Campus Life

 Mehdi Harandi’s arrival at Logan Airport
February 7, 2017 Slideshow
Caught in the federal government's executive order, a Tufts visiting scholar from Iran finally arrives at Logan to a "heartwarming" welcome

When Mehdi Harandi finally arrived at Logan Airport late last Friday night, he had four words to describe his reception: “heartwarming; I saw...

Anthony Monaco and David Harris at forum
February 6, 2017 Large Image
University leaders reaffirm commitment to the value of a global community and join legal challenge of executive order

As the status of President Donald Trump’s executive order restricting entry to the U.S. by individuals from seven predominantly Muslim Middle...

student wrapping meal at dining hall
February 1, 2017 Large Image
Students and staff help rescue prepared foods and create ready-to-eat meals for local families

The lunch crowd at Dewick-MacPhie dining center is thinning out when Lucy Zwigard, A18, and Shelby Luce, A17, pull on hairnets and plastic gloves...

Tim Kaine at Tufts
January 24, 2017 Large Image
Vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine spoke at Tufts about the need to stay involved and fight for the issues that matter

For Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.), failure is a powerful motivator.

Losing the presidential election was “...

Jennifer Bailey at Tufts' Martin Luther King, Jr. Symposium
January 24, 2017 Large Image
We all need to repair the breach in relationships that the election exposed, Rev. Jennifer Bailey, A09, told crowd at MLK Symposium

On election night, Jennifer Bailey, A09, collapsed in tears on her kitchen floor. As it became clear that Donald Trump would be the next president...