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A hand chooses between yes or no
September 29, 2020 Large Image
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University’s Tisch College weighs the evidence and provides non-partisan assessment on Massachusetts Question 2

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (September 29, 2020)—A...

Deborah Schildkraut. A Tufts political science professor explains how to decipher the presidential candidates’ approaches during the debates.
September 28, 2020 Video
A Tufts political science professor explains how to decipher the candidates’ approaches

This election season, three presidential debates are scheduled for Sept. 29, Oct. 15, and Oct. 22—and the vice-presidential debate on Oct. 7. But...

Erika Lee in front oof a mural of children. From colonial times to today, the xenophobic demonization of outsiders has existed alongside the idea of the U.S. as a nation built by immigrants.
September 24, 2020 Large Image
From colonial times to today, the demonization of outsiders has existed alongside the idea of the U.S. as a nation built by immigrants

The United States has always been a nation of immigrants—and seemingly also always a nation suffused with xenophobia, a fear or hatred of those...

Janice Lourie with Charles Boberg behind a computer monitor. Fifty years ago, Janice Lourie started a revolution in textile manufacturing with IBM’s first software patent, and now as an artist continues to transcend boundaries
September 21, 2020 Large Image
Fifty years ago, Janice Lourie started a revolution in textile manufacturing with IBM’s first software patent, and now as an artist continues to transcend boundaries

Janice Richmond Lourie, J57, was only 7 when she and her mother happened upon a demonstration by traditional weavers from Berea, Kentucky. “I went...

September 17, 2020
Network promotes communication among top global universities, sharing strategies and encouraging cooperation

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLEMass. (September 17, 2020)—The...

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