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Fletcher Student, Chisaki Watanabe, dives into wind power at the Tufts University School of Engineering

As the school year draws to a close, Chisaki shares her unique experience studying offshore wind power with a group of Tufts engineering students in the spring semester.


|Chisaki Watanabe


Tufts University students make impact in offshore wind efforts

Students in the engineering class, Power Systems and Markets taught by Professors Barbara Kates-Garnick and Eric Hines, submit comments to Massachusetts’ Department of Energy Resources and Clean Energy Center on offshore wind transmission. ​



Prof. Gallagher appointed to National Academy Committee

Kelly Sims Gallagher was appointed to the Committee on Accelerating Decarbonization in the US: Technology, Policy, and Societal Dimensions for the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine..​



CREATE Solutions welcomes Adnan Amin for energy transition lecture

The former Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) visited Tufts in February for a lecture and reception with students, staff, and faculty.



Tufts Table

Tufts community discusses climate emergency

CIERP, The Fletcher School, and the Office of the Vice Provost hosted the Tufts Table event in February where students, faculty, and staff came together to discuss climate change and its implications.