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A donut chart of young voters in the 2020 Nevada caucuses shows that most supported Bernie Sanders, by a wide margin
February 24, 2020
Youth share of the vote strong in Nevada; overwhelming support for Sanders

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 24, 2020)Young primary and caucus voters continue to show overwhelming support for U.S. Sen....

A donut chart showing youth support for Democratic presidential candidates among young voters, with the largest portion supporting Sanders.
February 18, 2020
Need for more campaign outreach to mobilize support, especially among Latinos

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 18, 2020)Millennial and Gen-Z voters could be on track for a big turnout in the Texas primary...

A male student with a backpack walks out of Barnum Hall, a grey stone building with a red, white and blue balloon arch framing its door
February 13, 2020

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 13, 2020)–Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic...

A chart showing the breakdown of which Democratic candidates young voters supported in the 2020 New Hampshire primary. Senator Bernie Sanders received 51 percent of the youth vote.
February 12, 2020
Youth turnout in New Hampshire is strong, despite barriers; Sanders benefits

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 12, 2020)In a very close race in the New Hampshire Democratic primary, young people made the...

A donut chart showing the candidates selected by young voters in Iowa, nearly half of whom caucused for Sen. Bernie Sanders
February 6, 2020
Young people make up historic share of Iowa caucusgoers; strongly back Sen. Bernie Sanders

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 6, 2020)Young people had an extraordinary impact on the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses,...

February 4, 2020
Tufts University-led team of biologists discovers neurotransmitter signals guide migration of immune cells to infection sites

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (February 4, 2020)—Researchers led by biologists at Tufts University have discovered that the brains of developing...

February 3, 2020

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (February 3, 2020)— Habitat loss, pesticide use and, surprisingly, artificial light are the three most serious threats...