Commencement 2011

'Tie What You Do to What You Dream'

Tufts’ Class of 2011 goes into the world to face greater challenges than those that greeted previous generations, Massachusetts Institute of Technology president emeritus Charles M. Vest said during his May 22 commencement address.

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May 23, 2011

Graduated Headwear

Tufts' Digital Collections and Archives provides a look back at some of the finest headwear to grace past Tufts commencement ceremonies.

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May 22, 2011

Tufts Beats RIT to Advance to NCAA Championship

The Tufts men's lacrosse team gave the Jumbos another reason to celebrate, winning their NCAA Div. III semifinal match against RIT 16-12 and earning the chance to defend their national title next weekend in Maryland. Read about the early graduation ceremony for seniors on the men's lacrosse team held two days before their semifinal match.

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May 19, 2011

Apple Dropping Ceremony

Every year, in addition to being hooded, graduating physics and astronomy Ph.D. students at Tufts participate in the Isaac Newton-inspired apple-dropping ceremony, conceived by Professor Alexander Vilenkin.

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May 19, 2011

Tips for New Grads

Looking for a job? Wondering how to manage your time and money post-college? Career Services shares some helpful tips and resources.

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