Campus Life

Philip Tracy and Benji Dossetter at Tufts
May 17, 2019 Large Image
As two medical students graduate, they look back at their time as drummers in bands—and the connection between music and medicine

You wouldn’t necessarily think drumming in a rock band as an undergraduate would lead naturally to medical school—but for two medical graduates...

rows of folding chairs at Tufts commencement
May 17, 2019 Large Image
Guess the number of folding chairs—and number of languages spoken by Fletcher grads

There are big numbers involved every commencement at Tufts. From the vast sea of folding chairs set...

Nadeem Karimbux
May 16, 2019 Video
A distinguished leader in dental education, he focuses on integration, collaboration, and interprofessional education

Nadeem Karimbux, an accomplished dental educator, researcher, clinician, and leader, has been named the seventeenth dean of...

Simin Meydani
May 15, 2019 Large Image
She led the development of a strategic plan for research at Tufts and other initiatives, and will continue doing research at the HNRCA

Simin Meydani, who led the creation of a strategic vision for Tufts’ wide-ranging research enterprise, will be stepping down as the university’s...

Cindy Cesar at the Cummings School with a labrador dog
May 15, 2019 Large Image
Getting to and through veterinary school wasn’t easy or simple for class speaker Cindy Cesar, but her mission was always clear

Cindy Cesar, V19, has wanted to be a veterinarian for as long as she can remember. Growing up in Providence, Rhode Island, she always brought home...