Arts & Culture

Author Nina Sankovich, seated with a book in her lap and books all around her.
January 24, 2022 Large Image
Author Nina Sankovich, J84, once embarked on a self-healing journey to read a book a day for a year. Today, her devotion to stories continues.

Bookish is an occasional Tufts Now series of interviews with authors from the...

An assortment of cheeses including brie, blue, and hard cheeses.
January 20, 2022 Large Image
A cheesemaker and a cheesemonger offer tips on selecting, presenting, and understanding this essential party treat

No party table is complete without a cheeseboard. But how is a host to choose from the thousands upon thousands of types, subtypes, colors,...

Kenann McKenzie, director of the Generous Listening and Dialogue Center, stands outdoors in an orange dress next to a Tufts University sign.
January 19, 2022 Large Image
The new Generous Listening and Dialogue Center at Tisch College of Civic Life is building a framework for productive dialogue and sharing advice for having discussions across differences

Do you think you’re a good listener? Perhaps we could all use some improvement around this critical social skill. That’s the goal of the new...

Visitors inside the Rotunda at the U.S. Capitol Building with statue of Martin Luther King, Jr. in Washington, D.C.
January 14, 2022 Large Image
Through his famous bust of Martin Luther King Jr. and beyond, the artist and Tufts alumnus celebrated the dignity and humanity of Black Americans

A thousand people gathered in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., on January 16, 1986 for the unveiling—more than 200...

The Leading While Black project reflects on the horizons of executive leadership at Tufts.
January 10, 2022 Large Image
In February, the Leading While Black project will honor eight luminaries who transformed governance and advanced equity and excellence at the university over the past 50 years

One of the most important aspects of Katrina Moore’s work as senior director of the...