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Susan Collins speaking at Tufts
February 22, 2018 Large Image
U.S. Senator Susan Collins tells Tufts audience that political extremism is damaging our democracy

On a Saturday in October 2013, U.S. Senator Susan Collins sat in her office, watching a live broadcast from the Senate floor. “Democrat,...

February 21, 2018
Global Research Assistant Program offers the chance to work in the field

Tufts students have a number of opportunities to engage in self-directed international research and projects, through programs such as...

Monroe Coleman and his family in Oklahoma circa 1910
February 15, 2018 Large Image
Historian Kendra Field tells the story of the post-Civil War migration by African Americans to Indian Territory

When Kendra Field was growing up in New Jersey, her grandmother told her stories about her own grandfather, Thomas Jefferson Brown, an African...

February 15, 2018
Figure skater Michelle Kwan, F11, advocates for overcoming bias at the Winter Games and beyond

The daughter of working-class immigrant parents, figure skater Michelle Kwan, F11, often performed in homemade costumes because money was tight....

Sen. Susan Collins
February 15, 2018 Large Image
Feb. 21 event is 5th Alan D. Solomont Lecture on Citizenship and Public Service, part of Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 15, 2018) -- The Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University will host U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, for...