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Education

The Department of Justice Is Looking into the Admissions Policies of Several New England Colleges

The Department of Justice is yet again poking around the admissions offices of elite New England colleges. Several top-tier schools—including Amherst College, Middlebury College, Wellesley […]

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News

The Mooch Threatened a Tufts Student with a Lawsuit

Anthony “The Mooch” Scaramucci has rocketed back into the headlines this week, this time after getting extremely mad about opinions shared in Tufts University’s student […]

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Education

Twelve Massachusetts Schools Named in Paradise Papers

Ah, higher education: a sculptor of young minds, a fertile ground for innovative ideas, and, apparently, an enthusiastic embracer of tax evasion tactics. More than […]

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Wellness

These Three Food Policies Could Slash Rates of Cardiovascular Disease

For years, doctors have noticed a correlation between low socioeconomic status and cardiovascular disease, to the point that it’s even been considered an additional risk factor for […]

Arts & Entertainment

Watch Hank Azaria’s Simpsons Characters Give Advice at Tufts Commencement

Simpsons star Hank Azaria gave Tufts University graduates a memorable send off at Sunday’s commencement ceremony. The Emmy-winning voice actor and comedian concluded his speech […]

Arts & Entertainment

Hank Azaria Is Tufts University’s 2016 Commencement Speaker

Hank Azaria Photo by Joe Seer / Shutterstock.com Local universities are bringing a slew of stars to town for this year’s graduation season. Harvard University […]

Wellness

More Than Half of Your Calories Come from Junk Food, Study Says

Many a nutritionist and celebrity has cited the 80/20 rule—80 percent healthy choices, 20 percent cheat foods—as the gold-standard of healthy eating. But a new […]