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The university will also establish a $3 million endowment to support education, research, and civic engagement programs aimed at the prevention and treatment of substance abuse and addiction.

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 Tess van Kan, VG16, looks into a microscope on a research trip in Thailand’s Nan Province. Expand This Cummings Grad Researches Vector-Borne Diseases for the CDC

Tess van Kan, VG16, credits the school’s M.S. in Infectious Disease & Global Health program for giving her a leg up.

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Jonathan Lamontagne stands outside in front of trees. Expand Acting Now on Climate Change Is Our Best Shot at Tolerable Future

We must take action now even amid uncertainty, says a Tufts engineer, because the potential consequences of inaction are so severe.

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Diversity and Inclusion


"Tufts represents more than an opportunity to educate oneself. It offers a place to be oneself.”

— President Anthony P. Monaco

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Global Leadership

With more than 1,700 international students, 450 international faculty and scholars, and 6,000 alumni living outside of the United States, our global community is an essential part of our identity. 

Tufts is committed to global engagement and international research. 

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Innovation


Our community thrives on embracing complex issues and marshaling the capacities of our unique constellation of schools to develop innovative approaches to local and global challenges.

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Societal Impact


We encourage our students, alumni, faculty and staff to connect with the community on local, national and global levels. Through leadership, partnership, mentorship, service and discussion, the active citizens of the Tufts community use their knowledge and research to develop solutions to social challenges. 

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Sustainability


From class projects and cutting-edge research, to extracurricular activities and internships, sustainability is an integral part of Tufts life. We offer numerous opportunities to get involved in developing solutions to local and global sustainability challenges.  

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Transformative Experiences


We are committed to providing every student with ample opportunity for transformative experiences within and beyond the classroom.

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Gregory Crane, professor of classical studies and computer science at Tufts, sits in a library while holding a book.
Nothing Gets Lost in Translation in the Perseus Digital Library

Gregory Crane, professor of classical studies and computer science at Tufts, recently won a large grant to further his work digitizing ancient literature in multiple languages.

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Sika Henry trains on a bike with six-time Ironman World Champion Dave Scott.
Sika Henry Aims to Be the First African American Female Pro Triathlete

A serious bike accident hasn't held back Henry, A05, who is a triple threat on the race course.

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Javier Rincon wearing a grey coat and a blue tie.
Creating a New Life

Javier Rincon, E19, whose parents are immigrants, came to Tufts as an undergraduate after serving almost a decade in the Marines.

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Ethan Murrow working on his “Hauling” exhibition.
The Work of Art That Disappeared

The SMFA’s Ethan Murrow created a monumental drawing installation dedicated to industrial workers. Then it was painted over.

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Newly appointed Fletcher School Dean Rachel Kyte, F02, smiles while standing in an office setting.
A Conversation with Rachel Kyte, New Dean of The Fletcher School

Rachel Kyte, a visionary leader on climate change, describes her hopes for the school.

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Christopher Sedore sits in front of a laptop at a desk.
New Tufts Chief Information Officer Named

Christopher Sedore brings extensive experience in higher education.

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John Casey, Tufts baseball coach, on the field during a game
Longtime Tufts Baseball Coach Honored

John Casey, who won his 750th game this spring, is selected as American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame inductee.

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Michael Tutt posing for photo
For This Navajo Doctor, Listening Is Medicine

Michael Tutt, M88, employs traditional and western practices to heal his community.

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