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A graphic showing that 52-55% of young people turned out to vote in the 2020 election
November 19, 2020 Large Image
High youth turnout in 2020 key to Biden-Harris victory, especially in battlegrounds and among youth of color

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Nov. 19, 2020)—Presidential election turnout among young people ages 18-29 reached 52-55%, significantly higher than...

Portrait of Dalee Sambo Dorough, chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Council, in the woods
November 17, 2020 Large Image
Fletcher alumna Dalee Sambo Dorough advocates for Indigenous rights on the international stage

In photos, Canada’s Mackenzie River Delta looks idyllic, “like everything is fine,” said Dalee Sambo Dorough, F91, speaking recently from her...

Rachel Kyte, dean of Fletcher, The School of Global Affairs at Tufts University, announces that the school is launching a new master’s degree, revamping its curriculum, and refreshing its brand.
November 16, 2020 Video
The intensive program offers flexibility, with an emphasis on experiential education

To ensure that Fletcher continues to provide the best education for its students, and to raise awareness of the wide range of its offerings, the...

President-elect Joe Biden. Tufts faculty weigh in on the prospects for incoming Biden administration policies and for the political future of the U.S.
November 13, 2020 Large Image
Tufts faculty weigh in on the prospects for incoming Biden administration policies and for the political future of the U.S.

As President-elect Joe Biden begins to pull together his administration, we turned to five Tufts faculty for their takes on what policies we might...

Undergraduates voted at the Cousins Gym polling place on Election Day. Photo: Alonso Nichols/Tufts University
November 12, 2020 Large Image
Voters ages 18-29, especially young voters of color, propelled Biden to victory in several battleground states, election data shows

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. has plenty of people to thank for his election win over incumbent President Donald Trump. But voting data...

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