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Fulbrights 2019
February 13, 2019

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 13, 2019)—Tufts University is among the country's top producers of Fulbright U.S. Students once again, with 10...

Graphic of increase in cardiovascular hospitalizations after Hurricane Katrina's landfall in Orleans Parish.
January 31, 2019
Increase in hospitalization rates lasted more than a month; higher among older black population compared to older white population

BOSTON (Jan. 31, 2019)—Natural disasters such as earthquakes, tornados, and hurricanes are generally described in terms of wind speed, land...

Somerville
January 23, 2019
Researchers seek ways to improve indoor air quality in multifamily housing, teaming with city of Somerville, Mass. as a model

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Jan. 23, 2019)—A first-of-its-kind study led by Tufts University researchers, in collaboration with Somerville...

Dr. Nadine Aubry
January 22, 2019
Esteemed scholar, innovative leader to become university’s chief academic officer

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass.— Nadine Aubry, Ph.D., who leads Northeastern University’s College of Engineering and is an internationally recognized...

Winners of Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund (TNSF) grants with Tufts University President Anthony Monaco and members of the TNSF board.
January 18, 2019

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (January 18, 2019) - Non-profit organizations in Boston, Grafton, Medford and Somerville are invited to apply for...

January 10, 2019
Fewer rooftop solar photovoltaics installations exist in African-American and Hispanic-dominant neighborhoods than in white-dominant neighborhoods, even when controlling for household income and home ownership

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. and BERKELEY, Ca. (Jan. 10, 2019)—Although the popularity of rooftop solar panels has skyrocketed because of their...

Human brain
January 8, 2019
New narrowly focused approach shows how long-range connections between nerve cells lock brain plasticity into place; could advance treatments for disorders such as autism

BOSTON (Jan. 8, 2019)—Neuroscientists at Tufts University School of Medicine, in collaboration with...

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