Arts and Sciences News
The Collective Futures Fund, administered by Tufts University Art Galleries, has announced the inaugural recipients of grants for visual artists and artist-run activity in the Greater Boston area for public art and collaborative projects, totaling $80,000 in awards.
Lorgia García Peña is the new Mellon Associate Professor in the Department of Studies in Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora; Amy Lischko is a new Professor of the Practice in the Department of Community Health; and Lawrence Uricchio is the new Youniss Family Assistant Professor of Innovation in the Department of Biology.
An outstanding group of faculty will join A&S for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Using fundamental calculations of molecular interactions, they created a catalyst with 100% selectivity in producing propylene, a key precursor to plastics and fabric manufacturing.
Need a good read? Tufts faculty, staff, and alumni share their favorite books—timely and classic.
Jack and Jan Derby’s philanthropy names the Derby Entrepreneurship Center at Tufts and creates a lasting legacy for a popular teacher and former director of the innovation hub.
Working unpredictable hours boosts your risk for chronic disease, and affects women more than men, says a new study by Mary Davis, associate professor, Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning.
Molly Laliberty, A22, is selected as IWLCA DIII women’s lacrosse goalie of the year.
From selling scrubs in parking lots to trading her company’s shares on Wall Street, Trina Spear, A05, is shaping the future of female entrepreneurship and the medical apparel industry.