Featured Events

  • Career Carnival

    Sep 8, 2014, 12pm EDT

    Meet our staff and collect specific information you’ll need to make the most of your year. Featuring food, music, resources, and raffles. Every student should stop by. (Rain date: Sept. 10.)

    Building: Tisch Library
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Tisch Library Patio
    Category: Information Sessions, Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service
    Event Contact: James McCarthy
    Event Sponsor: Tufts Career Center
    More infocareers.tufts.edu

  • So You Wanna Be a Social Entrepreneur: An Evening with Innovators

    Sep 9, 2014, 6:30pm EDT

    Join the Tufts Social Impact Network on Tuesday, September 9 for an evening of innovative insights with two of the country's leading social entrepreneurs: Vanessa Kirsch (J87), Founder and CEO of New Profit Inc., a social innovation organization and venture philanthropy fund; and her husband, Alan Khazei, Founder & CEO of Be The Change, Inc. and co-founder of City Year. This dynamic duo was recently named among the "World's Greatest Leaders" by Fortune Magazine and has pioneered some of the most sweeping advances in social innovation over the past three decades.

    Join us for an enlightening discussion, moderated by Alan D. Solomont (A70, A08P), Dean of Tisch College, on social impact and transformative social change.

    This kick-off event for the Social Impact Network will begin with an opportunity to connect with Tufts alumni, current students, and faculty alike to learn about social entrepreneurship and share personal experiences and shared interests. Refreshments will be provided.

    This event is sponsored by the Tufts Social Impact Network, the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, Tufts University Alumni Association, Tufts Career Center, and Active Citizens of Tufts (ACT) Boston.

    About the Tufts Social Impact Network:
    The Tufts Social Impact Network brings together alumni working on social impact solutions to network and learn, while also fostering professional and organizational advancement. Objectives for the group include:

    • Connect alumni working in social impact with each other and with Tufts University
    • Create professional development opportunities and support for social impact leaders
    • Establish mentoring opportunities between alumni and current Tufts students interested in social impact

    If you are interested in becoming involved with the Social Impact Network, please contact Moises Cohen, A11, at moisesco@gmail.com.

    Building: Arthur M. Sackler Center for Medical Education
    Campus: Boston Campus
    City: Boston, MA 02111
    Location Details: Sackler Building, room 114, 145 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02111
    Category: Academics, Alumni, Lectures & Seminars, Special Events, Other
    School: Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service
    Event Contact: Gina Regonini, Office of Alumni Relations (gina.regonini@tufts.edu)
    Event Sponsor: Tufts Social Impact Network, the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, Tufts University Alumni Association, and Tufts Career Center, and Active Citizens of Tufts (ACT) Boston.
    RSVP Informationwww.alumniconnections.com…

  • Annual Graduate Student Barbeque

    Sep 10, 2014, 4pm EDT

    All Arts, Sciences & Engineering Graduate Students are invited to this fall’s Annual Graduate Student Barbeque! This is a fun social event for new and returning graduate students and a great opportunity for you to meet and socialize with your peers from other departments at the start of the school year. We hope you can join us for barbeque cooked by Firefly’s plus wine, beer and soft drinks. We look forward to seeing you there!

    Building: Remis Sculpture Court
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Aidekman Arts Center, Remis Sculpture Court and Lawn
    Category: Special Events
    School: Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering
    Event Contact: Kim Ellwood, gsas@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Graduate School of Arts & Sciences and School of Engineering

  • 3rd Annual Tufts Century Ride

    Sep 21, 2014, 7am EDT

    Check out our website for more information. Registration to ride open until September 5th, 2014. Registration to volunteer open until September 19th.

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Location Details: Ride departs from Medford/Somerville campus and makes stops at Grafton and Boston campuses.
    Category: Special Events, Other
    School: Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, School of Engineering, School of Medicine, The Fletcher School, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, University-wide
    Event Contacttuftscentury@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Office of the Provost
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    More infoprovost.tufts.edu…

  • HOMECOMING 2014

    Sep 27, 2014, 11am EDT

    Cheer on Tufts as the Jumbos face Bates and Amherst Colleges at Homecoming 2014! Join us for a full day of activities for the entire family on J-Field. Visit Homecoming Village for free food and beverages, free give-away items, and lots of Jumbo spirit. Don’t forget to bring future Jumbos to Kids’ Corner for arts and crafts and other games. Learn about the amazing history of Jumbo through an exhibition curated by Professor Andrew McClellan, Jumbo: Marvel, Myth, and Mascot at the Aidekman Arts Center Gallery. And be sure to stop by the Photo Booth to get your commemorative homecoming photo!

    Building: Ellis Oval
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Join Alumni and Students on J-Field, adjacent to Ellis Oval, where Jumbo's Tent will be the place to meet and greet friends and alumni young and old. Food, fun, carnival games, giveaways, and activities for the kids.
    Category: Alumni, Athletics, Special Events
    School: Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, School of Engineering, School of Medicine, The Fletcher School, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, University-wide
    Event Contact: Tom Williams, A92, Senior Associate Director,, Outreach & Engagement Programs, The Office of Alumni Relations, 617.627.3279
    Event Sponsor: TuftsAlumni
    RSVP Information: Contact Alumni Relations: 617.627.3532
    Admission: free of charge
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  • D18 White Coat Ceremony

    Sep 28, 2014, 10am EDT

    The White Coat Ceremony formally recognizes the Class of D2018 as they enbark on their journey to becoming dental health professionals.

    Ceremony: 10 am - noon
    Luncheon: noon - 1:30 p.m.
    Open House Reception at One Kneeland Street: 1:30 - 3:30 pm

    Building: Off Campus
    Campus: Off Campus
    City: Off Campus
    Location Details: Boston Marriott Copley Place, 110 Huntington Avenue
    Category: Special Events, Other
    School: School of Dental Medicine
    Event Contact: Katherine Vosker
    RSVP Information: RSVPs are sent to invited guests

  • Tufts Community Day

    Oct 5, 2014, 11am EDT

    Residents, neighbors and friends are invited to celebrate the 12th annual Community Day at Tufts University. The event will take place on the academic quad at Tufts’ Medford and Somerville campus and is cosponsored by the two cities. Highlights of the day include:
    * Complimentary lunch and refreshments
    * Exhibits, activities, and resource information presented by Tufts faculty, departments/organizations and by Medford and Somerville community groups
    * Tips on safety and fire prevention by police and fire departments
    * Music and dance performances by student groups
    * Pumpkin painting, crafts, face painting, and other activities for children

    Building: Academic Quad
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Parking for Community Day is available free of charge in the Tufts parking garage at 419 Boston Avenue, Medford. Take elevators in the Garage up to the 7th floor, exit the building, and walk across the footbridge toward the Quad.
    Category: Special Events
    Event ContactCommunityDay@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Tufts Community Relations
    More infocday.tufts.edu