The Tufts University School of Medicine (TUSM) and the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life are pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for the Honos Civicus Society Class of 2017 at TUSM. Honos Civicus, Latin for “Civic Honors,” celebrates and publicly recognizes graduating fourth year students who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to community service and civic engagement during their studies at the Tufts University School of Medicine. Honos Civicus provides an opportunity to celebrate and reflect upon TUSM’s community involvement while creating an alumni network of health professionals who are excited to continue their commitment to active citizenship throughout their careers.
Read about the 2017 School of Medicine Inductees.
Students will be ineligible if they have any of the following:
The benefits of membership in the Honos Civicus Society include:
Applications will be reviewed by the Honos Civicus Subcommittee of the Community Service Learning Steering Committee, which includes representatives from Tisch College of Civic Life, faculty members from the School of Medicine, and representatives from both TUSM’s Office of Student Affairs and Office of Educational Affairs.
The application timeline for the Class of 2017 will be:
December 21: Application period opens
February 13, 2017: APPLICATION due at 8:00 a.m.
April 3, 2017: Announcement of Class of 2017 Honos Civicus Society
May 16, 2017 | 12:30-2:30 p.m.: Honos Civicus Society Induction Ceremony and Luncheon
The application period is now closed.