Active Citizenship

Tufts’ Speaker Series Highlights Challenges and Opportunities for Women in Politics

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (November 3, 2015)— Tufts University's Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service will host a panel discussion focused on “Women in Politics” on November 12, featuring U.S. Rep. Katherine Clark, state Representative Keiko Orrall, and Boston City Council member Ayanna Pressley. The public lecture, which will be moderated by Boston Globe columnist Yvonne Abraham, will examine the challenges and opportunities for women serving in all levels of elected office.