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- An App for Your Pets September 2, 2014Cummings student heads to veterinary business plan competition with startup idea for tracking animal careCummings School veterinary student Loren Sri-Jayantha lived with three people, three cats, two red-footed tortoises and a geriatric reptile known as a bearded dragon this year. “With a house full of veterinary students, you’d think all the pets would rece […]
- War Between Bacteria and Phages Benefits Humans September 2, 2014Cholera Bacteria Sacrifice Virulence to Survive PhagesBOSTON (September 2, 2014) — In the battle between our immune systems and cholera bacteria, humans may have an unknown ally in bacteria-killing viruses known as phages. In a new study, researchers from Tufts University, Massachusetts General Hospital, Partners In Health, Haiti’s National Public Health Lab […]
- Elizabeth Warren to speak at Tisch College, Tufts University on September 15th September 2, 2014MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (Dem-Mass.) will deliver the Alan D. Solomont Lecture on Citizenship and Public Service at Tufts University on September 15. The lecture, which will be followed by a brief question and answer session, will be held at 12:00 p.m. in Cohen Auditorium on Tufts' Medford/Somerville campus. It is presen […]
- At the Birth of Black Power September 2, 2014Biography of activist Stokely Carmichael maps the hopes and limitations of the civil rights movement in the 1960s When the 24-year-old activist Stokely Carmichael walked out of jail and into Broad Street Park in Greenwood, Mississippi, on the night of June 16, 1966, he told 600 waiting supporters, “We want Black Power!” The slogan he invented in his youth ch […]