Tufts University to hold Community Presentation, open to local residents

Tufts University campus
Members of the Medford and Somerville communities are invited to a Community Presentation on April 25. (Alonso Nichols, Tufts University)
March 12, 2018

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Patrick Collins

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 12, 2018) – Tufts University will hold a Community Presentation on Wednesday, April 25, to inform community members about programs and resources available to them and to provide an overview of recently completed and upcoming projects.

The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. in Breed Hall, 51 Winthrop St., and is open to the public. After the presentation, neighbors will be invited to ask questions and offer comments.

The presenters will include:  

  • Barbara Stein, Vice President of Operations
  • Lois Stanley, Director of Campus Planning
  • Robert Chihade, Director of Real Estate
  • Barbara Rubel, Director of Government & Community Relations (Somerville)
  • Rocco DiRico, Director of Government & Community Relations (Medford)

The event will be hosted by the Office of Government & Community Relations at Tufts University.

Light refreshments will be served, so RSVPs are appreciated.  To RSVP or for more information, please contact the Office of Government & Community Relations at 617-627-3780.

This press release has been updated to reflect a new meeting date and location made necessary by the cancellation of the originally-scheduled meeting due to snow.


About Tufts University

Tufts University, located on campuses in Boston, Medford/Somerville and Grafton, Massachusetts, and in Talloires, France, is recognized among the premier research universities in the United States. Tufts enjoys a global reputation for academic excellence and for the preparation of students as leaders in a wide range of professions. A growing number of innovative teaching and research initiatives span all Tufts campuses, and collaboration among the faculty and students in the undergraduate, graduate and professional programs across the university's schools is widely encouraged.