Campus Life

Kathleen Sebelius with Tufts students
October 30, 2014 Large Image
Former secretary of health and human services Kathleen Sebelius talks about the Affordable Care Act, the political life and Ebola

Through eight stressful weeks last year, Kathleen Sebelius, the former secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, had to...

October 28, 2014
All benefits-eligible employees must choose a new plan by Nov. 14, or you will not be insured as of Jan. 1

The Tufts Health Plan will be the university’s exclusive provider of health insurance starting Jan. 1, 2015. All benefits-eligible employees need...

illustration of three doctors
October 24, 2014 Large Image
Tufts Medical School touched three generations of this writer’s family

With a photographic memory and almost surreal diagnostic skills, my father was a physician with few equals. Born in 1911, when the physician’s...

James Stavridis and Barack Obama
October 17, 2014 Large Image
Fletcher Dean James Stavridis recounts in a new book lessons he learned as the first naval officer to serve as military head of NATO

After five years in the Navy, James Stavridis thought he’d had enough of military life—law school beckoned. He told his commanding officer, and...

two photos of Sol Gittleman
October 16, 2014 Large Image
Sol Gittleman describes how his life—and the university’s—have changed since the early sixties

One week and two cocktail parties after our arrival in South Hadley, Massachusetts, Robyn and I knew this was not the right place for us: too...