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A car sits on a jack at a repair garage
October 14, 2020 Large Image
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University’s Tisch College assesses arguments on Massachusetts Question 1

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (October 14, 2020)—A report released today...

A person dressed in personal protective gear walks next to a graveyard in Liberia. Tufts University will head a program that will work with 10 countries in Africa and Asia to halt the spread of emerging viruses that lead to diseases like Ebola and COVID-19.
October 7, 2020 Large Image
Tufts will head a global program that aims to stop new viruses from becoming a widespread danger to humans

Taking the lead on a five-year, $100 million federal program, Tufts University will head a wide-ranging international development and research...

Rows of grave markers. EPIIC International Symposium at Tufts will highlight the plight of the Uighurs and other persecuted groups, focusing on preventing genocide and mass atrocities.
October 5, 2020 Large Image
The first virtual EPIIC Symposium brings together survivors and humanitarian experts as violence continues around the world

For years, reports have emerged that the Chinese government has systematically repressed the Uighurs, a minority Muslim group of Turkic origin...

Green and blue image with words "Jean Mayer Prize for Excellence in Nutrition Science and Policy." Silhouette image of Jean Mayer.
September 30, 2020 Large Image
Recipients honored for response and commitment to COVID-19 crisis to improving food access, nutrition, communities and culture

BOSTON (Sept. 30, 2020)—The Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University is awarding the school’s...

September 30, 2020 Large Image
Program will involve large consortium of wildlife and human disease experts and networks from around the world

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (September 30, 2020)—Tufts University will lead a $100 million, five-year program to understand and address...