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A plane dumps red colored fire retardant onto a wooded area as smoke clouds rise in the background. A graduate of the Tufts M.S. in conservation medicine program shares what she learned about the consequences of spraying fire retardants on wildfires.
September 11, 2020 Large Image
A graduate of the M.S. in conservation medicine program shares what she learned during the Tufts program about the methods used to fight wildfires in California

Wildfires started burning in California early again this dry season—more than two million acres have burned so far. Larger and larger wildfires...

Grid of photos of speakers. Tisch College virtual speakers in fall 2020 include former presidential candidates, activists, members of Congress, academics, diplomats, political strategists
September 9, 2020 Large Image
Speakers include former presidential candidates, activists, members of Congress, academics, diplomats, journalists, and political strategists

The Tisch College of Civic Life is hosting innovators, leaders, and activists for virtual events...

Illustration of a police car and a nearby brick building. To boost equity, we must rethink the police, invest in sustainable cities, and ensure that people of color are at the table, argue Tufts experts
September 8, 2020 Large Image
To boost equity, we must rethink the police, invest in sustainable cities, and ensure that people of color are at the table, argue Tufts experts

As the world reckons with racism, one truth is painfully clear: Dismantling it will require more than rhetoric. It will take sustained effort...

Illustration of a face with a mask on. To increase equity, we must address racism and boost diversity in medicine, dentistry, and veterinary care, Tufts alumni and faculty say
September 1, 2020 Large Image
To increase equity, we must address racism and boost diversity in medicine, dentistry, and veterinary medicine, Tufts alumni and faculty say

As the world reckons with racism, one truth is painfully clear: Dismantling it will require more than rhetoric. It will take sustained effort...

Logo with AI with digital code and wave functions. Tufts is participating in a NSF artificial intelligence institute focused on fundamental particle physics
August 31, 2020 Large Image
Tufts is participating in a NSF artificial intelligence institute focused on fundamental particle physics

Tufts has been chosen to participate in the recently established National Science Foundation Institute for Artificial...

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