2 hours ago

The Year in Photographs 2017

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    The Year in Photographs 2017
    Throughout the year, Tufts photographers roam the Medford/Somerville, Boston, and Grafton campuses, documenting the people and places that define the university. They photograph the arrival of new students in the fall to the graduation of the senior classes in the spring, and everythign in between.
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8 hours ago

It's Sunday Sundae time! What was the best ic...

It's Sunday Sundae time! What was the best ice cream creation you ever made at Dewick?

    Tufts Alumni
    It's Sunday Sundae time! What was the best ice cream creation you ever made at Dewick?
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10 hours ago

Losing a pet or being a caregiver for a very ...

Losing a pet or being a caregiver for a very sick animal takes an emotional toll. The veterinary social worker at the Cummings School at Tufts can help.

    Cummings Veterinary Medicine | The Grief Counselor Is In
    Three questions for Eric Richman, Cummings School's first veterinary social worker. By Genevieve Rajewski After a 25-year career as a clinical social worker in Boston area teaching hospitals, Eric Richman in May joined Cummings School as its first veterinary social worker. What does a veterinary social worker do?
    http://sites.tufts.edu

17 hours ago

Today's restaurant menus are filled with uniq...

Today's restaurant menus are filled with unique dishes like foraged and fermented foods. But are they safe to eat? Tufts' Benjamin Wolfe comments in the Boston Globe.

    Are chefs trying to kill us? - The Boston Globe
    cto-fermented farm vegetables. House-cured prosciutto. Wild mushroom tortellini. To most diners, it simply sounds like a meal at Trendy Area Restaurant Du Jour. To others, it sounds like an accident waiting to happen. Are chefs trying to kill us?
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

36 hours ago

Causes you can contribute to this holiday sea...

Causes you can contribute to this holiday season through crowdfunding: - Tufts Electric Racing - Refugees in Town - TUSM Global Health Elective in Nicaragua - Tufts Mountain Club - Design for Emerging Markets Trip - European Center Scholarships Make a JUMBO impact this holiday! ๐Ÿ˜

    Tufts University | Give
    Your support will enable us to build all electric, formula-style race car and compete at the Formula Hybrid Competition in New Hampshire.
    https://crowdfund.tufts.edu

41 hours ago

Holiday movie at Tufts! Tomorrow, Sunday, Dec...

Holiday movie at Tufts! Tomorrow, Sunday, December 17 at 3pm join us for "The Polar Express" at Tufts!

    Tufts University
    Holiday movie at Tufts! Tomorrow, Sunday, December 17 at 3pm join us for "The Polar Express" at Tufts!
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2 days ago

Early Decision 1 decisions are now available!...

Early Decision 1 decisions are now available! Welcome to Tufts Class of 2022!! #Tufts2022 ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽ‰

    Tufts University
    Early Decision 1 decisions are now available! Welcome to Tufts Class of 2022!! #Tufts2022 ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽ‰
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2 days ago

As many students are beginning to leave for b...

As many students are beginning to leave for break, we want to wish everyone a happy holiday season from all of us at TIE!

    Tufts Institute of the Environment
    As many students are beginning to leave for break, we want to wish everyone a happy holiday season from all of us at TIE!
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2 days ago

Tufts University added 6 new photos.

Last night we dedicated the new Michael Jaharis Jr. Anatomy Laboratory at the School of Medicine! http://now.tufts.edu/articles/new-anatomy-lab-opens

    Tufts University
    Last night we dedicated the new Michael Jaharis Jr. Anatomy Laboratory at the School of Medicine! http://now.tufts.edu/articles/new-anatomy-lab-opens
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2 days ago

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๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โš•๏ธ

    Tufts Alumni
    ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โš•๏ธ
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2 days ago

After Hurricane Maria, Tufts alum Michelle Ra...

After Hurricane Maria, Tufts alum Michelle Ramirez worked from her apartment in New York to send medical relief supplies to Puerto Rico.

