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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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Music | Summer Camps
Tone Stampede III: Giocattoli
May 24, 8 p.m
Distler Performance Hall, Granoff Music Center>>
Admission Free; no tickets required
Premieres of works by Marti Epstein, Arthur Levering, and John McDonald featuring Gabriela Diaz, viola; Maarten Stragler, guitar; Donald Berman, piano, celeste, toy piano; John McDonald, piano; Sarah Brady, piccolo; Rane Moore, clarinet.
Summer Camp Programs
Open to children from the community
Summer Programs | Save the Date!
R.E.A.L. Program: Resumed Education for Adult Learners Program
The R.E.A.L program is designed to assist adult learners in obtaining their bachelor’s degree. This program is for non-traditional students who are: 24 years of age and older, Parents, Married, or Currently serving in the military or are veterans. Ideally, REAL students will have some college experience within the last five years, and be highly-motivated learners, invested in earning their Bachelor’s Degree on a full-time basis (daytime).
Tufts Summer Study for High School Students
Explore academic subjects and enrich your experience this summer. In intensive, six-week programs and courses, gain the skills and confidence needed to meet the challenges of university study. The program runs from July 2 to August 9.
Applications due by May 15th for:
-The Health Science Honors program.
Applications due by June 1st for:
- Writing Program
- Developing Computer & Interactive Media
- Ethics & Global Citizenship Program
- College Courses for Seniors Program
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Tufts University is pleased to provide any "third ager" the opportunity to return to the classroom with on-campus study groups and on-line E-learning courses. Course offerings focusing on subjects as varied as modern art, the world economy and memoir writing, ensure a wealth of options for your intellectual inquiry. There are no examinations, course credits, or degrees awarded. For a listing of courses visit http://ase.tufts.edu/lli/publications/index.htm
Save the Date!
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine Open House
Sunday, September 22, 11 a.m. - 3p.m.
Free and open to the public
Dog demonstrations, farm animals, birds of prey exhibit, tours, and more. Please leave your pets safely at home
More Info.>> or (508) 839-5395
Community Day at Tufts
Sunday, September 29, 11a.m. - 3 p.m.
Community Day is free and open to community residents, neighbors and friends. All events are handicapped accessible. Events including lunch will take place on the main academic quad at the top of the hill by Goddard Chapel, Ballou Hall and the statue of Jumbo. Community Day will be held rain or shine.
The Beelzebubs History Concert,
part of a year-long commemoration of the Bubs’ 50th anniversary
May 25, 7 p.m.
Medford’s Historic Chevalier Theater>>
The Tufts University Beelzebubs ("Bubs") and Beelzebubs Alumni Association (BAA) welcomes the general public to this concert, which promises a lively collection of performances by Bubs groups of all generations. Tickets are $10.00 To purchase on line go to: http://bubshistoryconcert.bpt.me
or call: 800-838-3006
Lectures | Workshops | Arts
Lectures & Workshops
HNRCA Community Engagement Event -
Talk and Taste
Cooking with Strawberries
at the Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging (HNRCA) on the Boston Campus
Jun. 8, 2 – 3:30 p.m.
Dr.Barbara Shukitt-Hale of the HNRCA will speak about the health benefits of strawberries, Tim Nourse of Nourse Berry Farms will speak about growing the berries, and Rolando Robledo, of Clover Food Labs, will perform a cooking demonstration of Berry Salad (wheatberries, strawberries and balsamic). Registration is free, but required.
Register and flyer >>
Group Tours and Class Visits
Voice Your Vision!
Gallery Guide Program
Tufts University Art Gallery’s free, discussion-based tour program fosters directed looking and critical dialogue using VTS (Visual Thinking Strategies). To schedule a tour for a group of minimum 6 visitors, contact Dorothée Perin, Guided Tour Program Coordinator: Dorothee.Perin@tufts.edu or by phone at (617) 627-4387