Tufts partners with America’s largest cleantech startup incubator

Tufts and Greentown Labs announced the adoption of an agreement on Sept. 7, signifying their commitment to collaboration, according to Director of Tufts Institute of the Environment (TIE) Linda Abriola.  Greentown Labs, located in Somerville, a group of entrepreneurs that supports clean tech startups and provides lab space and resources to member companies, according to its website. Greentown Labs Chief Executive Officer Emily Reichert […]

Men’s Soccer: Jumbos remain undefeated ahead of trio of conference away games

The stifling defense of the Tufts men’s soccer team remained the theme this past weekend, as it continued its unbeaten streak with a 0–0 double-overtime tie against Conn. College on Saturday afternoon and a 2–0 victory against Trinity the following day. The Jumbos still have yet to concede a goal all season. The weekend results brought the […]

Men’s Tennis: Five newcomers to face their first match this weekend

Blasting music and popping serves at 8 a.m. on Wednesday at the Voute Tennis Courts, the Tufts men’s tennis team prepares for the start of its fall season this weekend at the Middlebury Invitational. The team was supposed to start the season on Sept. 15 at the MIT Invitational, but Tufts ended up not taking part. Under the […]

At first Prison Initiative event, Yale Law professor analyzes roots of mass incarceration

James Forman Jr., a professor at Yale Law School, spoke about his recent book “Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America,” at Alumnae Lounge last night. Approximately 60 people attended the talk, which was followed by a question and answer session and book signing. The talk was the first major event organized by […]

Football: Jumbos seek to clip Cardinals’ wings

After securing a 35–28 overtime victory in the home opener against the Hamilton Continentals (0–1), the Tufts football team (1–0) travels to Middletown, Conn. to play the Wesleyan Cardinals (0–1). Last season, the Jumbos scored two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to secure a dramatic 17–14 comeback win against the Cardinals. This game, like last […]

Weekender: TUTV’s ‘Legend’ is centuries in the making

Monday marked the long-awaited release of “Legend” (2017), Tufts University Television’s (TUTV) latest and largest-ever project. All eight episodes of the web series, which reimagine the characters of the medieval legends of Arthurian Britain as modern-day students at Camelot University, became available to stream on YouTube on Monday morning. For senior Kristin Tomecek, the writer-creator of “Legend,” it was the […]