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May 5, 2021
Alternative leather manufacturing moves towards sustainable sources and environmentally friendly chemical processes


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May 4, 2021
New Metro North COVID-19 Vaccination Partnership to open three regional vaccination sites, aims to expand vaccine equity

The new Metro North COVID-19 Vaccination...

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May 4, 2021
The Generous Listening and Dialogue (GLAD) Center at Tisch College will focus on the nexus of civic engagement, listening and dialogue on challenging issues

Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life today announced the development of the Generous Listening and Dialogue (GLAD) Center,...

A map of the US shows youth voter participation rates
April 29, 2021
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...

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April 27, 2021
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 —...

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April 15, 2021
Tufts Community Grant program provides support for local non-profits hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic

Thirty-five local organizations in Tufts’ four host communities in Massachusetts have been awarded $35,000 in grants from the Tufts Community...

April 12, 2021
Results over 16 years also show persistent disparities by race and ethnicity