Tufts In the News

Jul 27, 2018

90.9 WBUR
SMFA's Jeannie Simms curates the new exhibition "Resistant Currents," which features artists exploring "national migration policies, notions of assimilation, citizenship and national identity."


Jul 26, 2018

BBC Radio 4
Professor of History Ayesha Jalal joins BBC Radio to discuss the history of Pakistani politics.

Jul 11, 2018

Big Red & Shiny
Professor of the Practice at SMFA Danielle Abrams discusses her performance art and teaching practices with SMFA alumna Chelsea Coon.

Jul 3, 2018

A team of Tufts researchers from the School of Engineering and the Friedman School of Nutrition and Policy is developing an artificial intelligence incorporated with computer vision techniques to report nutrient intake.

Jul 2, 2018

The New York Times
SMFA Dean Nancy Bauer co-authors this commentary on the life and influence of American philosopher Stanley Cavell.

Jun 27, 2018

Business Mirror
Sara Lewis, professor of biology, is quoted in this article about the annual appearance of synchronous fireflies in North America. 

Jun 26, 2018

Ph.D. student Vasanth Sarathy theorizes about the role the environment plays in real world problem-solving. 

Jun 25, 2018

National Geographic
Professor of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning Sheldon Krimsky comments on the complexities behind the controversial use of DNA samples to reunite migrant children with biological family members. 

Jun 25, 2018

Big Think
Professor of Psychology Aniruddh Patel comments on new research suggesting that musical training, specifically on piano, leads to improved word discrimination among kindergarteners. 

Jun 22, 2018

The Conversation
English Professor Christina Sharpe and visual and conceptual artist Lorna Simpson discuss the artist’s work exploring race, gender and identity. Simpson recently received the SMFA Medal for “creative excellence in visual art, art history and arts advocacy.”