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A male medical student in scrubs receives a COVID-19 vaccine in a hospital office. Third- and fourth-year Tufts medical students and dental students in patient-care settings start to receive vaccination shots at Tufts Medical Center
January 7, 2021 Large Image
Third- and fourth-year medical students and dental students in patient-care settings start to receive vaccination shots at Tufts Medical Center

Beginning on Jan. 6, some medical and dental students at Tufts started receiving the first dose of COVID-19 vaccines. Third- and fourth-year...

Different views of classrooms with students masked and seated far apart. Tufts staff photographer Alonso Nichols documents the transformation caused by the pandemic at all three of the university’s campuses
December 22, 2020 Large Image
Staff photographer documents the transformation caused by the pandemic at the university’s campuses

It all started off so normally. Remember when a photo of a large crowd wouldn’t cause you to bat an eyelash? As I’ve begun to look back at the...

Nine small photos in a grid. In a year dominated by COVID-19, Tufts Now highlights stories that looked past the pandemic
December 21, 2020 Large Image
In a year dominated by COVID-19, we’re highlighting stories that looked past the pandemic

The big story this year was clearly the pandemic, which writers at Tufts Now have been busy covering, from our first story on Jan. 27, “...

Katrina Dimalanta, Anne Lau, Avni Ambalam, and Emai Lai sitting outdoors. When the Marriage Pact came to Tufts this fall, socially distanced undergrads came together in whimsical matchmaking project
December 21, 2020 Large Image
For socially distanced undergrads, the Marriage Pact may be a light-hearted backup plan, but they were ready to take a leap of faith

You don’t usually think of Tufts undergraduates as marriage-minded, focused as they are on more pressing matters, like turning in term papers or...

Miles Reid and Peter DeMaria wearing masks and holding baseball gloves and bats. In the aftermath of the wider reckoning with racism in American, some Tufts teams are using their virtual time together to become more informed about the issues
December 18, 2020 Large Image
In the aftermath of the wider reckoning with racism in America, some Tufts teams are using their virtual time together to become more informed about the issues

It’s Monday morning around 10, and a member of the women’s soccer team has just posted an item for her teammates to consider. Rather than soccer...

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