In the World

February 27, 2018 Large Image
United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed headlines impressive lineup of speakers participating in 33rd annual symposium at Tufts

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 27, 2018) – Diplomats, scholars and activists from across the globe, including United Nations Deputy Secretary-...

large sculpture of a globe
February 26, 2018 Large Image
That’s the topic for the thirty-third annual EPIIC Symposium March 1-3 at Tufts, with participants from around the world

The rise and continuing strength of authoritarian regimes the world over has been a visible trend for much of this decade. It’s something that is...

Rally at Tufts medical school against gun violence
February 22, 2018 Large Image
Donning white coats, the future health-care professionals at the School of Medicine condemned the public-health crisis of gun violence

More than 100 Tufts medical students came together yesterday against gun violence on the one-week anniversary of the deadly shootings at Marjory...

Susan Collins speaking at Tufts
February 22, 2018 Large Image
U.S. Senator Susan Collins tells Tufts audience that political extremism is damaging our democracy

On a Saturday in October 2013, U.S. Senator Susan Collins sat in her office, watching a live broadcast from the Senate floor. “Democrat,...

February 21, 2018
Global Research Assistant Program offers the chance to work in the field

Tufts students have a number of opportunities to engage in self-directed international research and projects, through programs such as...