4 hours ago

Tufts Institute of the Environment added 6 ne...

Haven't had a chance to visit the "nARTure. Reshaping eco-art" exhibit yet? Here's a little glimpse! It is running all of February at the Slater Concourse Gallery, Aidekman Arts Centre. The exhibit showcasesTufts Universityy students' artwork that challenges us to rethink the relationships between #nature and #art, and between nature and human. Be sure to check it out!


4 hours ago

The Tufts Robotics Club organized a Sumo Bots...

The Tufts Robotics Club organized a Sumo Bots Challenge during Engineers Week. Student teams built and coded sumo bots and tried to battle each other's robots out of the ring!

    Tufts University
    The Tufts Robotics Club organized a Sumo Bots Challenge during Engineers Week. Student teams built and coded sumo bots and tried to battle each other's robots out of the ring!
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5 hours ago

First, Find a Big Problem, Then Solve It

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    First, Find a Big Problem, Then Solve It
    It sounds like something out of science fiction: a manufacturing venture focused on high-volume human organ regeneration. But inventor and entrepreneur Dean Kamen is very serious about what he sees as the future of medicine.
    http://now.tufts.edu

7 hours ago

Congratulations to Cummings School alum and P...

Congratulations to Cummings School alum and Professor Martha Smith-Blackmore for being named one of America’s Top Ten Animal Defenders by the Animal Legal Defense Fund!

    America's Top Ten Animal Defenders Stand Up For The Voiceless | Animal Legal Defense Fund
    Posted on February 21, 2018 Animal Protection Heroes to Be Honored During National Justice for Animals Week Contact: Natalia Lima, nlima@aldf.org, 201 679 7088 COTATI, California-The Animal Legal Defense Fund, the nation's preeminent legal advocacy organization for animals, has chosen America's Top Ten Animal Defenders - the list of top prosecutors, law enforcement officials, lawmakers and others who champion the cause of animal crime victims honored during National Justice for Animals Week, Feb.
    http://aldf.org

10 hours ago

Karen Richardson, Dean of Tufts Admissions, r...

Karen Richardson, Dean of Tufts Admissions, reassures students that participation in peaceful protest of gun violence will not be held against them in the Tufts application process.

    A Statement on Engaging in Peaceful Protests · Inside Admissions
    Applying to college-and waiting for responses-can be a daunting process, one that surfaces fears and insecurities in most students. You worry about grades (consistent? good enough?), extra-curricular activities (not enough? too many?), your essays (too personal?) among other things.
    http://admissions.tufts.edu

12 hours ago

Rabbi Dr. Naftali Brawer, a prominent voice w...

Rabbi Dr. Naftali Brawer, a prominent voice within the United Kingdom’s Jewish community, has been appointed Jewish chaplain and Neubauer Executive Director of Tufts Hillel.

    Welcoming Rabbi Dr. Naftali Brawer
    Rabbi Dr. Naftali Brawer, chief executive of a London think tank, author, and prominent voice within the United Kingdom's Jewish community, has been appointed Jewish chaplain and Neubauer Executive Director of Tufts Hillel following a six-month international search. His dual appointments come as Rabbi Jeffrey A.
    http://now.tufts.edu

12 hours ago

Tisch College's Summer Fellows program provid...

Tisch College's Summer Fellows program provides students across Tufts with meaningful internships at some of the most innovative and impactful social enterprises, nonprofits, and government agencies. Help support their efforts!

    Tisch Summer Fellows
    Help Tufts University reach 25 Donors for the project: Tisch Summer Fellows. A donation of any amount can make a difference!
    https://crowdfund.tufts.edu

12 hours ago

Welcoming Rabbi Dr. Naftali Brawer

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    Welcoming Rabbi Dr. Naftali Brawer
    Rabbi Dr. Naftali Brawer, chief executive of a London think tank, author, and prominent voice within the United Kingdom's Jewish community, has been appointed Jewish chaplain and Neubauer Executive Director of Tufts Hillel following a six-month international search. His dual appointments come as Rabbi Jeffrey A.
    http://now.tufts.edu

29 hours ago

Bipartisanship was a major theme of U.S. Sena...

Bipartisanship was a major theme of U.S. Senator Susan Collins talk at the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series last night. “We’ve got to start learning to work together again,” Collins said. “Maine has always had a proud tradition of that. New England has had a proud tradition of that. I hope we can get back to it.”

