Tufts Now

Nov 14, 2017

Tufts University is a Grand Challenges Explorations winner, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.  Charlie Mace, assistant professor of chemistry, will pursue research that could potentially revolutionize the way blood samples are analyzed and stored in the field.

Nov 13, 2017

The SMFA annual art sale, with works by both students and established artists, opens November 16. 

Nov 9, 2017

Associate Professor of Economics Melissa McInerney is quantifying Medicaid participation rates among low-income seniors, and the policy implications could be huge.

Nov 1, 2017

Dina Deitsch is relishing her new role as director and chief curator for Tufts University Art Galleries—and helping bring the university’s arts communities together

Oct 13, 2017

Interdisciplinary space to serve as hub of innovation, research and collaboration

Sep 29, 2017

Professor of Child Study and Human Development Marina Umaschi Bers explains how coding can be a playground that allows children to become producers, and not merely consumers, of technology. 

Sep 25, 2017

Tufts researchers demonstrate, and then rescue, muscle and nerve defects caused by removing brains of day-old frog embryos; reveal earliest known example of brain-body interface

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.

Aug 4, 2017

In "The Body Papers," Lecturer in English Grace Talusan tackles the trauma of violence, illness and the immigrant experience.