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Zainab Johnson
Fostering Belonging Among Graduate Students

The GSAS Community Fellows work to build an inclusive community for students of color and underrepresented students at GSAS. 

Ballou Hall in the fall
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Affirms Commitment to Dismantling Racism

GSAS outlines its plan to strengthen support of diversity, inclusion, and equity. 

Uella Rodriquez and A. Sheree Brown
A Conversation with a Current Museum Studies Student and an Alumna

Current History and Museum Studies M.A. student Uella Rodriquez and A. Sheree Brown, M.A. in History and Museum Studies '03, discuss their experience receiving Cummings Collection Fellowships to complete an assessment of the Royall House and Slave Quarters' collection.

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From Tufts to Your Career

Nelson Butten, a student in the MPP program From Tufts to Building Effective Public Policy

Nelson Butten, a second-year student in the Master’s in Public Policy program and the Director of Community, Family, and Student Engagement at Lawrence Public Schools, is helping to build policy that positively impacts his community of Lawrence, MA.

Hallie Selinger, Museum Education M.A. student, at the ICA Boston From Tufts to Museum Educator

Hallie Selinger is a student in the Museum Education M.A. program and is also a visitor experience manager at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston. 

Portrait of Roan Gideon From Tufts to Renewable Energy

Roan Gideon, M.S. student in Offshore Wind Energy Engineering, is studying how to increase the global clean energy supply.

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Tufts Now

Dec 16, 2020

In a Tell Me More podcast, Tufts experts, including several A&S faculty, talk about the wonders of renewal, from animals that regrow body parts to people who rise from tragedy.

Dec 16, 2020

An expert in environmental chemistry, Kenny taught at Tufts for almost 40 years.

Dec 3, 2020

Tufts organized meals for students staying on campus over Thanksgiving, with help from local restaurants. 

Nov 30, 2020

New research from Steve Cicala, assistant professor, Department of Economics, examines the phenomenon of increased residential electric usage as more people worked remotely and avoided community activities in 2020.

Nov 19, 2020

Gilbert Metcalf, professor of economics, is lead researcher on the Center for State Policy Analysis at Tisch College's new report which estimates the potential impact of the Transportation Climate Initiative.

Nov 6, 2020

A new cross-school initiative at Tufts aims to change how we teach data science in STEM and non-STEM disciplines alike. 

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Tufts In the News

Dec 17, 2020

The New York Times
Tama Leventhal
, Professor, Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development, is quoted in this article offering guidance to young adults who move back to their parents' homes.

Dec 15, 2020

The Conversation
Christina Maranci
, Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Professor of Armenian Art and Architecture, pens this piece about medieval Armenian monuments that are at risk of being destroyed in the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh region.

Dec 15, 2020

Science
Elizabeth Crone
, professor, Department of Biology, is quoted in this article about the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision to exclude monarch butterflies from its endangered species list. 

Dec 15, 2020

Science News
Eliot-Pearson researchers are among collaborators on a new study finding that reading and learning computer code activates the general-purpose network within the brain. 

Dec 11, 2020

WGBH
In this "Under the Radar" segment, Laura Gee, assoicate professor, Department of Economics, discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting charitable giving in the U.S. this year.

Dec 9, 2020

Apollo Magazine
Christina Maranci
, Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Professor of Armenian Art and Architecture, discusses the significance of some of themedieval Armenian monuments that are at risk of being destroyed.

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