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  • Quality of diet still poor for SNAP participants June 15, 2018
    New study identifies continuing disparities in diet quality for participants on SNAPBOSTON (June 15, 2018, 11:00 a.m. ET)—A new Food-PRICE study finds persistent nutritional disparities within the food choices of those receiving assistance under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) compared to those not receiving SNAP assistance. The study is published today in JAMA Network Open.
  • Summertime Is Construction Time June 14, 2018
    Dozens of projects, large and small, are under way on all three campuses Tufts is buzzing with construction activity this summer, with work ranging from a dynamic new maker space at the School of Engineering to a complete makeover of public space at the School of Dental Medicine, as well as major upgrades in residence […]
  • Science and Engineering Complex Gets Top Energy Ratings June 13, 2018
    Many carefully designed features led to the exclusive LEED Gold energy-efficiency ratingThe Science and Engineering Complex, or SEC, on the Medford/Somerville campus has earned the distinction of being one of the most energy-efficient buildings of its kind in the United States. The honor was bestowed last month when the SEC was awarded LEED Gold certification, […]
  • Why the Price of Oil Is Rising June 11, 2018
    OPEC and Russia say they are trying to boost oil prices by lowering production, but the real reasons for the current price increase lie elsewhereIt’s hard not to notice rising gas prices as we head to the pumps—and they have indeed been climbing. A year ago, a gallon cost about $2.40; now it’s closer to […]