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October 2, 2018 Video
Policy interventions to make SNAP healthier in the next Farm Bill could save from $6.8 to $41.9 billion and reduce disease burdens

BOSTON (Oct. 2, 2018, 2:00 p.m. ET)—Poor eating is a major cause of illness, especially from cardiometabolic conditions such as heart disease,...

Terry McAuliffe
September 26, 2018 Large Image
Oct. 9 event is part of Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Sept. 26, 2018)—The Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University will host national political figure and...

an ocean-going container ship
September 24, 2018 Large Image
A conference on September 28 at Tufts will bring experts to address ocean geopolitics, sustainability, and innovation

The ocean—source of food and energy, vital shipping route, and arena of environmental and security concerns, as well as business opportunities—...

abstract illustration of digital bits and a skyline
September 6, 2018 Large Image
The Fletcher School hosts a conference on designing international law and organizations to protect civilian institutions and infrastructure from cyber operations

What new laws or organizations are needed to protect civilians from state-sponsored cyberattacks? A top-flight team of computer scientists,...

Community Day
September 6, 2018 Large Image
Annual festival celebrates university's relationship with Medford, Somerville communities

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Sept. 6, 2018)—Tufts University, in cooperation with the cities of Medford and Somerville, will host the 16th annual...