Arts & Culture

A red sphere and a blue sphere are reflected in a mirror at the base of a wooden staircase.
April 18, 2019 Large Image
Graduating students from School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University celebrated during free, public art shows this May

BOSTON and MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 18, 2019)—The School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University is celebrating graduating art...

young woman perusing the magazine collection at a library
April 11, 2019 Large Image
At the W. Van Alan Clark, Jr. Library at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, books take on many forms

Ray Bradbury once said in an interview, “Without libraries, what have we? We have no past and no future.” For a series on libraries at the...

A mother and father with four children standing outdoors
April 3, 2019 Large Image
Documentary filmmaker David Sutherland, A67, talks in a Tufts podcast about his new film and his deep dives into his subjects’ lives

Tell Me More is a Tufts University podcast featuring brief...

Alfre Woodard headshot
April 2, 2019 Large Image
Award-winning actress and activist among five honorary degree recipients

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 2, 2019)—Actor, producer and activist Alfre Woodard will deliver the commencement address to the...

Michael Downing sitting at his desk with a laptop
March 29, 2019 Large Image
In Michael Downing’s new novel “Still in Love,” a creative writing class is the setting—and the crucible for change

In an overcrowded room with twelve black armchairs, a man known only as the Professor lays out his rules: No phones or devices. No extensions on...