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Tufts 1+4 Service Site Spotlight: Brazil

In the coming weeks and months, we'll be highlighting each service site where our Bridge-Year Fellows can live and work for a year. Today we highlight Tufts 1+4 service opportunities in Brazil. » read

Seventeen Students Join Tisch Scholars Program

Meet this diverse and exceptional group of students, already committed to civic engagement, who will build their leadership skills through our signature program. » read

Mayor Walsh Shares His Vision for Boston

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh visited Tufts as part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series and talked about urban planning, youth engagement, and the events in Ferguson. » read

Rescuing Half the History

Tisch Faculty Fellow Jennifer Burton's film project tells the stories of remarkable women whom American history has often ignored or forgotten. » read

Finding a Home in Chinatown

Tisch Scholar Michael Wang is working to address pressing issues in Chinatown, a community that is shaping his Tufts experience in deeply personal ways. » read

Tufts 1+4 Service Site Spotlight: Los Angeles

In the coming weeks and months, we'll be highlighting each service site where our Bridge-Year Fellows can live and work for a year. Today we highlight Tufts 1+4 service opportunities in Los Angeles. » read

All the Dirt That’s Fit to Print

Earlier this month, political journalist Matt Bai, a member of the Tisch College Board of Advisors, spoke at Tufts about the scandal-obsessed nature of the modern political media. His talk was part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series. » rea ...

 

Featured Opportunity

Martin Luther King Day Events
January 18 to January 22

MLK If you’re looking for meaningful ways to reflect on and honor the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., we’ve put together a list of lectures, marches, and service opportunities at Tufts and in the surrounding communities, including the MLK Day of Service on Jan. 19 and the annual MLK Community Celebration on Jan. 22 organized by the Tufts Chaplaincy. Learn more

Upcoming Events

For additional details about active citizenship events on and off campus, please check our current opportunities page.

Latest News

Tufts Recognized as Engaged University

Tufts University has received the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation, a prestigious recognition of the university's deep institutional commitment to civic engagement. Tufts was also named to the 2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction. more

Tisch Researcher Wins National Award

In late 2014, Tisch College Senior Researcher Felicia Sullivan received the prestigious Outstanding Achievement in Public Service Award for her dissertation on engaging youth in out-of-school time programs. The recognition was bestowed by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration at its annual conference. more

Strong Tisch College Presence at Talloires Network Conference

Miriam Nelson, Associate Dean of Tisch College, and AJ Fields, a junior Tisch Scholar, were key participants at last December's Talloires Network Leadership Conference. The annual event brings together higher education leaders from around the world to discuss and promote civic engagement. more

Tisch Fund Awards more than $5,000 to Campus Groups

Six campus organizations have received a total of over $5,000 from the Tisch Fund for Civic Engagement, which provides support for events and programming that promote active citizenship at Tufts and in our host communities. The groups work on issues like education, health, economic justice, and refugee assistance. more