Medford reaches municipal energy reduction milestone

The city of Medford was recognized by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) for reducing municipal energy use by 20 percent since 2009, according to a statement released on the city’s website on Nov. 2. Mayor Stephanie Burke accepted a certificate from DOER for this achievement at the beginning of the month. She described Medford’s commitment to […]

Global Development and Environment Institute awards 2018 Leontief Prize

The Global Development and Environment Institute (GDAE) at Tufts University announced Dr. Mariana Mazzucato and Dr. Branko Milanovic as the winners of its 2018 Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought on Oct. 4. The prize is given to economists “whose work combines theoretical and empirical research to promote a more comprehensive understanding of […]

Visiting the Hill this week

TUESDAY Israel’s Security Challenge Details: The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy’s International Security Studies program presents Major General Yaakov Amidror as a speaker as part of its Luncheon Lecture Series. He will lead an “off the record” lecture with Fletcher faculty, staff and students. When and Where: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Carmichael Hall Sponsor: […]