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A map of the US shows youth voter participation rates
April 29, 2021 Large Image
State-by-state youth turnout ranged from 32% in South Dakota and 67% in New Jersey; electoral laws and policies correlated with youth voting rates

Half of Americans ages 18-29 cast a ballot in the 2020 general election, one of the highest youth voting rates in recent history and an 11-point...

After President Joe Biden’s global summit on climate change, experts from The Fletcher School outline what remains to be done in the coming six months, before another international gathering devoted to the topic.
April 29, 2021 Large Image
After the global summit hosted by the U.S., Fletcher experts outline what remains to be done in the six months leading up to the next negotiations

President Joe Biden’s summit of world leaders last week was a significant step in re-invigorating global cooperation on climate change, experts...

A photo of a one dollar bill
April 27, 2021 Large Image
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University’s Tisch College describes key principles for spending billions in federal aid

A report released today by the Center for State Policy Analysis (cSPA) at Tufts University’s Tisch College describes the unique opportunities —...

Protesters in New York, one holding a sign that says “Asian Americans Are Americas!” Historian Erika Lee, J91, details the long ugly history of discrimination against Asian Americans, how it continues today, and what can be done about it
April 23, 2021 Large Image
Historian Erika Lee, J91, details the long ugly history of discrimination against Asian Americans, how it continues today, and what can be done about it

Attacks on Asian-Americans have been growing in the past year—seen most visibly in the killings in Atlanta in March. One Asian American advocacy...

April 23, 2021 Video
Whether you’re a veteran vegetable gardener or a serial house plant killer trying to change your ways, plant coach Nick Cutsumpas, A14, has a simple piece of advice: Listen

For most of his life, Nick Cutsumpas, A14, didn’t think much about nature.

“I couldn’t care less. I believed in climate change, but I didn’...

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