    Rally Round the Middle
    On a Saturday in October 2013, U.S. Senator Susan Collins sat in her office, watching a live broadcast from the Senate floor. "Democrat, Republican, Democrat, Republican, each of them was pointing the finger at the other side, blaming them for the shutdown," said Collins at the fifth Alan D.
    http://now.tufts.edu

30 hours ago

Rally Round the Middle

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    Rally Round the Middle
    On a Saturday in October 2013, U.S. Senator Susan Collins sat in her office, watching a live broadcast from the Senate floor. "Democrat, Republican, Democrat, Republican, each of them was pointing the finger at the other side, blaming them for the shutdown," said Collins at the fifth Alan D.
    http://now.tufts.edu

33 hours ago

#HappeningNow: TIE's team is discussing the a...

#HappeningNow: TIE's team is discussing the advantages and details of the #Sustainable #Water Management (SWM) Masters of Science Program at Tufts University! Our second deadline for applications is on April 1. The next webinar will be on March 15, 2018. Visit http://swm.tufts.edu/ for more details!


33 hours ago

Medical Students Take a Stand Against Gun Violence

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    Medical Students Take a Stand Against Gun Violence
    More than 100 Tufts medical students came together yesterday against gun violence on the one-week anniversary of the deadly shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Teron Nezwek, M20, organized the rally at the Jaharis Courtyard to encourage health-care professionals to draw attention to gun violence as a public-health crisis.
    http://now.tufts.edu

33 hours ago

The Center for International Environment and ...

The Center for International Environment and Resource Policy is hosting a research seminar with Rich Swanson tomorrow on Energy for Africa, Prioritizing Investments Under Climate Change. Date: February 26, 2018 Time: 12:30–1:45 pm Location: Cabot 702, 160 Packard Avenue, Medford MA Light lunch will be served!


34 hours ago

Tufts Institute of the Environment shared Env...

Join Environmental Studies Program, Tufts University for an exclusive guided tour of "nARTure. Reshaping eco-art", only in February! The exhibit showcases Tufts students' artwork that challenges us to rethink the relationships between nature and art, and between nature and human.

    Reshaping Eco-Art: nARTure
    Join Environmental Studies for an exclusive guided tour of "nARTure. Reshaping eco-art", only viewable in February! The exhibit showcases Tufts students'...
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34 hours ago

Tufts University Film and Media Studies Progr...

If you have thought of majoring or minoring in an arts field, come by Granoff on Monday from 12-2 and speaks with folks from Art and Art History, Drama and Dance, FMS, and Music. There will be candy!

    Arts Majors and Minors at Tufts
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36 hours ago

The School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tuft...

The School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts is proud to announce that it will honor Lorna Simpson on May 14 at its 2018 Medal Gala, which raises funds for financial aid and educational opportunities for students.

    SMFA At Tufts
    During the Medal Award Gala, a juried collection of student works will be displayed in the MFA's Sharf Visitor Center as part of a highly-anticipated silent auction. All selected works will be up for bid by hundreds of guests attending the Gala.
    https://smfa.tufts.edu

37 hours ago

Were you a fan of Tufts Dining's butternut sq...

Were you a fan of Tufts Dining's butternut squash bisque when you were a Jumbo? Alum Emily Balk shares the history and recipe on WGBH's Craving Boston.

    Butternut Squash Soup Is A Favorite On A College Campus. Here's How To Make It.
    College dining hall food has struggled with a dismal reputation for decades, but as competition in the higher education space heats up, college food programs have risen to meet the demand for fresh, local, delicious and healthy food. Tufts University Dining Services has been hitting the mark for longer than most schools.
    http://cravingboston.wgbh.org

2 days ago

New International Research Opportunities

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    New International Research Opportunities
    Share Tufts students have a number of opportunities to engage in self-directed international research and projects, through programs such as Summer Scholars, Tisch Summer Fellows, International Relations Research Scholars, and Institute for Global Leadership-sponsored research. Now the new Global Research Assistant Program adds something more: the opportunity for undergraduates to work on ongoing international research led by Tufts faculty.
    http://now.tufts.edu

2 days ago

Tufts University Film and Media Studies Progr...

Interested in writing children's books? Then be sure to check out this panel next week.

    So, You Want to Write a Children's Book?
    Interested in writing a children's book but don't know how to get started? Want to get involved in the world of publishing or illustration? Come hear a...
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2 days ago

Next Friday, March 2, come listen to Tufts al...

Next Friday, March 2, come listen to Tufts alumna and Hollywood talent agent, Andrea Nelson Meigs discuss her career path. RSVP on Handshake: https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/129114


2 days ago

Tufts Dining updated their cover photo.

