Campus Life

Jester Hairston album sleeve and disc
March 28, 2017 Large Image
A well-known composer and choral director, this Tufts alum brought the spirituals of his heritage to a wide audience

In his long life, Jester Hairston, A29, H72, was a celebrated musician, actor, composer and choral director. After a successful career on stage...

medical students celebrating their residency match notices
March 21, 2017 Large Image
Match Day 2017 found some Tufts medical students happily planning solo trips across the country, and some couples breathing a sigh of relief because they’ll be able to stay together

For fourth-year medical students Bryan Walker and Ali McFarland, the approach of Match Day on March 17 was nerve-wracking. It is the same for...

March 20, 2017
Awards ceremony honors 12 soon-to-be graduates on April 8

The Tufts community is invited to join the Tufts Alumni Association in honoring 12 outstanding members of the undergraduate Class of 2017 for...

Tufts' basketball player crowded by defenders from Amherst
March 20, 2017 Slideshow
Top-ranked Amherst knocks off Jumbos, 52-29, in NCAA Division III women’s basketball title match

The emotions were raw and the disappointment palpable as the Tufts women’s basketball team fell short, for the second year in a row, in its quest...

Stanley Gershoff in 1990
March 17, 2017 Large Image
He was an early adopter of the idea that research could drive policy to help people

Stanley N. Gershoff, the first dean of the nutrition school at Tufts and the matchmaker behind its unique marriage of science and policy for the...