Coco Arcand is an Assistant News Editor at The Tufts Daily. She is a sophomore studying biochemistry. Coco can be reached at [email protected]

Recent drop in campus COVID-19 cases follows January surge

Student and faculty COVID-19 cases skyrocketed after students began returning to campus in mid-January. Though numbers are now dropping, the surge raised concerns about how well students are abiding by the guidelines put in place by the administration to limit the spread of COVID-19 on campus.

Special Counsel Norman Eisen discusses experience in politics, role in Trump’s impeachment trial

Norman Eisen, who served as special counsel to the House Judiciary Committee for the impeachment and trial of President Trump from 2019-2020, addressed the Tufts community on Nov. 9 in a webinar. The event was co-sponsored by Tisch College, the Political Science Department, JumboVote, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and the Pre-Law Society.

2020 election cycle sees increase in early votes cast by youth, surpasses 2016 margin

The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement (CIRCLE) released a study on Oct. 30 that recorded the number of young people using early voting to cast their ballots in 14 states that are key to the 2020 presidential election.

Center for State Policy Analysis releases report on ranked-choice voting ahead of Mass. ballot question

If adopted, Massachusetts voters will have the option of ranking candidates in order of preference instead of casting a single vote for one candidate.