Arts & Culture

"9 Mile Road to Education" by Gabrielle Milton, D23
February 24, 2021 Video
Gabrielle Milton, D23, is an artist, activist, and champion of diversity and inclusion efforts at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

Gabrielle Milton, D23, grew up hearing stories about her family’s experiences with racism in the South. For example, when her grandmother was...

A campus scene at Tufts. Portraiture commissions, replacing portraits with historic exhibitions about underrepresented communities at Tufts, and artists in residence are among recommendations about public art at Tufts.
February 17, 2021 Large Image
Portraiture commissions, replacing portraits with historic exhibitions about underrepresented communities at Tufts, and artists in residence are among recommendations

On July 8, 2020, President Anthony Monaco announced the creation of a ...

Claudia Rankine. The renowned poet talks in the Beckwith Lecture at Tufts about how language and imagery has been—and continues to be—misused in America
February 16, 2021 Large Image
Renowned poet Claudia Rankine talks in the Beckwith Lecture at Tufts about how language and imagery have been—and continue to be—misused in America

Claudia Rankine may be best known as a celebrated poet, but observers of contemporary art know her gift for merging words with the visual arts...

Geoff Edgers in his office writing notes. For the Washington Post national arts reporter, being stuck at home doesn’t mean missing out on entertainers and personalities
January 21, 2021 Large Image
For Washington Post national arts reporter Geoff Edgers, A92, being stuck at home didn’t mean slowing down—he started a weekly Instagram Live show

The pandemic may have brought most of the arts and live entertainment world to a grinding halt, but it hasn’t stopped Geoff Edgers, A92, national...

portrait of Khaldoun Hijazin in his studio
January 19, 2021 Large Image
SMFA graduate Khaldoun Hijazin is appointed executive director of the Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts in Amman

When Khaldoun Hijazin returned to his native Jordan in 2014 after earning his M.F.A. from Tufts, his immediate future was mapped out: teaching at...

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