Campus Life

students chat across a table filled with art books
September 10, 2018 Large Image
In a new pre-orientation program for incoming students, the focus was on the arts

If there was an unexpected flair to how Tyler Whitaker translated the word “Tufts” onto a piece of pocket-shaped paper, it was entirely fitting....

Community Day
September 6, 2018 Large Image
Annual festival celebrates university's relationship with Medford, Somerville communities

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Sept. 6, 2018)—Tufts University, in cooperation with the cities of Medford and Somerville, will host the 16th annual...

workers clean the Tufts cannon
September 5, 2018 Video
The Tufts cannon, a canvas for student groups for more than two decades, gets a fresh look

Sara Mitchell, A21, sensed the many-layered meaning of the Tufts cannon even as a prospective student. The iconic landmark doubles as a popular...

a young man teaching a class at a blackboard
September 5, 2018 Large Image
Across the globe and around Tufts’ campuses, these ten students did research, volunteered, interned—and earned some money

It’s called summer vacation, but for most students, summer isn’t a time to just kick back and relax, it’s a time to work. We caught up with ten...

Joyce Sackey and Rob Mack at Ballou Hall
September 4, 2018 Large Image
Rob Mack and Joyce Sackey bring a breadth of experience to their new roles as chief diversity officers for Tufts

When Rob Mack and Joyce Sackey were named Tufts’ chief diversity officers in late March, both already had deep experience and extensive networks...