Arts & Culture

Dan Jay at the exhibition of his art
September 18, 2014 Large Image
Professor Dan Jay merges two loves—chemistry and drawing—to create a style of his own

In the sixth of an occasional series, Tufts Now highlights the hidden talents of Tufts faculty and staff.

When he was a...

September 12, 2014
Discussion will focus on race relations on 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. –Tufts University's Center for the Study of Race and Democracy will draw on the widely reported shooting of unarmed...

Maureen Sonnie in her art studio
August 25, 2014 Video
For Maureen Sonnie from HR, opening her kiln is "like opening a gift"

In the fifth of an occasional series, Tufts Now highlights the hidden talents of Tufts faculty and staff.

One lazy...

illustration of open books as kites people are flying
August 4, 2014 Large Image
The Tufts community shares their favorite books for your enjoyment and edification

Each summer, we ask faculty, staff, students and alumni to tell us about books they like, and why they would recommend them to others. The...

With ScratchJr, young children (ages 5-7) learn important literacy skills as they program their own interactive stories and games.
July 30, 2014 Large Image
With New App, Young Children Learn Important Skills as They Program Stories and Games

Can children learn to code at the same age they’re learning to tie their shoes?

That’s the idea behind...

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