Active Citizenship

As public discourse erodes, Tufts expands civic education and research with major gift

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 14, 2016) -- Tufts University today announced that it will strengthen its role as a leader in civic education and research thanks to a $15 million gift from Tufts alumnus Jonathan Tisch and his wife Lizzie. Concurrently, Tufts' Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service has been renamed the Jonathan M.