    Tufts Dining
    Tufts Dining. 2,353 likes · 20 talking about this. Welcome to the Tufts Dining Facebook page. We have created this group as a way to share feedback and ideas, ask questions, see upcoming events.
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2 days ago

Tufts Dining added 4 new photos.

Today Dewick served a homemade, whole grain, super-tasty veggie burger on a whole grain sesame seed bun. Condiments included guac, sautéed onions and peppers, sautéed mushrooms, pickles, lettuce & tomato. It was DELICIOUS! Is your mouth watering yet?

    Tufts Dining
    Tufts Dining. 2,352 likes · 23 talking about this. Welcome to the Tufts Dining Facebook page. We have created this group as a way to share feedback and ideas, ask questions, see upcoming events.
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2 days ago

Tufts senior Zach Wallace, an All-American sw...

Tufts senior Zach Wallace, an All-American swimmer and Dean's List student, isn’t letting a hearing impairment slow him down.

    Making Waves
    Unless you know Zach Wallace well, you'd never realize how significantly his hearing loss affects his daily life. The Tufts University senior is an All-American swimmer and four-time school record-holder, including in the 200 individual medley. He's also a Dean's List student as an Applied Mathematics major with a Computer Science minor.
    https://now.tufts.edu

2 days ago

Making Waves

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    Making Waves
    Unless you know Zach Wallace well, you'd never realize how significantly his hearing loss affects his daily life. The Tufts University senior is an All-American swimmer and four-time school record-holder, including in the 200 individual medley. He's also a Dean's List student as an Applied Mathematics major with a Computer Science minor.
    http://now.tufts.edu

2 days ago

“In the domain of #water education, there are...

“In the domain of #water education, there are not many academic institutions that educate students in an interdisciplinary and holistic way, as the SWM program is designed to do.” The Tufts Daily talked to TIE's director and associate director about the new Sustainable Water Management program. Our second application deadline is April 1 - read more about the program and how to apply here: http://swm.tufts.edu

    Tufts Institute of the Environment to launch Master of Science in Sustainable Water Management - The Tufts Daily
    Tufts Institute of the Environment (TIE) will be launching a new Master of Science in Sustainable Water Management (SWM) this fall, according to TIE Director Dr. Linda Abriola. According to TIE's website, students enrolled in this yearlong program can follow one of four program tracks: Water Diplomacy; Water, Food and Energy; Water Infrastructure for Human Development; and ...
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2 days ago

Tufts Institute of the Environment shared Tuf...

Non-Profit Employers On Campus Today! Professional Organizer Panel: Wednesday 2/21 7-8 PM, Dowling Hall 745B This panel is applicable to all students - whether you're a senior looking for a full-time job, or an underclassmen looking for an internship in the summer or volunteer opportunities on campus.

    PIRG Panel - "Frustrated with Slow Federal Action?"
    "Frustrated with Slow Federal Action? Hear from professional organizers from Public Interest Network about action at the local and state levels and...
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2 days ago

Men's Track & Field Wins Indoor Title

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    Men's Track & Field Wins Indoor Title
    The Tufts University men's indoor track & field team took Middlebury College's New Balance Foundation Track in the Virtue Field House by storm on February 17 to win their second straight New England Division III championship. Head coach Joel Williams' Jumbos compiled 110 points to out-score #3 in the nation MIT, who finished with a 97 score.
    http://now.tufts.edu

2 days ago

Tufts University shared Jonathan M. Tisch Col...

U.S. Senator Susan Collins will be on campus tonight for an engaging conversation on politics, bipartisanship, and public service as part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series.

    US Senator Susan Collins at Tufts University
    Join us for an engaging conversation with United States Senator Susan Collins about politics, bipartisanship, and public service. First elected in 1996,...
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2 days ago

Alum Joel Richard Paul's new book "Without Pr...

Alum Joel Richard Paul's new book "Without Precedent: Chief Justice John Marshall and His Times" highlights how the influential Supreme Court chief justice promoted a strong federal government.

    A Champion of Pragmatic Compromise
    John Marshall became one of the most influential chief justices of the United States Supreme Court, even though he had completed just one year of grammar school and six weeks of law school.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

Tufts University School of Engineering kicked...

Tufts University School of Engineering kicked off E-Week with a duct tape challenge and spaghetti skyscraper competition! Check out upcoming events: http://tuft.su/2EGB7qv

    Tufts University
    Tufts University School of Engineering kicked off E-Week with a duct tape challenge and spaghetti skyscraper competition! Check out upcoming events: http://tuft.su/2EGB7qv
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3 days ago

Tufts Dining added 3 new photos.

