Fernando Cervantes is a Contributing Writer at The Tufts Daily. He is a first-year studying computer science and film & media studies. Fernando can be reached at [email protected]

Tufts mailroom to feature new alerts system, electronic kiosks for fall 2021 semester

In a logistical update, the Tufts mailroom is launching a new alerts management system and electronic kiosks starting this semester. Later in the semester, Mail Services also anticipates handling students’ external shipping needs directly from the Tufts mailroom. These updates were announced via an article on AccessTufts, the school’s administrative website, on Aug. 2. Mailroom […]

Cummings School Anti-Racism Task Force to release recommendations on diversity and inclusion

The report will include recommendations to aid the Cummings School in promoting and sustaining anti-racist practices over the long term. The Cummings School’s Anti-Racism Task Force was formed in June 2020 as part of an effort to actively promote anti-racism and diversity in all aspects of the Cummings School. Since then, it has taken steps to address implicit bias and the underrepresentation of marginalized communities in veterinary medicine.

Friedman School releases study on impact of cardiometabolic conditions on COVID-19 hospitalizations

Researchers at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy conducted a study on the impact of comorbidities on COVID-19 infections in adults. The results of the study were published on Feb. 25. The report of the study, published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, found that nearly two-thirds of COVID-19 hospitalizations in […]