Campus Life

Arianna Huffington with Jonathan Tisch
April 17, 2014 Large Image
Arianna Huffington tells a Tufts audience that the explosion of new media strengthens democracy

People want to be part of the story of their times, and the Internet has given them a powerful platform, Arianna Huffington, founder and editor-in...

April 17, 2014

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – Two Tufts students have been named 2014 Truman Scholars, joining 59 other college and university...

Tufts marathon runners on a practice run in the winter
April 15, 2014 Slideshow
Led by Coach Don Megerle, the Tufts Marathon Team takes to the streets to prep for Boston—and make up for last year

Don Megerle has been coaching the Tufts Marathon Team for 12 years now, working to get the runners into peak shape for the 26.2-mile race year...

prospective student tour on the Medford/Somerville campus in the spring
April 8, 2014 Large Image
Record-low acceptance rate of 17.4 percent for incoming Tufts undergraduates continues a five-year trend

The acceptance letters have been sent to the undergraduate Class of 2018, and those getting the good word are the fortunate few, as the acceptance...

Jesper Rosenmeier in 1974
April 8, 2014 Large Image
A highly regarded teacher, he founded and led the American Studies Program during a Tufts career that spanned four decades

Jesper Rosenmeier, the Fletcher Professor of English Emeritus, died suddenly on April 3; he was 79. He officially retired from Tufts in 2004, but...