Thursday, October 6 | 6:30 p.m.
Cohen Auditorium | Tufts Medford Campus
Join Tisch College and the Office of the Dean of Undergraduate and Graduate Students for a conversation with Roberto G. Gonzales, author of the 2016 undergraduate common book Lives in Limbo: Undocumented and Coming of Age in America. Gonzales is an Assistant Professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Education whose research focuses on the factors that promote and impede the educational progress of immigrant and Latino students.
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Tisch Summer Fellow Wins MA House Intern Essay Contest
Tisch Summer Fellow Marissa Birne, A19, who served as a legislative in the office of Massachusetts State Representative Mary Keefe, was awarded first prize in the inaugural Summer Intern Essay Contest held by the commonwealth’s House of Representatives. Read more.
Tisch Summer Fellows meet Madeleine Albright
On June 30, 2016, U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter presented the Pentagon’s highest award for public service – the Distinguished Public Service Award – to former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. Tufts students Eva Kahan and Gabriella Roncone, both Tisch Summer Fellows working at the Department of Defense’s Cost and Resource Center, had the tremendous opportunity to be there. Read more.
CIRCLE Director Named Students at the Center Fellow
Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg, Director of Tisch College's Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement, was recently named by Jobs for the Future as one of the inaugural Students at the Center Distinguished Fellows, a group of nine leaders in policy, practice, and research from around New England, each selected for their vision, contributions, and impact in the student-centered learning movement in the region. Read more.
In early June, United States Congresswoman Katherine Clark hosted and moderated an environmental policy panel at Tufts University featuring lawmakers, researchers, and practitioners.
The invited speakers were State Senator Michael Barrett; Linda Abriola, Director of the Tufts Environment Institute; EK Khalsa, Executive Director of the Mystic River Watershed Association; and Anne Goodwin, Arlington Coordinator for Mothers Out Front, an environmental advocacy organization. Read more.