Heading to the SMFA shuttle in the morning? Dewick-MacPhie Dining Center is now open at 7:30am Monday - Friday. We listen. We learn. Now, have a healthy breakfast at Dewick before you head to the SMFA and keep your comments coming! More info and hours: https://dining.tufts.edu/where-to-eat

    Tufts Dining
    Tufts Dining. 2,353 likes · 14 talking about this. Welcome to the Tufts Dining Facebook page. We have created this group as a way to share feedback and ideas, ask questions, see upcoming events.
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3 days ago

Our Butternut Squash Bisque made it onto the ...

Our Butternut Squash Bisque made it onto the WGBH blog! #BisqueAlert http://cravingboston.wgbh.org/article/20180220/butternut-squash-soup-favorite-college-campus-heres-how-make-it

    Butternut Squash Soup Is A Favorite On A College Campus. Here's How To Make It.
    College dining hall food has struggled with a dismal reputation for decades, but as competition in the higher education space heats up, college food programs have risen to meet the demand for fresh, local, delicious and healthy food. Tufts University Dining Services has been hitting the mark for longer than most schools.
    http://cravingboston.wgbh.org

3 days ago

Congratulations to David Harris, provost and ...

Congratulations to David Harris, provost and senior vice president at Tufts since 2012, on being named the next president of Union College.

    Tufts University Provost David Harris Named President of Union College
    David Harris, who has been provost and senior vice president at Tufts University since 2012, has been named the next president of Union College, a liberal arts college in Schenectady, New York. He will take up his new position at Union in July, and Deborah T.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

Tufts University Provost David Harris Named President of Union College

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    Tufts University Provost David Harris Named President of Union College
    David Harris, who has been provost and senior vice president at Tufts University since 2012, has been named the next president of Union College, a liberal arts college in Schenectady, New York. He will take up his new position at Union in July, and Deborah T.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

Join us during our information session as we ...

Join us during our information session as we talk about the new Sustainable Water Management (SWM) Masters of Science degree program tomorrow from 11:45AM-12:25PM at TIE. Lunch will be served! Please RSVP here: https://goo.gl/forms/8nvDL3lvuByKTpcm2

    Tufts Institute of the Environment
    Join us during our information session as we talk about the new Sustainable Water Management (SWM) Masters of Science degree program tomorrow from 11:45AM-12:25PM at TIE. Lunch will be served!...
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3 days ago

A Champion of Pragmatic Compromise

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    A Champion of Pragmatic Compromise
    John Marshall became one of the most influential chief justices of the United States Supreme Court, even though he had completed just one year of grammar school and six weeks of law school.
    http://now.tufts.edu

3 days ago

Tufts University Film and Media Studies Progr...

Want to learn more about arts majors and minors at Tufts? Then stop by Granoff Lobby on Monday, February 26 from 12-2. Meet with faculty, staff, and students from Art History, Drama and Dance, FMS, and Music. There will be candy!

    Arts Majors and Minors at Tufts
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3 days ago

Tufts University is with Benjamin Wallace.

For the first time in Tufts Athletics history, the men's indoor track & field team won their second straight New England Division III Title! http://tuft.su/2ESurVm

    Tufts University
    For the first time in Tufts Athletics history, the men's indoor track & field team won their second straight New England Division III Title! http://tuft.su/2ESurVm
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

For the first time in Tufts Athletics history...

For the first time in Tufts Athletics history, the men's indoor track & field team won their second straight New England Division III Title! http://tuft.su/2ESurVm

    Tufts University
    For the first time in Tufts Athletics history, the men's indoor track & field team won their second straight New England Division III Title! http://tuft.su/2ESurVm
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Take the quiz and guess which smile belongs t...

Take the quiz and guess which smile belongs to which US president with clues from faculty at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine! #PresidentsDay

    All the Presidents' Teeth Quiz
    Three faculty members from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine discussed the smiles of some former U.S. presidents. Based on what Alan Epstein, D82, Richard McNulty, D79, and Charles Rankin, D79, DG86, had to say, can you tell which president's smile is which?
    http://tusdm.tufts.edu

4 days ago

Congratulations to the Tufts men's indoor tra...

Congratulations to the Tufts men's indoor track & field team for winning the New England Division III Title in back to back years for first time in Tufts Athletics history!

