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June 6, 2018
The Fletcher School will launch the low-residency online program aimed at mid-career professionals next year

The Fletcher School will launch a new digitally mediated business degree program aimed at working professionals in May 2019.

Students will...

Girls engineering workshop on robotics at the CEEO at Tufts University (Kelvin Ma/Tufts University).
June 4, 2018 Large Image
Tufts University to host LEGO® Education Symposium and Tufts STEM Education Conference
long view of Boston Harbor and downtown Boston on a sunny day
June 1, 2018 Large Image
Researchers dive into the historical record to recreate a 200-year sea-level history—and predict increased flooding in the 2030s

In 1825, a local engineer named Loammi Baldwin, Jr., was commissioned by federal government to build a dry dock at Charlestown Navy Yard. Baldwin...

May 31, 2018 Large Image
As the president prepares for his on-again-off-again summit with North Korea‘s leader, Fletcher’s Sung-Yoon Lee examines the possible risks and rewards

President Trump abruptly canceled a high-stakes summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un last week, but it appears the meeting may still move...

chart of activity over a 24-hour period of rural Ghanian workers
May 30, 2018 Large Image
Using cellphones and accelerometers to track food intake and energy expenditure in rural areas of developing countries

Measuring whether people in developing countries have enough nutritious food to eat is vital work. It warns policymakers when people are running...