• Portrait of Umuhire Ntabana
    The Examined Life
    Love Will Triumph

    Buoyed by faith and the kindness of others, Umuhire Ntabana built a new life after the Rwandan genocide. Now a third-year dental student at Tufts, she plans to care for people in underserved communities.

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    Health and Wellness
    The Case for Teaching

    There’s great joy in guiding aspiring dentists in the classroom and clinic. But as an alarming number of graying instructors head toward retirement, dental schools need to do better at getting that message across.

  • Primary Care Meets cover image
    Health and Wellness
    Primary Care Meets Dentist Chairs

    New research by a School of Dental Medicine associate professor explores expanding the scope of dental practice.


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    World View
    Force of Nature

    Inside Cristiana Paşca Palmer's desperate fight to slow the global wave of plant and animal extinctions—before it's too late. 

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