Campus Life

Christopher Sedore at a desk with an open laptop. He is the new CIO of Tufts University
July 10, 2019 Large Image
Christopher Sedore brings extensive experience in higher education

Christopher Sedore, vice president and chief information officer at the University of Texas at Austin, has been appointed vice president and chief...

Jill Pace talks with a Pomona-Pitzer basketball player during a game. Pace was named new head coach for the Tufts women’s basketball team
June 27, 2019 Large Image
As head coach of Pomona-Pitzer, Pace led her team to its first NCAA berth in seventeen years

Jill Pace, a former assistant coach at Tufts who has been the head coach at Pomona-Pitzer since 2016, has been hired as the next head coach of the...

An old, large mural depicting Tufts University with students and faculty and administrators as imagined in the 1950s. The mural will be taken down and preserved for future study.
June 26, 2019 Large Image
After discussion and debate, the university has decided to take down exclusionary murals from Alumnae Lounge, while making them more accessible for teaching and research

For nearly sixty-five years, murals in Alumnae Lounge, a popular meeting space on the Tufts Medford/Somerville campus, have illustrated one part...

The Science Engineering Complex now dons a new roof-mounted solar photovoltaic installation. Tufts now has six total solar arrays on its various campuses that help save the university money and make the power grid greener.
June 26, 2019 Large Image
New additions will increase energy savings, reduce costs

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (June 26, 2019) – Two new roof-mounted solar photovoltaic installations on buildings located on the Medford/Somerville...

Rachel Kyte, the new dean of The Fletcher School, talks in an interview about the transformational role the school can play in the lives of its students and the world.
June 21, 2019 Large Image
Kyte, a visionary leader on climate change, describes her hopes for the school

For the last three and a half years, newly appointed Fletcher School Dean Rachel Kyte, F02, has directed United Nations efforts to increase access...