Arts & Culture

Jehan Diaz with Ryan O'Connell
August 26, 2016 Large Image
Tufts composition students create works for talented young performers from Boston area schools

Ryan O’Connell, G16, has a question for Jehan Diaz, a talented 15-year-old viola player, as they sit together in a small room at Boston’s Symphony...

street art in Buenos Aires
August 8, 2016 Large Image
John Starosta Galante, A00, documents the political art along the sidewalks of Buenos Aires

A single eyeball looming above layers of neon spray-painted graffiti looks down on passersby from a wall along a street in Buenos Aires. Along...

a record player
July 11, 2016
Paul D. Lehrman, a lecturer in music and director of the music engineering minor program, weighs in on the debate

Vinyl is back, no doubt about it. Sales of vinyl records have been soaring, although they still represent only a tiny fraction of the music...

June 30, 2016

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (June 30, 2016)— The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, officially becomes part of Tufts University's...

illustration of many iconic 1980s images
June 27, 2016 Large Image
Growing up with stone-washed jeans and the New Kids on the Block, I didn’t know what was around the corner when the 90s, and college, arrived

In 1988, I was an overweight high school freshman, sporting stone-washed jeans, a near toxic dose of Bennetton “Colors” perfume, and a poof that...