Tufts In the News

Jun 3, 2016

Communication of the ACM
Computer Science Professor Matthias Scheutz discusses the difficulties of building a robot that understands morals.

Jun 1, 2016

Chicago Reader
Art and Art History Associate Professor Daniel M. Abramson has a new book about architectural marvels that have been razed to make way for new construction.


May 30, 2016

The Conversation
Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Eric Miller writes this piece on the power of computational innovation, and references the invention of the CAT scan by Allan Cormack and Professor Sergio Fantini's work on infrared diagnostics.

May 27, 2016

Huffington Post
English Professor Lisa Lowe is quoted from her work on the impact of colonialism on narratives.

May 25, 2016

The Conversation
Laura Gee
, assistant professor of economics, writes about her research on the impact that social networks can have on job searches.

May 19, 2016

Wall Street Journal
Tufts research demonstrated silk coatings can help keep perishable fruit fresh for longer.

May 16, 2016

New Yorker
Psychology Professor Sam Sommers co-authored a new book on the psychology of sports.

May 16, 2016

Associated Press
Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning  Professor Emeritus James Jennings discusses how criminal legislation has turned drugs from a health issue to a legal issue in black and Latino communities.

May 16, 2016

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Tufts researchers in Child Study and Human Development are studying the impact of tablets on improving literacy in the developing world.

May 12, 2016

National Geographic
Biology Professor Michael Reed is concerned about the future of the red knot shorebird.