Campus Life

Cecile Richards at Tufts
March 29, 2018 Large Image
Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood tells a Tufts audience of the importance of active involvement in the political process

When Margaret Sanger and Ethel Byrne opened the first birth control clinic in Brooklyn 101 years ago, women lined the block for pamphlets on how...

Ellen Kullman
March 27, 2018 Large Image
Tufts alumna, a leader in business and STEM, is among six honorary degree recipients

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 27, 2018)—Former DuPont CEO Ellen J. Kullman, a Tufts alumna, will return to campus to deliver...

Ellen Kullman in 2015
March 26, 2018 Large Image
Former CEO of DuPont and Tufts alumna, she is among six honorary degree recipients

Ellen J. Kullman, E78, A12P, retired CEO and chair of the board of DuPont—now DowDuPont, Inc., the world’s largest chemical company—will deliver...

abstract image of binary data and light
March 19, 2018 Large Image
The bachelor’s program starting this fall offers training for students in rapidly growing field

A new undergraduate degree-granting program in data science will be offered within the School of Engineering starting this fall.


Elena Rybak-Akimova at Tufts in 2005
March 14, 2018 Large Image
An expert in chemical kinetics and reactions, she was both a “chemist’s chemist” and a mentor and friend to her students

Chemistry professor Elena Rybak-Akimova, who dedicated her life to revealing the life of small-molecule binding and activation and to sharing her...