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A Tufts Student, and Native New Orleanian, Looks Back on Hurricane Katrina

Tisch Scholar Talmon Smith, A16, interviewed leaders about the past, present, and future of his city. » read

Tisch College Fall Events

We have a great lineup of events over the next few months, with featured guests including Deval Patrick, Reggie Love, and Larry Summers; and a panel on Women in Politics with three local female officeholders. » read

Tufts 1+4 Fellows Start their Service Year

Fifteen students have embarked on a transformational year of service in Brazil, Nicaragua, or Spain as part of our new Bridge-Year program. » read

Tisch Summer Fellowships Shape Students’ Paths

Tisch Summer Fellows who completed transformational internships in New York, Boston, and Washington, D.C., reflect on their experiences. » read

Thirteen Tisch Faculty Fellows to Pursue Engaged Teaching and Research

Faculty members from across Tufts University will incorporate active citizenship into their scholarship. » read

New Jumbo Alumni Service Month Engages Tufts Graduates

With support from Tisch College, 100 Tufts alumni performed nearly 300 community service hours across the country. » read

Tisch College Advances the Frontiers of Democracy

Our annual civic engagement conference gathered diverse leaders in the work of strengthening our democracy. » read

Featured Events

Fall Distinguished Speaker Series
Sep. 30 - Reggie Love
Oct. 27 - Larry Summers
Nov. 12 - Women in Politics

FallEventsPosterJoin us throughout the Fall for our Distinguished Speaker Series. Over the next few months, we'll be hosting Reggie Love, former personal aide to President Obama; Larry Summers, former Secretary of the Treasury; and a panel on Women in Politics with U.S. Congresswoman Katherine Clark, MA State Rep Keiko Orrall, and Boston Councillor Ayanna Pressley.

These events are free and open to the public. See details and register here.

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Latest News

Common Book Author Eboo Patel Visits Campus

150921_0489_patel247This year’s common book author, Eboo Patel, visited Tufts University on September 21 to discuss interfaith work, his religious renewal, and founding and leading the Interfaith Youth Corps—a nonprofit organization that encourages religious pluralism among America’s college students. more

Tisch College and Tufts Social Impact Network Host Former Governor Deval Patrick

150916_0496_patrick223.jpgOn September 16, Tisch College and the Tufts Social Impact Network alumni group hosted an engaging conversation with Deval Patrick, former Governor of Massachusetts and the current managing director of Bain Capital, LLC. more

Tisch College Sponsors Forum on Iran Deal

150910_0554_irandeal324.jpgTisch College, in collaboration with The Fletcher School, invited former National Security Advisor to Israel’s Prime Minister, Jacob Amidror; former Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs, Nicholas Burns; and Consul General of Israel to New England, Yehuda Yaakov, to discuss the pros and cons of the Iran nuclear deal. more

Faculty Fellow Project Featured in Boston Globe

RecycleHealth, a community health initiative by Tufts University School of Medicine professor Lisa Gualtieri, was recently featured in the Boston Globe's BetaBoston technology section. Gualtieri is recycling wearable fitness devices and provide them to community members. She plans to use the devices to pilot a fitness program. more