Neighbors Page - Winter 2015 - Images by Tufts University

Welcome to the Tufts Neighbors page. You will be able to find information here on upcoming events and university resources. We hope you will visit often! If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Community Relations at 617.627.3780 or email us at

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Sports Highlight:

Jumbos Win Their First NCAA Soccer Championship

Tufts men's soccer team

The Tufts men’s soccer team took home the crown, after defeating Wheaton College (Illinois) 4–2 in the NCAA Division III tournament on Dec. 6 in Kansas City, Missouri.
The men’s soccer team, which ended its season with a record of 16–2–4, joins women’s softball and men’s lacrosse as 2014 NCAA team champions; diver Johann Schmidt and hurdler Jana Hieber won individual NCAA titles this year.
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Drama Department Productions:
Balch Arena Theater>>
More Info>>
$10.00 Tufts ID/subscribers/seniors
$15.00 general
10/23, 2/12 & 4/14 -  All tickets are $10.00, which includes the opening night reception
10/30, 2/19 & 4/16 -  $1.00 night
To order tickets, please contact the box office at 617-627-3493.

  • Is He Dead?
    A new comedy by Mark Twain as adapted by David Ives
    Directed by Laurence Senelick
    Feb. 12-14 & 19-21, 8 p.m.


Unless otherwise noted, music performances are free, require no tickets, and take place at the Granoff Music Center on the Medford/Somerville Campus.  More Details >>

At Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine…
Grafton Campus>>

The Center for Animals and Public Policy’s Spring 2014 Animal Matters Seminar Series
Varis Lecture Hall
Free and open to the public
Joining remotely is possible. Contact: Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy 508-839-7991, capp@tufts.edu.  For lecture details and other info, go to: http://vet.tufts.edu/capp/animal_matters/

Open House Events:

  • Open Hours for M.S. in Conservation Medicine (MCM) Program
    Jan. 9

    This twelve-month graduate program focuses on health relationships at the interface of humans, animals, and the environment.
    Information or RSVP: mcm@tufts.edu, http://vet.tufts.edu/mcm/
  • Open House for M.S. in Infectious Disease and Global Health (MS-IDGH)
    Jan. 9

    This graduate program is intended to train students in understanding the emergence, establishment and spread of infectious agents across the globe. Information or RSVP: msidgh@tufts.edu, http://vet.tufts.edu/msidgh/
  • Open House for M.S. in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP) Program
    Jan. 12
    This unique one-year graduate degree program offers students the opportunity to explore the complex relationships between people and animals, and how those relationships are reflected in our culture, institutions, and public policy.
    Information or RSVP: capp@tufts.edu, http://vet.tufts.edu/mapp/


Tufts Film Series
a free, on-campus movie theater every weekend
Barnum Hall, Room 008>>
Films are shown on 35mm film on a big screen with a Dolby Digital 12.1 surround sound system, in a theater that seats about 200 people. There are generally six showings per weekend.  Times are subject to changeSee updated schedules and Trailers>> or go to www.facebook.com/tuftsfilmseries.


Winter break…

Events at Tufts University are winding down as we approach winter break.  Classes will resume on January 14th and new listings will be added to the Neighbors page as they become available.  Please check back in the new year for highlights of spring term events on our campuses.


Happy holidays from your neighbors at Tufts!


Upcoming exhibitions at the Art Gallery>>

Images Were Introduced
An Exhibition of Film and Photography by Michael Nyman
Jan. 22 – May 17
Tisch Family Gallery

Manna Remix
Jan. 22 – Apr. 19
Koppelman Family Gallery

Museum Studies Exhibition
May 5 – May 17
Koppelman Family Gallery


Environmental Studies Lunch and Learn Program
Thursdays from 12 – 1 p.m. in the Rabb Room
Lincoln Filene Center
Medford/Somerville Campus
This lecture series features speakers from government, industry, academia and non-profit organizations giving presentations on environmental topics. Lectures are open to the publicand food is generously sponsored by the Tufts Institute of the Environment.
Click here for the Spring Schedule
You can't make it to the talk? No problem! Watch it live here from your computer or smart phone.

The Tufts STEM Education Lecture Series: a joint venture between the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO) and the Tufts Department of Education.
Halligan Hall, Room 102, from 3 - 4 p.m.
This series of lectures highlights innovative STEM education research in an effort to increase collaboration between universities and organizations dedicated to improving the way students learn.
All are welcome. No registration is necessary. 
Upcoming Lectures>>