Tracking COVID-19 at Tufts

Last updated: 5/13/2021 at 5:34 p.m. (EDT) The Medford/Somerville campus reported no new cases on Tuesday, May 11, down from one the day before. The seven-day trailing average number of new cases on the Medford/Somerville campus was 0.29 on May 11, down from 0.43 the day before. Two new COVID-19 cases were reported from May […]

Explaining the Daily’s COVID-19 dashboard

The Daily is engaged in a comprehensive effort to track COVID-19 cases across Tufts’ Massachusetts campuses and in their host communities. We are currently gathering data from Tufts’ campuses and surrounding communities. As of now, we are only visualizing data from the Medford/Somerville campus.   Where do we get our data? Our data is pulled […]

Majority of undergraduate students plan to return to campus this fall

As of Aug. 27, approximately 5,300 undergraduate students will be studying in person for fall 2020 and only about 735 students will be studying remotely. However, this data is likely to change through the first few weeks of the semester. 

Students report long lines, wait times at Tufts Dining locations

Several students have reported long wait times across multiple dining locations on the Medford-Somerville campus. At Carmichael Dining Center and Pax Et Lox Glatt Kosher Deli, students have waited for over an hour in lines that extend several hundred feet outside both locations. Some students attributed the delays to inconsistencies with the pickup times estimated […]

Live updates: Tufts community responds to coronavirus

The Daily is following the developments associated with the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and its effect on the Tufts community. As the community adapts to these ongoing developments, the Daily will continue to update this article with more information as it is available. The Daily published Letters from the Editors on March 11 […]