This year Tufts accepts twenty-four students for the Class of 2022 from host communities Somerville and MedfordRead More About These Local Students
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"Tufts represents more than an opportunity to educate oneself. It offers a place to be oneself.”
— President Anthony P. MonacoMore on Diversity at Tufts
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.
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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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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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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.
First-generation student Anne Hall hopes to use scholarship to attend medical and divinity school and practice medicine in rural South Dakota
For freshman William Scott, debuting on the show this week, “know your trivia” is the answer
Annual contest celebrates innovation, entrepreneurship across Tufts community
Karen Panetta was named one of the Top 100 influencers in EdTech by EdTech Digest for her work with children, parents, and educators on engineering outreach activities.
Jeffrey M. Berry is quoted in a Boston Globe article about the gun control fight. Find out what he has to say and discover how students around Massachusetts are feeling about the whole gun control issue.
Teron Nezwek, M20, a 2011 graduate of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Florida, organized a rally against gun violence on the one-week anniversary of the deadly shootings there. He brought more than 100 Tufts medical students together at the Jaharis Courtyard to draw attention to gun violence as a public-health crisis.
Star swimmer Zach Wallace, a Tufts university senior, isn’t letting his hearing impairment slow him down. Read about this inspired All-American, four-time school record holder, and Dean’s list student.
According to a new study co-written by Dennis Steindler, director of Neuroscience and aging Laboratory at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, a brain parasite that infects about one in three people may contribute to the development of Alzheimer’s and other brain diseases.