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From left: Sara Arman, A19 and Janicy Canales, A09, stand next to each other. Expand ‘The Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me’

A scholarship for students from Chelsea, Massachusetts opens unexpected opportunities.

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First editions of Emily Dickinson’s poetry. Expand The Tale of Mabel, Millicent, and the Poet

Julie Dobrow recounts the lives, loves, and lawsuits of the mother and daughter who created the legend of Emily Dickinson.

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A thinking face is painted on a plate, surrounded by a fork and knife. Expand Is This Finally the End of Counting Calories?

For a century now, dieters have been trying—and failing—to lose weight by obsessively tracking calories. There has to be a better way.

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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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A portrait of Jamie Maguire.
Jamie Maguire Appointed to Named Professorship

Jamie Maguire, a tenured associate professor of neuroscience at the Tufts University School of Medicine, has been appointed the first Kenneth and JoAnn G. Wellner Professor.

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Ria Brodell poses in front of a series of self-portraits displayed on a wall.
Painting Untold Stories

SMFA alum and lecturer Ria Brodell’s new book tells the stories of twenty-eight “Butch Heroes.”

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 Tara Brooke Watkins is pictured on a street in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Bringing a Painful Past to Life

A new play by Tufts doctoral student Tara Brooke Watkins tells the story of the Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre of 1921.

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Boris Sorkin leaps in the air as he swings his tennis racket during a match on the court.
A Tennis First for Tufts

Boris Sorkin, A21, wins ITA Cup DIII men’s tennis singles national championship.

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