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Welcome to Tisch College!

We are excited to start the new academic year and to welcome the class of 2018! Learn about some of the opportunities for meaningful civic engagement at Tufts and beyond through Tisch College. » read

The Greater Good

Through the Tisch College and Tufts University School of Medicine Community Service Learning program, every medical student at Tufts performs meaningful community service that has an impact on local communities and informs the kinds of doctors they will become. » read

Exciting Fall Events at Tisch College

We hope you'll join us at some of our exciting upcoming events, including lectures by U.S Senator Elizabeth Warren and by author of the Tufts Common Reading Blook, Wes Moore. » read

The Active Citizens of Summer

This summer, more than 60 Tisch Summer Fellows worked full-time in New York, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C.—as well as in projects around the world—where they took another step in their education for active citizenship. » read

Mobile Apps for Water Stats

Two international Tisch Summer Fellows are working in Peru to develop a simple, community-based system to collect data about water usage and climate in the country's Central Andes. » read

2014-2015 Tisch Faculty Fellows

Twelve exceptional faculty members from across Tufts University who are committed to civic engagement have joined Tisch College as our 2014-2015 Faculty Fellows » read

Exploring the Frontiers of Democracy

On July 16-18, Tisch College hosted its 6th annual Frontiers of Democracy conference, a gathering of 150 scholars, practitioners, and leaders who came together to discuss the state of the civic field. » read


Featured Opportunity

Become a Tisch Scholar
Applications due October 15
See Scholars page for info session schedule

CivicFair Want to become a civic leader at Tufts University and in our host communities? Apply to be a Tisch Scholar and join a multiyear, developmental leadership program that teaches students how to work effectively to tackle pressing issues and effect change in communities. Learn More

Upcoming Events

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

Latest News

Tisch College Hosts AmeriCorps 20th Anniversary Celebration

On September 12, Tisch College and Tufts University hosted the Massachusetts swearing-in ceremony and 20th anniversary celebration of AmeriCorps. More than a thousand students, leaders, and volunteers helped us celebrate two decades of transforming lives through service. more

Tisch College Helps Launch Alumni Social Impact Network

On September 9, Tisch College co-hosted an evening of alumni networking, featuring Alan Khazei and Vanessa Kirsch, that officially launched the Tufts Social Impact Network. This new group, founded by recent Tufts graduates, brings together young alumni who are interested in civic engagement, public service, and social entrepreneurship.more

Tisch College Hosts Panel on Gun Violence with U.S. Congresswoman

On September 3, Tisch College partnered with U.S. Congresswoman Katherine Clark to host a policy panel on gun violence. A series of experienced panelists shared their valuable and diverse perspectives. more

Tisch College Board Member joins Department of Health

Kevin Thurm, a longtime member of the Tisch College Board of Advisors, has been named a Senior Counselor at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), where he will work to strengthen the HHS management team and help the agency fulfill its mission to better serve the American people. more