Arts & Culture

man reading a book in a field of flowers
June 27, 2017 Large Image
Members of the Tufts community share their favorites in fiction, nonfiction and poetry

Heading into prime vacation season each summer, we ask members of the Tufts community to tell us about books that they recommend to others.

Mina Kaddis
June 14, 2017 Large Image
Mina Kaddis, D06, was content in his private dental practice—then his bishop had a request

Mina Kaddis is a husband, a father, a dentist—and for the past two years, a priest in the Coptic Orthodox Church.

Yes, being a dentist and...

Merrilyn Marsh at home with her sculptures
June 6, 2017 Large Image
Sculptor Merrilyn Marsh draws her inspiration from the special relationship with the creatures in our lives

The Animal Lover, the bronze sculpture that stands outside the new entrance to the Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals,...

Javed Rezayee at storytelling class at Tufts
May 23, 2017 Video
Experimental College course tries to change the world through the telling of personal tales

It was finals time in StorySlam!, a storytelling class at the Experimental College this spring, and Matthew Wilson, A18, had something unexpected...

Shannon VanGyzen shows off wallpaper that is part of her art installation
May 16, 2017 Large Image
Graduating M.F.A. students learn the art of creating exhibitions and put it to use for a show at the Cyclorama in Boston

By the time master of fine arts students graduate from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts (SMFA) at Tufts, they’ve mastered not just the...