tufts universitytufts magazine issue homepage
contact us back issues related links
features think tank planet tufts newswire the big day departments

cover story


Dragon Systems, the firm started by Janet MacIver Baker, J69, and her husband, Jim, cracked one of the most intractable problems in computing-speech recognition. Then, just as the business was poised to grow worldwide, the Bakers watched as its new parent company went bust, taking all of their technology, employees, and money with it. BY MICHAEL BLANDING

Downton Abbeys

Upstairs, downstairs, and all around the great country houses of England, a historian immerses himself in an ordered world now faded. by hugh howard, A74

other Features L.A. Makeover, In the Company of Animals

Think Tank Guest Thinker: Balancing sports and academics, The Human Animal: Beauty’s archetypes, Scholar at Large: The false tranquility of 1912, Negotiating Life: Making the deal come true

Departments Newswire, Planet Tufts, Letters, Creations, Doers’ Profiles, The Big Day, Afterimage
  © 2012 Tufts University Tufts Publications, 80 George St., Medford, MA 02155