Health & Science

The Roadmap to Educating for American Democracy (EAD) is the result of a $1.1 million grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and U.S. Department of Education.
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A team of experts, including two from Tisch College, created an unprecedented roadmap to improving civic education for U.S. students

How do we teach students to be engaged citizens in their communities? And how can we teach them about government, history, and democracy when the...

Research Professor Dyan Mazurana offers examples of the gendered impacts of the most pressing examples affecting humans
March 2, 2021 Video
We cannot overlook the impacts of pandemics, armed conflict, and climate change on women and children, Tufts expert says

This is the first installment of our Women’s History Month 2021 series.

Growing...

A veterinarian performs surgery on a dog. A new fellowship at Cummings School is advancing the use of both minimally invasive techniques and dialysis to treat serious illnesses in cats and dogs
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A new fellowship at Cummings School is advancing the use of minimally invasive techniques and dialysis to treat serious illnesses in cats and dogs

Willow, a house-trained golden retriever, seemed young to be experiencing incontinence. Not long after her owner, Jordan LaCasse, had her spayed,...

Amanda Martinot in safety gear working in a lab. The Cummings School veterinary pathologist aided research behind new single-dose vaccine from Johnson & Johnson
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Cummings School veterinary pathologist aided research behind new single-dose vaccine from Johnson & Johnson

On Feb. 27 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized a new single-dose vaccine from Johnson & Johnson for emergency use to fight the...

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Madina Agénor examines how social inequities related to race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, and gender identity influence people’s access to life-saving services

Long before the current pandemic brought renewed attention to health inequities, Madina Agénor was researching how social inequalities, including...

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