Tufts University

Editorial | Continued support for Tufts football

Nov 19th, 2013

It’s not hard to find someone at Tufts who has never been to a football game. Given that this year marks the third consecutive winless season for the team, this shouldn’t necessarily come as a surprise. The student body as a whole — especially freshmen…

Women’s Cross Country | Jumbos earn bid for NCAA Championship with fourth-place finish at Regionals

Nov 19th, 2013

The women’s cross country team placed fourth at the NCAA Regional Championship meet on Saturday in Goreham, Maine, earning a bid for the National Championship for the first time since 2011.

Men’s Basketball | Tufts starts season with victory at Chuck Resler Tournament

Nov 19th, 2013

The men’s basketball team came away as tournament champions from its season-opening Chuck Resler Tournament, but more importantly, substantiated the towering expectations for a team fighting to solidify its core.

Women’s Basketball | Jumbos bring home tournament victory, start season 2-0

Nov 19th, 2013

Women’s basketball stormed out of the gate this weekend in Rochester, N.Y., winning the 2013 Chuck Resler Tournament with victories over Baldwin Wallace and Rochester.

Football | Long road to recovery for Tufts football

Nov 19th, 2013

Every Monday at 11 a.m., head football coach Jay Civetti makes the walk from his office in the Steve Tisch Sports and Fitness Center to the Of…

Album Review | Mat Zo experiments on innovative ‘Damage Control’

Nov 19th, 2013

Originally a drum and bass artist, English producer Mat Zo has been a significant presence in trance and progressive house music for the past few years. First discovered in 2007, he was soon taken unde…

Book Review | ‘Violent Death’ is modern, emotive

Nov 19th, 2013

Although it falls into Amazon’s “Love Poems” category, Heiko Julien’s “I Am Ready To Die a Violent Death” seems to deserve a more general cla…

Restaurant Review | Dirty Water Dough Co. a proven hit

Nov 19th, 2013

Dirty Water Dough Company — a new, innovative pizza joint — has opened its doors at 222 Newbury Street. At its grand opening on Saturday, the restaurant debuted a menu of unexpected, locally inspired pies, handing out free slices to Bostonians and tour…

‘No Shave November’ furthers awareness of cancer, Relay for Life

Nov 19th, 2013

Halfway through November, many male students have put their razors to rest to participate in the first “No Shave November” contest held by Tufts Relay for Life (Tufts RFL). The contest is a play on th…

OP-ED | Preparing for peace

Nov 19th, 2013

Jeremy Ben-Ami, the president and founder of J Street, the pro-Israel, pro-peace national organization, spoke last week to a group of students about America’s role in the recent peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians. J Street aims to change the…

Men’s Cross Country | Jumbos place fourth, qualify for NCAA Nationals

Nov 18th, 2013

The No. 11 men’s cross country team traveled back to the University of Southern Maine, the site of its first invitational of the season, to compete for a spot in the national championships at the NCAA Div. III New England…

Field Hockey | Jumbos’ road to second-consecutive championship ended with last-second goal

Nov 18th, 2013

The defending national champions and sixth-ranked field hockey team did not recapture the fairytale ending it had hoped for Saturday, falling to No. 3 Salisbury University 1-0 on a heart-wrenching final-minute goal. For t…

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