Arts & Culture

A still from a video shows three women in costumes with a feather boa
April 8, 2021 Large Image
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston exhibition inspired by travel made possible by SMFA at Tufts Traveling Fellowship

Multidisciplinary artist Samantha Nye envisions a fantasy space for erotic exchange between  aging queer womxn—a population often wrongly deemed...

A woman wearing a striped shirt types on a laptop with her phone next to her.
April 6, 2021 Large Image
Sociologist and entrepreneurial evangelist Dr. Ali Trachtman Hill, J98, encourages women to work for themselves and define success on their own terms

Since February 2020, 5.4 million women in the United States have lost or left their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In December, every one of...

Heather Nathans and colleagues celebrate just before the pandemic shutdown.
March 25, 2021 Large Image
Gantcher Professor Heather Nathans is all about making service to her communities a priority and shares one out-of-the-box way she humanizes bonding

This is an installment in our Women’s History Month 2021 series....

Stacey Abrams on Zoom with a Tufts University audience as part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series.
March 23, 2021 Large Image
Stacey Abrams shares strategies for organizing, increasing voter engagement, and “getting good done”

If Stacey Abrams has one piece of advice for those looking to enter politics, it’s this: “Politics should be a tool for your policy. Policy should...

Illustration of Seamus Blackley, A90
March 18, 2021 Large Image
Reviving yeast from the time of the pyramids, Seamus Blackley recreates loaves fit for a pharaoh

Last spring, when so many people were baking bread that grocery stores ran out of yeast, physicist and tech entrepreneur Seamus Blackley, A90,...