Hot off the Press | October 1, 2013

Welcome to October! Already?

IN NEWS: Dean of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine Deborah Kochevar was awarded the Lesbian and Gay Veterinary Medical Association (LGVMA)’s Leadership Award on July 21 for her efforts to promote diversity and inclusion in the veterinary field.

IN FEATURES: Tufts’ Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO) is working to break down the barriers that deter so many students from starting to explore science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields at a young age.

IN ARTS: On his new album, “From Here to Now to You,” Jack Johnson manages to put the perfect amount of spin on his classic acoustic sound to keep things interesting. In a recent interview with Billboard Magazine, Johnson claims he hasn’t intentionally tried for these subtle changes — instead, his music develops somewhat spontaneously.

IN SPORTS: The Tufts women’s cross county team continued its strong start to the season by winning the Bowdoin Invitational Meet on Saturday.