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Bin Lin at Tufts
October 27, 2017 Large Image
Bin Lin, co-founder and president of Chinese consumer electronics firm Xiaomi, tells Tufts audience what it takes to succeed

“Startups are very tough—you have to forget about what you have done in the past,” said Bin Lin, co-founder and president of the huge Chinese...

destroyed road in rural Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
October 25, 2017 Large Image
Recovery from storm that destroyed up to 85 percent of crops will take time and effort, say Friedman School experts

The hurricane that swept through Puerto Rico on September 20 practically wiped out the island’s agricultural sector, destroying 80 to 85 percent...

maps of the Seventh Congressional District in Pennsylvania
October 24, 2017 Large Image
Those oddly shaped voting districts, usually drawn for the benefit of the party devising them, can be improved

On Oct. 3, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a major case about the...

Tufts students and faculty at MCI-Shirley
October 19, 2017 Large Image
New program brings Tufts students to combined class with prisoners to study literature for the benefit of both

It’s 7 a.m. on a Wednesday, not the usual time for most undergraduates to be up and about. But for students in Hilary Binda’s class Mass...

Kyla Shea at Tufts
October 18, 2017 Large Image
HNRCA community series aims to keep older adults healthy enough to live at home