In the World

Youth voting
October 9, 2018 Large Image
New poll shows high interest in midterms among youngest voters, mirroring engagement in 2016; vote choice favors Democrats

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 9, 2018)Young voters are engaged in the 2018 midterm elections and plan to vote in higher...

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,...