In the World

a street protest in Islamabad, Pakistan
September 29, 2014 Large Image
In a new book, Ayesha Jalal chronicles how the country has lurched from crisis to crisis since its founding

In the spring of 2013, Pakistan experienced something never before seen in the country’s 67-year history: one civilian government ceded power to...

September 29, 2014
Carnegie award will seed research and outreach on legitimacy of fragile states

The Fletcher School has been awarded $1 million from the Carnegie Corporation to develop strategies to enhance the legitimacy of fragile states...

September 15, 2014

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass.—In collaboration with the White House, Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and...

Jumpstart volunteers take a photo of themselves at the event
September 15, 2014 Large Image
At the AmeriCorps 20th anniversary celebration held at Tufts, volunteers are told they will transform America—and themselves

Wearing his AmeriCorps alumni jacket, Alan Solomont, A70, A08P, dean of the Jonathan M. Tisch College of...

September 12, 2014
Discussion will focus on race relations on 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. –Tufts University's Center for the Study of Race and Democracy will draw on the widely reported shooting of unarmed...