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Improving the Lives of Production Chickens

Thursday, December 3rd, 2020

Animal advocate Nina Farley, VG12, finds common ground with large-scale farmers to prioritize the welfare of food animals Source: https://now.tufts.edu/articles/improving-lives-production-chickens

Holiday Meal for 1,800? Sure, No Problem

Thursday, December 3rd, 2020

Tufts organized meals for students staying on campus over Thanksgiving, with help from local restaurants Source: https://now.tufts.edu/articles/holiday-meal-1800-sure-no-problem

Good news and bad news about senior horse care

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020

EQUUS Magazine features a Cummings School study that found caring for a geriatric horse with a chronic health condition can take a toll on caregivers.

Head shot of beautiful gray horse looking into the distance in the english countryside.

The COVID Mink Crisis, Explained

Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

NBCNews.com Professor Jonathan Runstadler spoke with NBCNews.com about the COVID-19 outbreaks at Dutch mink farms. Read full story here: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/animal-news/here-s-why-denmark-culled-17-million-minks-now-plans-n1249610

white mink in a box

Helping Hands for the Community

Monday, November 30th, 2020

Faculty and staff help support student financial aid and local nonprofits strained by the pandemic through the Tufts Community Appeal

Summer Projects Allow Students to Combat COVID-19, Racial Injustice

Monday, November 23rd, 2020

When COVID-19 derailed their summer plans, these Tufts students were awarded grant funding from Tisch College for projects to help their communities instead Source: https://now.tufts.edu/articles/summer-projects-allow-students-combat-covid-19-racial-injustice