Tufts Now

Apr 13, 2017

Annual competition celebrates innovation and entrepreneurship across Tufts community

Apr 11, 2017

The topics range from philosophy to fiction, plus music

Mar 15, 2017

Film and TV writer and producer is among seven honorary degree recipients

Mar 8, 2017

A newborn crying is a sign of spirit and indomitable energy, said Calvin Gidney, an associate professor in the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development.

Mar 6, 2017

Tufts embraced the mighty pachyderm as its mascot more than a century ago. Now the university is rallying to save his species from extinction, and our journalists visit a sanctuary in Kenya that rescues the babies.

Feb 28, 2017

Marian Wright Edelman, founder of the Children’s Defense Fund, urges Tufts audience to speak up to protect the social safety net.

Feb 27, 2017

Researchers at Tufts University's School of Engineering have developed a new bioinspired technique that transforms silk protein into complex materials that are easily programmable at the nano-, micro- and macro-scales as well as ultralight and robust.

Feb 15, 2017

When you read a book, the experience is both intellectual and physical, says John Lurz, an assistant professor of English, who writes about the experience of reading in his latest book.

Feb 14, 2017

Tufts exhibitions compel audiences to think about oceans in new ways

Feb 9, 2017

Biology Ph.D. candidate Rachael Bonoan's research shows that honey bees are fine-tuned to know what minerals the colony may lack and proactively seek out nutrients in conjunction with the season