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kids in a classroom
February 15, 2012 Large Image
To nurture kids' abilities, parents must expand their definition of talent and look beyond the classroom for challenges

David Henry Feldman has been exploring the world of gifted children and prodigies throughout his career. His collaboration with Howard Gardner at...

February 15, 2012

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – "NBC Nightly News" anchor and managing editor Brian Williams will discuss political and election news coverage...

February 10, 2012

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. –Tufts University will present well-known scholar, philosopher, musician and civil-rights activist Dr. Cornel...

February 9, 2012
Researchers to partner with Ethiopian policy makers, academics to build on existing nutrition interventions for mothers and young children

BOSTON - The Feinstein International Center (FIC) at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University will lead on-...

Ray Powell
February 8, 2012 Large Image
Ray Powell, V84, oversees public lands—and public resources—as New Mexico’s elected land commissioner

As New Mexico’s land commissioner, Ray Powell, V84, manages a land trust roughly half the size of Pennsylvania. Those 13 million acres generate $...