In the World

November 7, 2017 Large Image
85% believe the rights of women and girls are a “very high priority”; two-thirds think more participation from women will lead to a more peaceful world

(MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE) November 7, 2017 — Most Americans strongly support a U.S. foreign policy that promotes global gender equality, according to a...

Young student at Light on the Hill ceremony at Tufts
November 6, 2017 Video
With the launch of the largest fundraising initiative in its history, Tufts University is enhancing its ability to tackle the globe’s toughest challenges

Tufts University on November 4 launched a $1.5 billion campaign that will strengthen teaching and research, support a distinctive culture of...

Sean Callahan at Tufts
November 6, 2017 Large Image
Tufts alum Sean Callahan, head of Catholic Relief Services, describes how religion aids humanitarian efforts

Religion can be a powerful convening force, bringing people together to combat poverty and other social ills, said Sean Callahan, A82, F88, A21P,...

Gregory Gottlieb at Tufts
November 2, 2017 Large Image
Three questions with Gregory Gottlieb, the new director of the Feinstein International Center at Tufts

President Donald Trump has made it clear that foreign aid is not a top priority for his administration. His 2018 budget proposal includes steep...

JFK Tufts
October 31, 2017 Large Image
Tisch College explores JFK's legacy with panel of accomplished activists and leaders in the national service movement

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 31, 2017) – The Tisch College of  Civic Life at Tufts University will  explore President John F. Kennedy's legacy...