Tufts Now

Jul 23, 2018

Researchers at the School of Engineering have developed magnetic elastomeric composites that move in different ways when exposed to light.

Jul 19, 2018

The current requirement for social support disproportionately affects people of color, low-income, and rural patients according to research conducted by Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy Keren Ladin and colleagues at the School of Medicine. 

Jul 16, 2018

Students learn to do the math to counter gerrymandering in this summer's Voting Rights Data Institute. 

Jul 6, 2018

A team of engineers led by Tufts University has developed a prototype bandage designed to actively monitor the condition of chronic wounds and deliver appropriate drug treatments to improve the chances of healing.

Jul 5, 2018

Tufts alum Ayman Halaseh, EG15, volunteers to bring technology and engineering education to Syrian refugee children in Jordan.

Jun 27, 2018
Tufts University is one of the most inventive universities in the world, according to a new ranking compiled by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) and the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO). The ranking is based on patents granted in the United States during 2017. 


Jun 21, 2018

A noted researcher and activist, Zella Luria taught psychology at Tufts for forty years. 

Jun 18, 2018

Reusing abandoned properties can transform those spaces—and whole cities, says Associate Professor of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning Justin Hollander.

Jun 13, 2018

Many carefully designed features led to the exclusive LEED Gold energy-efficiency rating.

Jun 11, 2018
OPEC and Russia say they are trying to boost oil prices by lowering production, but the real reasons for the current price increase lie elsewhere says Professor of Economics Gilbert Metcalf