSC President

Cassandra Donatelli, 4th year Ph.D. student in Biology, is the new President of the Graduate Student Council (GSC).

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From Tufts to Your Career

Harjinder Singh with his guitar in Tufts World Music Room. From Tufts to New Grooves

Harjinder Singh, master’s student in Ethnomusicology, explores music and dance traditions around the world

Pinals From Tufts to 5G

Tufts electrical engineering professor Mai Vu and Ph.D. student Lisa Pinals are making the next generation of cellular networks faster, clearer and more power efficient.

From Tufts to Tomorrow's Classroom

Eliot-Pearson’s Christine McWayne and Jayanthi Mistry, and their Ph.D. students unite teachers and parents for a new kind of preschool experience. 

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Tufts Now

Sep 19, 2017

At inaugural symposium of Allen Discovery Center at Tufts, scientists consider “dark matter of biology,” including possibility of regenerating limbs and organs, preventing birth defects and cancer. 

Aug 7, 2017

Associate Professor of Mathematics Moon Duchin started the Metric Geometry Gerrymandering Group, which is hosting a workshop on cutting-edge math research to help make political systems fairer.

Jul 10, 2017

Inspired by a beloved history professor, Gerald Gill, an interactive map catalogs African-American historical sites at Tufts and nearby

Jun 27, 2017

President Monaco pledges to support and protect past, present and future international students and faculty

Jun 27, 2017

Members of the Tufts community share their favorites in fiction, nonfiction and poetry

Jun 16, 2017

Ten video presentations by students, faculty and alumni cover everything from teaching justice to humanizing science

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Tufts In the News

Sep 7, 2017
Smithsonian Magazine
Biology Professor Michael Romero comments on a study of the link between mouse lemurs' response to stress and their survival.


Aug 21, 2017
New York Times
Associate Professor of Sociology Sarah Sobieraj is quoted in this article on the apparent normalization of ideas that were once widely thought to be outside the realm of acceptable behavior and speech.


Aug 17, 2017
National Public Radio
Mathematics Professor Moon Duchin is combating gerrymandering with geometry.


Aug 17, 2017

The Economist
Economics Professor Margaret McMillan collaborated on a study following unique economic development models of African countries.

Aug 10, 2017

Tufts University is among the top institutions in the world for influencing innovation, according to an analysis published as a supplement to Nature, a leading science journal.

Jul 24, 2017
The Atlantic
Economics Assistant Professor Kelsey Jack is quoted in this article about the concept of paying low-income villagers to refrain from chopping down trees in an effort to stop deforestation.


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