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Sustainability

Tufts plays a crucial role in helping the world adapt to a changing planet while tackling such challenging issues as climate change and resource depletion. Our goal is to be responsible stewards of the physical environment by cultivating knowledge of sustainable issues and solutions across disciplines in our students and faculty.

 
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New & Notable

  • A young child with hands in a flowing stream, surrounded by plants and rocks.

    Children who deeply experience the natural world can grow into “Earth stewards” and restore the planet’s health and future

  • An anti-hunger coalition will have room to store and sort food for those in need

  • It is the first urban university in Mass. to receive the certification from Bee Campus USA

  • 365体育投注网址COVID-19 has highlighted weaknesses and inequities in America’s food supply system, as well as the need to fix them

  • Significantly greater habitat loss occurs on private lands, indicating a need for more uniform conservation efforts

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Spotlights

  • Green onions and other vegetable greens

    A graduate-level program within the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy that fuses the disciplines of nutrition, agricultural science, environmental studies and public policy.

  • A garden

    A space for Tufts students to learn about gardening and environmental sustainability and interact with Somerville gardeners who maintain the adjacent community garden.

  • Student giving a poster presentation

    365体育投注网址A graduate-level program that takes an interdisciplinary approach to understanding water issues worldwide. Provides students with the perspectives and tools to manage water-related problems.

  • Group photo of UEP staff

    A master’s-level environmental policy and planning program with a focus on environmental management skills and urban studies.

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    365体育投注网址Provides students the opportunity for substantial, in-depth study of environmental economics within the realm of international relations.A concentration designed to provide students with substantial, in-depth, and focused study into environmental economics within the realm of international relations.

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    Develops innovative approaches to more environmentally, socially, and economically sustainable global development.

Resources

Undergraduate Programs
  • Majors
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  • Departments Offering Sustainability Courses
Graduate Programs
  • Degree Programs
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  • Certificate Programs
Centers and Institutes

 

(CIERP)

(GDAE)

(SEI) 

(TIE)

 

Sustainability on Campus

Explore what Tufts is doing to reduce its own impact on the environment, including efforts related to waste reduction, water and energy use, food, and health. Find out more about student clubs, events, and other resources for faculty, staff, and students interested in getting involved with sustainability on campus. 

Resources for Alumni & Donors

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Tufts in the News

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