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Professor Julian Agyeman's new co-edited book, Food Trucks, Cultural Identity, and Social Justice: From Loncheras to Lobsta Love
Professor Julian Agyeman, together with Caitlin Matthews (MA/MS 2017) and Hannah Sobel (MA/MS 2017), have just published a new co-edited book, Food Trucks, Cultural Identity, and Social Justice: From Loncheras to Lobsta Love (MIT Press). Learn more >

UEP looking for an Assistant Professor in Resilience, Infrastructure, and the Built Environment (Tenure-Track)
The Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning (UEP) is seeking an assistant professor (tenure-track) in Resilience, Infrastructure, and the Built Environment, to start July 1st, 2018. The primary research and teaching interests of the successful candidate should be in one or more areas of resilience, infrastructure, and the built environment, such as urban eco-systems, the role of social and physical vulnerability in disaster recovery, infrastructure and transportation planning, urban design, and other related areas.
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Professor Sheldon Krimsky interviewed on Boston Public Radio
August 6, 2017
Professor Sheldon Krimsky was interviewed on Boston Public Radio recently about the ethical implications of the new study published in Nature Journal last week about the editable human embryo.

Tufts alum Grace Talusan, J94, wins the 2017 Restless Books Prize
August 4, 2017
Congratulations to UEP lecturer and Tufts alum Grace Talusan, J94, for winning the 2017 Restless Books Prize for New Immigrant Writing for Nonfiction! The Body Papers is a memoir that chronicles her life as a Filipina immigrant and survivor of trauma and illness. Grace taught the writing course this summer at UEP (UEP 161: Writing and Public Communication).

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