    Men's Track & Field Wins 2nd Straight New England Division III Indoor Title on Saturday
    MIDDLEBURY, VT - The Tufts University men's indoor track & field team took Middlbury College's New Balance Foundation Track in the Virtue Field House by storm on Saturday to win their second straight New England Division III championship. Head coach Joel Williams' Jumbos compiled 110 points to out-score #3 in the nation MIT, who finished with a 97 score.
    http://www.gotuftsjumbos.com

4 days ago

Commons is OPEN today at 11! Stop by for some...

Commons is OPEN today at 11! Stop by for some delicious, fresh, already made foods like this Winter Greens Salad with Chicken and Walnuts!

    Tufts Dining
    Commons is OPEN today at 11! Stop by for some delicious, fresh, already made foods like this Winter Greens Salad with Chicken and Walnuts!
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4 days ago

A new book by Pulitzer Prize winning historia...

A new book by Pulitzer Prize winning historian and Tufts alum Gordon Wood chronicles the intertwined lives and politics of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson. #PresidentsDay

    Founders and Frenemies
    It was certainly an amazing coincidence: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, American revolutionaries and the second and third presidents of the United States, both died on July 4, 1826, the fiftieth anniversary of the Declaration of Independence.
    http://now.tufts.edu

4 days ago

Throughout Tufts history, five US presidents ...

Throughout Tufts history, five US presidents have visited campus. Did you attend any of their speeches? #PresidentsDay

    Tufts University
    Throughout Tufts history, five US presidents have visited campus. Did you attend any of their speeches? #PresidentsDay
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5 days ago

Jack Derby, new holder of the Cummings Family...

Jack Derby, new holder of the Cummings Family Professorship in Entrepreneurship at the School of Engineering, is looking forward to helping more students start their careers.

    Not Business as Usual
    Jack Derby, long-time professor of the practice in entrepreneurial marketing and sales, understands what makes some businesses tick with the precision of a Swiss watch and why even the most earnest startups often fail. As the former CEO of multiple companies, including several startups, he has forty-plus years' experience running businesses and honing management strategies.
    http://now.tufts.edu

5 days ago

Maya Angelou, who received an honorary degree...

Maya Angelou, who received an honorary degree from Tufts in 1985, came back to campus on April 28, 1997 to speak about her literary experiences as part of the Tufts Lecture Series. #BlackHistoryMonth

    Tufts Alumni
    Maya Angelou, who received an honorary degree from Tufts in 1985, came back to campus on April 28, 1997 to speak about her literary experiences as part of the Tufts Lecture Series. #BlackHistoryMonth
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6 days ago

Attend Tufts Global Reach in Berlin May 4-6! ...

Attend Tufts Global Reach in Berlin May 4-6! Discuss today's most pressing global issues with Institute for Global Leadership Director Abi Williams, attend Sol Gittleman's lecture on Germany, and learn about exciting Tufts updates from President Monaco.

    Tufts Global Reach
    Launched in 2016, Tufts Global Reach is a weekend-long program of intellectual, social and cultural events. Activities range from talks with industry experts, to faculty lectures, to tours and excursions unique to each event's host city. All alumni, parents, and friends of Tufts are encouraged to attend - especially those living farthest from the Hill.
    https://alumniandfriends.tufts.edu

6 days ago

Travel with fellow Jumbos from the Adriatic s...

Travel with fellow Jumbos from the Adriatic sea to one of the world’s longest caves, and from open-air markets to medieval castles on a Tufts Travel Learn trip to Croatia and Slovenia May 7-21!

    Croatia & Slovenia
    Join us for 15 magical days in a land where mountain meets sea, empires rub shoulders, history is measured in millennia, and natural beauty abounds at every turn. Our small group will take a deep dive into the many wonders of Croatia and Slovenia, from glittering Adriatic seas to one of the world's longest caves, and from exuberant open-air markets to a fairytale medieval castle.
    https://alumniandfriends.tufts.edu

6 days ago

History professor Kendra Field's new book "Gr...

History professor Kendra Field's new book "Growing Up with the Country: Family, Race, and Nation after the Civil War" tells the story of the post-Civil War migration by African Americans to Indian Territory. #BlackHistoryMonth

    In Search of a More Free Place
    When Kendra Field was growing up in New Jersey, her grandmother told her stories about her own grandfather, Thomas Jefferson Brown, an African American who migrated from the U.S. South to Indian Territory-current-day Oklahoma-in 1870 in search of a more free place.
    http://now.tufts.edu

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