Featured Events

  • Author Talk - Peniel E. Joseph - Stokely: A Life

    Feb 4, 2015, 3:30pm EST

    Peniel E. Joseph
    Stokely: A Life
    Join us on Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 for an Author Talk with Peniel E. Joseph, Professor of History and founding Director of the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy at Tufts University and an award-winning author as he discusses his latest book, Stokely: A Life. A book signing and reception will follow the talk.

    Building: Tisch Library
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Tisch Library, Hirsh Reading Room
    Category: Lectures & Seminars
    School: School of Arts and Sciences, University-wide
    Event Sponsor: Tufts University Friends of Tufts Libraries

  • Sunday at Tufts Community Concert Series--Tufts All-Star Performance Faculty

    Feb 8, 2015, 3pm EST

    The outstanding performance faculty of the music department joins select student musicians in a concert of wide-ranging repertoire of instrumental and vocal chamber music, works for chamber orchestra, world music, and jazz.

    Free; no tickets required

    This concert has been made possible by the Granoff Music Fund

    Building: Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Distler Performance Hall
    Category: Arts & Culture
    Event Sponsor: Department of Music
    More infoas.tufts.edu…

  • Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series: Former Congressmen Martin Frost (D-Tex.) & Tom Davis (R-Va.) The PARTISAN DIVIDE: Congress in Crisis

    Feb 10, 2015, 3pm EST

    Tisch College will kick off the spring semester with an engaging discussion and book signing featuring former Congressmen Martin Frost (D-Tex.) & Tom Davis (R-Va.). Authors of The PARTISAN DIVIDE: Congress in Crisis, Frost and Martin served a collective 40 years in Congress. Field generals for their respective parties, they each served two terms as chair of the Democratic and Republican House campaign committees, giving them unique insight into the challenges of gridlock in Congress.

    Cosponsored by Tisch College and the School of Arts and Sciences' Department of Political Science.

    Throughout the academic year, the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series will bring diverse leaders from a range of fields and perspectives to campus to discuss public issues.

    Building: Alumnae Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Category: Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: School of Arts and Sciences, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service
    Event Contactsarah.shugars@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, School of Arts and Sciences' Political Science Department
    RSVP Information: RSVP requested at activecitizen.tufts.edu…
    More infoactivecitizen.tufts.edu…

  • Tufts Institute for Human-Animal Interaction Launch Ceremony and Reception

    Feb 10, 2015, 4pm EST

    Join us for the launch of the Tufts Institute for Human-Animal Interaction!

    The mission of the institute is to promote the health, strengths, and well-being of humans and animals through transdisciplinary partnerships that foster innovative research, education, and service programs
    in human-animal interaction.

    Institute will bring together faculty, staff, students, and alumni from multiple disciplines and across the Tufts campuses, including the School of Arts and Sciences, Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, the School of Engineering, the School of Dental Medicine, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, the School of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, and Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.

    Students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to a launch ceremony and reception to learn more about the new institute and to visit with therapy animals from Tufts Paws for People.

    Building: Ballou Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Coolidge Room
    Category: Information Sessions, Special Events
    School: University-wide
    Event Contacthai@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Tufts Institute for Human-Animal Interaction
    More infohai.tufts.edu

  • President’s Day

    Feb 16, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series: Dean James Stavridis

    Feb 18, 2015, 3:30pm EST

    Join Tisch College for a discussion of international affairs and diplomacy with James Stavridis, Dean of the The Fletcher School at Tufts University. A former Admiral in the U.S. Navy, Dean Stavridis led the NATO Alliance in global operations from 2009 to 2013 as Supreme Allied Commander. He also served as Commander of U.S. Southern Command, with responsibility for all military operations in Latin America from 2006-2009. Dean Stavridis will also discuss and sign copies of his newest book, The Accidental Admiral. Cosponsored by ALLIES.

    Throughout the academic year, the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series will bring diverse leaders from a range of fields and perspectives to campus to discuss public issues.

    Building: Alumnae Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Category: Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: The Fletcher School, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service
    Event Contactsarah.shugars@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, The Fletcher School, ALLIES
    RSVP Information: RSVP requested to activecitizen.tufts.edu…
    Admission: Free and open to the public

  • 2015 Leontief Prize: Macroeconomics in the Age of Climate Change

    Mar 23, 2015, 5:30pm EDT

    GDAE will award its 2015 "Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought" to Duncan Foley and Lance Taylor. The award recognizes the contributions that these researchers have made to our understanding of the relationships between environmental quality and the macroeconomy. As part of the ceremony, the awardees will lecture on the theme "Macroeconomics in the Age of Climate Change".

    This event is free and open to the public.
    Reception to follow ceremony. Please RSVP: leontief2015.eventbrite.com…

    Building: Cabot Intercultural Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: ASEAN Auditorium
    Category: Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, The Fletcher School, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, University-wide
    Event Contact: Erin Coutts, 617-627-6909, Erin.Coutts@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Global Development And Environment Institute
    RSVP Informationleontief2015.eventbrite.com…
    Admission: Free
    More infowww.ase.tufts.edu…

  • Patriots’ Day

    Apr 20, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Memorial Day

    May 25, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Independence Day (observed)

    Jul 3, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Labor Day

    Sep 7, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Columbus Day

    Oct 12, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Veterans’ Day

    Nov 11, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Thanksgiving Day

    Nov 26, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Day after Thanksgiving

    Nov 27, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Christmas Eve

    Dec 24, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday

  • Christmas Day

    Dec 25, 2015

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Category: University Holiday