    Boxes Full of Hope
    It has been nearly three months since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico on September 20, crippling infrastructure and leaving people all across the island without power or water. As the government continues to work to restore essential services, Tufts Now reached out to three alumni born and raised in Puerto Rico, to learn how the hurricane impacted their lives and how they have pitched in to offer relief.
    https://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

New Anatomy Lab Opens

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    New Anatomy Lab Opens
    Things just got a lot brighter for Tufts medical students. No longer will they have to practice dissection in a windowless, cramped basement: Today marks the opening of the new light-filled, state-of-the-art Michael Jaharis Jr. Anatomy Laboratory-the Michael J. Anatomy Lab, for short.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

Tufts Dining added 12 new photos.

We hope Hanukkah Dinner got you in the holiday spirit! Good luck with finals! Photos by Ray Bernoff '18

    Tufts Dining
    We hope Hanukkah Dinner got you in the holiday spirit! Good luck with finals! Photos by Ray Bernoff '18
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3 days ago

Looking for a summer opportunity? Check out t...

Looking for a summer opportunity? Check out the Tisch Summer Fellows program from our partners at the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life: https://tischcollege.tufts.edu/education/tisch-summer-fellows

    Tisch Summer Fellows
    The Tisch Summer Fellows (TSF) program offers substantive internships that allow Tufts students to gain real-world skills, grow their networks, and explore career paths while building stronger communities on a local, national, or international level. TSF fellowships are available for undergraduate, graduate, and professional school students.
    https://tischcollege.tufts.edu

3 days ago

Curious about bitcoin? Tufts' Bhaskar Chakrav...

Curious about bitcoin? Tufts' Bhaskar Chakravorti demystifies the digital currency.

    Bitcoin Mania Explained
    The digital cash known as bitcoin has soared in value this year, and earlier this week investors bet positively on a new financial product based on it.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

After the hurricane, alum Michelle Ramirez le...

After the hurricane, alum Michelle Ramirez led an effort from her apartment in New York to send medical relief supplies to Puerto Rico

    Boxes Full of Hope
    It has been nearly three months since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico on September 20, crippling infrastructure and leaving people all across the island without power or water. As the government continues to work to restore essential services, Tufts Now reached out to three alumni born and raised in Puerto Rico, to learn how the hurricane impacted their lives and how they have pitched in to offer relief.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

Have you purchased your tickets for Tufts Ene...

Have you purchased your tickets for Tufts Energy Conference yet? Find the agenda here, and information on how to register: http://tuftsenergyconference.com/agenda.html

    Agenda
    Tufts Energy Conference 2018 Agenda Transforming Outlooks Into Realities FRIDAY FEBRUARY 2nd: 12:30 - 7:30pm Unpacking the Energy Toolbox Registration 12:30 - 1:00pm Hall of Flags Opening...
    http://tuftsenergyconference.com

3 days ago

Tufts University added 8 new photos.

Seniors at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts showcased their art at Open Studio Day. Read more: http://now.tufts.edu/articles/works-progress

    Tufts University
    Seniors at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts showcased their art at Open Studio Day. Read more: http://now.tufts.edu/articles/works-progress
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3 days ago

Bitcoin Mania Explained

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    Bitcoin Mania Explained
    The digital cash known as bitcoin has soared in value this year, and earlier this week investors bet positively on a new financial product based on it.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

Medical Innovator Douglas J. Marchant, A47, M51, Dies

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    Medical Innovator Douglas J. Marchant, A47, M51, Dies
    Douglas Jeffery Marchant, A47, M51, who forever changed the medical world's approach to women with breast disease, died on October 9 at the age of 91. A professor emeritus in obstetrics and gynecology and surgery, Marchant taught at the School of Medicine for 35 years and is credited with an important innovation in medical care for women: one of the first multidisciplinary breast health centers in the United States.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

It's exam time! Where was your favorite study...

It's exam time! Where was your favorite study spot at Tufts?

    Tufts Alumni
    It's exam time! Where was your favorite study spot at Tufts?
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4 days ago

Need a study break? Come to Hanukkah Dinner T...

Need a study break? Come to Hanukkah Dinner TOMORROW in Carmichael and Dewick! You don't want to miss out on Matzo Ball Soup, Potato Latkes, New York Style Cheesecake, and more!! You know it will be delicious!

