Tufts University to hold community presentation for local residents

An aerial view of Tufts Medford/Somerville campus, looking toward the Boston skyline

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 9, 2019)—Tufts University will hold a community presentation on Wednesday, April 24 at 6 p.m. in Somerville to inform neighbors about programs and resources available to them and to provide an overview of recently completed and upcoming projects. The event will be held in the atrium conference room at the Tufts Administration Building (TAB) at 169 Holland Avenue in Somerville.

This event is open to the public. After presentations from Tufts staff, neighbors will be invited to ask questions, offer comments and provide feedback. 

The presenters from Tufts University will include:  

  • Ruth Bennett, director of Strategic Capital Programs;
  • Gretchen Von Grossman, director of Capital Programs;
  • Lois Stanley, director of Campus Planning; and
  • Rocco DiRico, director of Government & Community Relations.

Other members of the Tufts administration will also be on hand to answer questions.

This community event is hosted by the office of Government & Community Relations at Tufts University.  Pizza and refreshments will be available, so please RSVP to communityrelations@tufts.edu

For more information, please contact the office of Government & Community Relations at 617-627-3780.


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.

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