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The confrontations with Iran have far more to do with domestic U.S. politics than they do with any intention to go to war, says a Tufts expert
In Lebanon, Layth Sidiq taught not just melodies but musical traditions to young students
Clinical trials at Cummings School seek to improve the treatments and prognosis for pets—and hopefully someday children—battling osteosarcoma
Christopher Sedore brings extensive experience in higher education.
John Casey, who won his 750th game this spring, is selected as American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame inductee.
Michelle Nguyen, A22, talks about growing up different and her love of learning.
Javier Rincon, E19, whose parents are immigrants, came to Tufts as an undergraduate after serving almost a decade in the Marines.
Rachel Kyte, a visionary leader on climate change, describes her hopes for the school.
Walter Bentson, SMFA campus security officer, talks about his job and the people he meets.
Michael Tutt, M88, employs traditional and western practices to heal his community.
An admissions professional with wide experience, he comes to Tufts from Swarthmore.