Campus Life

Jared Jaramillo, E21, works on a project for a Mechanical Engineering class
March 8, 2021 Large Image
As students scrambled to pack their belongings and leave campus, people stepped up to help underrepresented, first-generation, and low-income students

Jared Jaramillo, E21, a mechanical engineering major, focuses his work...

Tufts women's basketball team
March 8, 2021 Video
A co-captain of Tufts women’s basketball team reflects on a record-setting season cut short by the pandemic—and the support the team felt from Jumbos near and far

In March 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic canceled the winter seasons of many Tufts Athletics teams, including basketball, swimming and diving, and...

Margaret Higham. In mid-March 2020, when the index case of COVID-19 arrived on the Medford/Somerville campus, Dr. Margaret Higham was the director of Tufts Health Service
March 8, 2021 Large Image
Margaret Higham, the director of Tufts Health Service in March 2020, recalls the events of the first two days of COVID-19 on campus—and the strategies implemented on the spot to keep the community safe

In mid-March 2020, the university announced a series of changes to Tufts’ operations due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus in Massachusetts...

Robert Cook, dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts
February 26, 2021 Large Image
After a sabbatical, Cook will focus on his research, teaching in the psychology department

After seven years as the dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, dean of academic affairs for Arts and Sciences, and the dean of...

Headshots of mentor program leaders on a school background
February 25, 2021 Large Image
Program will promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in health sciences research, practice, and teaching

A new early-career mentoring program starting at Tufts University School of Medicine this summer will aim to enhance workforce diversity, faculty...