Engineering prof. lauded for advancing women in science

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Karen Panetta this month received the Anita Borg Women of Vision Award in recognition of her work in engineering education, particularly for her encouragement of female engineers. Panetta is the first Tufts faculty member to receive this award, according to Jerri Barrett, Vice President of Marketing for the Anita […]

Tufts alum Chadwick Matlin dishes on the final season of ‘Lost’

After six seasons on the airwaves, the worldwide television phenomenon “Lost” is currently in the middle of its final season. Tufts alumnus and blogger Chadwick Matlin (LA ’07) writes about this complex show in his weekly column on As an undergrad, Matlin brought “Lost” into academia by co-teaching an Experimental College course centered on […]

In its final season, ‘Lost’ promises to answer questions and tie up loose ends

Since last May, fans of ABC’s serial drama “Lost” have been waiting anxiously for the arrival of its sixth and final season. After Season Five’s dramatic “fade to white” ending, viewers were left without any knowledge of what happened to the characters they loved, having to wait out the time between the two seasons in […]