    Tufts Dining
    Need a study break? Come to Hanukkah Dinner TOMORROW in Carmichael and Dewick! You don't want to miss out on Matzo Ball Soup, Potato Latkes, New York Style Cheesecake, and more!! You know it will be...
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4 days ago

Works in Progress

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    Works in Progress
    Becoming an artist can be solitary pursuit, but for students in the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts, it's also important to engage with other people and talk about their ideas and their work. That's the idea behind the school's annual Open Studio Day, for students in the Senior Thesis Program.
    http://now.tufts.edu

4 days ago

Danielle Weisberg, A08, didnโ€™t see news media...

Danielle Weisberg, A08, didnโ€™t see news media reaching millennial women like herself. So she cofounded theSkimm, the wildly successful newsletter that speaks their language. Learn More

    Pure and Skimmple | Tufts Magazine
    When people leave their jobs, it's usually because they're unhappy, overworked, or underpaid. That wasn't the case for Danielle Weisberg. She loved her job at NBC News, and was doing exactly what she imagined as an aspiring journalist at Tufts. But she had an idea, and a friend willing to take the leap with her.
    https://tuftsmagazine.com

4 days ago

Boxes Full of Hope

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    Boxes Full of Hope
    It has been nearly three months since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico on September 20, crippling infrastructure and leaving people all across the island without power or water. As the government continues to work to restore essential services, Tufts Now reached out to three alumni born and raised in Puerto Rico, to learn how the hurricane impacted their lives and how they have pitched in to offer relief.
    http://now.tufts.edu

4 days ago

Thank you to our partners at Greentown Labs f...

Thank you to our partners at Greentown Labs for the opportunity to tour your facilities! Earlier this month, students and staff from Environmental Studies Program, Tufts University enjoyed their tour with our Tufts-Greentown Liaison, Benny. Read about Greentown and our other partners on our website here: http://environment.tufts.edu/about-us/partners/

    Tufts Institute of the Environment
    Thank you to our partners at Greentown Labs for the opportunity to tour your facilities! Earlier this month, students and staff from Environmental Studies Program, Tufts University enjoyed their tour...
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4 days ago

EXCLUSIVE ANALYSIS: Role of young voters in Alabama U.S. Senate race

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    EXCLUSIVE ANALYSIS: Role of young voters in Alabama U.S. Senate race
    MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Dec. 13, 2017) - Youth turnout in yesterday's special U.S. Senate election in Alabama is estimated to be 23 percent, according to youth vote experts from the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement (CIRCLE), the preeminent, non-partisan research center on youth engagement at Tufts University's Jonathan M.
    http://now.tufts.edu

4 days ago

Research from CIRCLE shows young people had a...

Research from CIRCLE shows young people had an estimated turnout rate of 23% and a decisive preference for Democratic candidate Doug Jones, contributing to Jonesโ€™ win over Roy Moore in Alabama.

    CIRCLE " 23% of Youth Vote in Alabama, Propel Doug Jones to Victory
    Young people made their voices heard in yesterday's Senate special election in Alabama with an estimated turnout rate of 23% and a decisive preference for Democratic candidate Doug Jones, contributing to Jones' win over Roy Moore in a close election with a margin of victory of 21,000 votes.
    https://civicyouth.org

4 days ago

The Evaptainer, created by alumni Quang Truon...

The Evaptainer, created by alumni Quang Truong and Serena Taylor, will bring much-needed refrigeration to the developing world.

    Keeping Cool | Tufts Magazine
    During an entrepreneurship course in 2013, Quang Truong's professor posed a lofty challenge: Come up with an idea that can help one billion people. With a background in agricultural development work for nonprofits, Truong, F15, immediately thought of food spoilage, a problem in developing countries where refrigeration can be scarce.
    https://tuftsmagazine.com

4 days ago

An image taken by Tufts biomedical engineers ...

An image taken by Tufts biomedical engineers won an award in the Foundation of American Societies for Experimental Biologyโ€™s BioArt competition! The teamโ€™s winning image, โ€œWhite fat cells in a mouse,โ€ was based on their research into fat metabolism.

    Understanding fat metabolism
    A team of researchers, including Ph.D. student Dimitra Pouli and Professor Irene Georgakoudi of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, created a winning image for the BioArt competition put on by the Foundation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB).
    http://engineering.tufts.edu

5 days ago

Tufts Dining added 2 new photos.

