Featured Events

  • DIS16 White Coat Ceremony

    Apr 17, 2014, 11am EDT

    Welcome the DIS Class of 2016 as they receive their white coats.

    Building: Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
    Campus: Boston Campus
    City: Boston, MA 02111
    Location Details: Alumni Lounge
    Category: Special Events
    School: School of Dental Medicine
    Event Contact: Carrie Garinger
    RSVP Information: RSVP to carrie.garinger@tufts.edu

  • Vannevar Bush Dean's Medal Lecture: Richard H. Frenkiel, E63

    Apr 17, 2014, 3pm EDT

    The cell phone is an exceptional technological achievement that has enabled us to communicate from virtually any location and access a myriad of information at the touch of a button. The device connects people, provides security, and bridges informational gaps in modern society. Mechanical engineering alumnus Richard H. Frenkiel, E63, along with colleagues Martin Cooper, Joel S. Engel, Thomas Haug, and Yoshihisa Okurmura, made substantial contributions to the cell phone’s creation.

    Frenkiel received his BSME degree from Tufts University in 1963 and an MSME degree from Rutgers University in 1965.

    The Vannevar Bush Dean's Medal is awarded to an internationally recognized technology leader who has contributed substantially to the betterment of society through not only extraordinary technical achievement but also significant contributions at the intersection of engineering and other fields.

    Building: Anderson Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Nelson Auditorium - Room 112
    Category: Academics, Alumni, Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: School of Engineering
    Event Contact: Amy Maher, (617) 627-2783
    Event Sponsor: School of Engineering - Dean's Office
    RSVP Information: Please RSVP at eventbrite.com
    Admission: Free
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  • Healthcare Strong Panel Discussion

    Apr 17, 2014, 4:30pm EDT

    On April 15, 2013 medical volunteers, emergency medical services providers, and Boston’s hospitals accomplished an unprecedented feat of trauma care.

    A panel of four experts from the front lines of healthcare system preparedness in Boston will discuss aspects of readiness and clinical care that helped save lives.

    Building: Lane Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Room 100
    Category: Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: University-wide
    Event Contactready@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Office of Emergency Management, TuftScope Journal, Tufts Pre-Medical Society, Tufts Emergency Medical Services

  • Tisch Library Undergraduate Research Award Poster Presentations

    Apr 18, 2014, 12:45pm EDT

    Winners of this year's undergraduate research award will present posters and discuss their work.

    Building: Tisch Library
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Tisch Library Lobby
    Category: Academics, Lectures & Seminars, Library, Research, Special Events
    School: School of Arts and Sciences
    Event Sponsor: Tisch Library Undergraduate Research Award Committee

  • Patriots' Day

    Apr 21, 2014

    No Classes

    Category: University Holiday
    School: University-wide

  • Seminar: What To Do When You Receive Your First Grant

    Apr 22, 2014, 12pm EDT

    What is the first thing you should do after your grant funding is approved? How do you stick to your timeline, or handle a cut to your budget? Receiving a grant is only the first step toward achieving your research goals. To find out what happens next, join us for What To Do When You Receive Your First Grant, a panel discussion with veteran grantees.

    To register, please visit: www.tuftsctsi.org…

    A live webcast will also be available.

    Building: Arthur M. Sackler Center for Medical Education
    Campus: Boston Campus
    City: Boston, MA 02111
    Location Details: Room 114 East, 145 Harrison Ave, Boston
    Category: Lectures & Seminars, Research
    School: University-wide
    Event Contactinfo@tuftsctsi.org
    Event Sponsor: Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)
    RSVP Information: To register: www.tuftsctsi.org…
    Admission: Free
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  • President's Open Office Hours

    Apr 23, 2014, 10:30am EDT

    Students, faculty, and staff are welcome.
    There is no need to RSVP.

    Building: Ballou Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: President's Office, 2nd Floor
    Category: Tufts Strategic Initiatives
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  • Tufts Digital Humanities Symposium: Innovation, Pedagogy, and Scientific Leadership

    Apr 23, 2014, 3pm EDT

    The symposium is intended to raise awareness about Digital Humanities projects currently in development at Tufts, describe the actors in the field, in particular in the Boston area, and finally describe the challenges and successes we face in our work.

    Location Details: Chase Center
    Category: Academics, Conferences & Symposia
    School: School of Arts and Sciences
    Event Contact: Marie-Claire Beaulieu (Classics)

  • Mexican Contemporary Art and The Art Historical Canon

    Apr 24, 2014, 5:30pm EDT

    A lecture by, James Oles, Senior Lecturer, Art Dept., Wellesley College and Independent Curator. Dr. Oles is a specialist in Latin American art, focusing on modern Mexican art and architecture, through museum as well as academic projects.

    Building: Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Room 155
    Category: Arts & Culture, Lectures & Seminars
    School: School of Arts and Sciences
    Event Sponsor: Department of Art and Art History
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  • Sunday at Tufts-Community Concert Series -- Klenèngan Manasuka

    Apr 27, 2014, 3pm EDT

    The Boston Village Gamelan and Rinengga Sih Tentrem, the Tufts gamelan ensemble, perform a concert of Javanese gamelan music under the direction of Barry Drummond. Guest artists include I.M. Harjito and Peni Candrarini.

    Building: Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Distler Performance Hall
    Category: Arts & Culture
    School: School of Arts and Sciences
    Event Sponsor: Tufts Music Department
    Admission: Free; no tickets required

  • President Monaco's Annual Summer Celebration

    May 21, 2014, 12pm EDT

    President Monaco looks forward to hosting the annual summer celebration this year on the Medford/Somerville campus and hopes you will be able to attend.

    In the event of rain, the celebration will be held on Thursday, May 22, from noon to 1:30pm.

    Building: President's Lawn
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Category: Special Events
    School: University-wide
    Event Sponsor: Office of the President