Stop by Commons to get some tasty snacks to fuel your studying! Feel refreshed with some healthy fruit crisps or get energized with some spicy Cheez-Its!

    Tufts Dining
    Tufts Dining. 2,360 likes ยท 17 talking about this. Welcome to the Tufts Dining Facebook page. We have created this group as a way to share feedback and ideas, ask questions, see upcoming events.
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5 days ago

Meet Katie Young and her dog Ilsa, a Tufts Pa...

Meet Katie Young and her dog Ilsa, a Tufts Paws for People animal-assisted therapy team.

    Paws for People animal-assisted therapy program provides comfort, hope
    WORCESTER - In early 2008, a puppy who had sustained injuries after a tree fell on her was brought to a veterinary clinic in Washington state by her owner, who had intended to breed her.
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5 days ago

โ€œNeil had a warm place for Tufts in his heart...

โ€œNeil had a warm place for Tufts in his heart.โ€ We're remembering alum and former trustee and advisor Neil Chayet.

    A Natural-Born Teacher | Tufts Magazine
    The former Tufts University trustee and advisor Neil Chayet, A60, passed away on August 11, following a battle with cancer. He was seventy-eight. Chayet majored in government at Tufts. He was a member of the Tufts Board of Trustees from 1971 to 1981, serving on the trustees' University Advancement Committee and Executive Committee.
    https://tuftsmagazine.com

5 days ago

Applications for 2018-2019 are now available!...

Applications for 2018-2019 are now available! Visit our website for more: http://environment.tufts.edu/funding/fellowships/

    Tufts Institute of the Environment
    Applications for 2018-2019 are now available! Visit our website for more: http://environment.tufts.edu/funding/fellowships/
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5 days ago

Students, remember that Tower and Hotung have...

Students, remember that Tower and Hotung have extended hours for reading period! Hotung is open until 10pm. Tower will also be open until 10pm Friday and Saturday. Stop in for a late night coffee and snack to power your studying!

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5 days ago

After the Storm

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    After the Storm
    It has been nearly three months since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico on September 20, crippling infrastructure and leaving people all across the island without power or water. As the government continues to work to restore essential services, Tufts Now reached out to three alumni born and raised in Puerto Rico, to learn how the hurricane impacted their lives and how they have pitched in to offer relief.
    http://now.tufts.edu

5 days ago

Snowy Tufts, snowy Jumbo โ„

Snowy Tufts, snowy Jumbo โ„

    Tufts University
    Snowy Tufts, snowy Jumbo โ„
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5 days ago

Inspired by Modern Love's 13-Word Love Storie...

Inspired by Modern Love's 13-Word Love Stories, check out these 13-word love stories about Tufts from alumni and current students. What's yours?

    13-Word Love Stories: Tufts Edition
    Here in admissions, we believe in the power of stories. We're also big fans of brevity. After all, we spend much of the year reading your word-count-restricted responses to our favorite questions. So when...
    http://admissions.tufts.edu

6 days ago

Women's basketball coach Carla Berube is a co...

Women's basketball coach Carla Berube is a co-recipient of the 2017 USA Basketball Developmental Coach of the Year Award!

    Berube and Showalter Share USA Basketball Developmental Coach of the Year Award
    Leading the USA U16 National Teams to perfect, 5-0 records and gold medals, USA head coaches Carla Berube and Don Showalter today were named as co-recipients of the USA Basketball Developmental Coach of the Year award.
    https://www.usab.com

6 days ago

The majority of students who begin college af...

The majority of students who begin college after graduating from public, urban high schools donโ€™t finish, but Tufts alum Neil Swidey is working to help.

    Continuing Education | Tufts Magazine
    Higher ed has a problem: The majority of students who begin college after graduating from public, urban high schools don't finish. To address this completion gap, the author and Boston Globe Magazine staff writer Neil Swidey, A91, founded the Alray Scholars Program. Through mentoring and scholarships, the decade-old nonprofit helps dropouts return to campus and earn a degree.
    https://tuftsmagazine.com

6 days ago

Kenya hosts one of the worldโ€™s largest refuge...

Kenya hosts one of the worldโ€™s largest refugee camps, but is now threatening to shut it down. The U.N.โ€™s Denis Alma Kuindje, a Fletcher alum, is a senior protection coordinator working there. Read more: http://tuft.su/2jvlLeW

    Tufts University
    Kenya hosts one of the world's largest refugee camps, but is now threatening to shut it down. The U.N.'s Denis Alma Kuindje, a Fletcher alum, is a senior protection coordinator working there. Read...
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6 days ago

Behind the Scenes: The Organizer

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    Behind the Scenes: The Organizer
    It has been nearly three months since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico on September 20, crippling infrastructure and leaving people all across the island without power or water. As the government continues to work to restore essential services, Tufts Now reached out to three alumni born and raised in Puerto Rico, to learn how the hurricane impacted their lives and how they have pitched in to offer relief.
    http://now.tufts.edu

6 days ago

Tufts Institute of the Environment is at Time...

We managed to squeeze in one night of fun last week with our staff and interns at the Time Warp Room in Peabody before the semester wrapped up...and they luckily escaped the 1960's! Last day of classes for students on the Medford campus--sending best wishes to all as finals begin!

    Tufts Institute of the Environment
    We managed to squeeze in one night of fun last week with our staff and interns at the Time Warp Room in Peabody before the semester wrapped up...and they luckily escaped the 1960's! Last day of...
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Dec 10

Starting this week COMMONS and HOTUNG will ha...

Starting this week COMMONS and HOTUNG will have different hours due to the reading period. Click on the link below and check our website for details! https://dining.tufts.edu

    Tufts Dining
    Tufts Dining
    https://dining.tufts.edu

Dec 10

Kevin Galasso pitched a perfect inning of rel...

Kevin Galasso pitched a perfect inning of relief for the Tufts baseball team on March 18 in Newport News, Virginia, helping clinch a 22-0 Jumbos victory over St. Vincent College. Galassoโ€™s outing marked his collegiate debutโ€”and a triumph in his fight of more than two years against cancer.

    Striking Out Cancer | Tufts Magazine
    Kevin Galasso pitched a perfect inning of relief for the Tufts baseball team on March 18 in Newport News, Virginia, helping clinch a 22-0 Jumbos victory over St. Vincent College. The next day, Galasso's effort appeared in the box score as a small part of the runaway win.
    https://tuftsmagazine.com

Dec 10

Looking for a place to study for finals? Carm...

Looking for a place to study for finals? Carmichael will be open for study only from 9PM to 3AM Sun. 12/10 - Thurs. 12/14 and Sun. 12/17 - Thurs. 12/21. Coffee, Tea and Light Snacks provided. Good Luck on Finals!

    Tufts Dining
    Looking for a place to study for finals? Carmichael will be open for study only from 9PM to 3AM Sun. 12/10 - Thurs. 12/14 and Sun. 12/17 - Thurs. 12/21. Coffee, Tea and Light Snacks provided. Good...
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Dec 10

Using stem cells, Tufts researchers created a...

Using stem cells, Tufts researchers created a 3D model of the human small intestine to test the progression of intestinal diseases, including cancer

    Gut Check
    Many diseases affect the human small intestine system-from bacterial, viral and parasitic infections to cancer-but scientists trying to study how those diseases progress have been stymied by the limitations of animal and laboratory models, which often don't correlate with human responses to disease.
    http://now.tufts.edu

Dec 09

First snow of the season! โ„โ›„โ„

First snow of the season! โ„โ›„โ„

    Tufts University
    First snow of the season! โ„โ›„โ„
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Dec 09

Tufts alum Kara Brown is a Forbes Magazine 30...

Tufts alum Kara Brown is a Forbes Magazine 30 Under 30 honoree, a former writer and editor for Jezebel, and a current writer for "Grown-ish", a spinoff of the ABC sitcom "Black-ish". This is her story: http://bit.ly/2AFj66z

    Tufts Alumni
    Tufts alum Kara Brown is a Forbes Magazine 30 Under 30 honoree, a former writer and editor for Jezebel, and a current writer for "Grown-ish", a spinoff of the ABC sitcom "Black-ish". This is her...
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