Featured Events

  • Matriculation Ceremony - Class of 2019

    Academic Quad
    Sep 2, 2015, 1:30pm EDT

    Family, friends, parents and students are invited as we welcome the Class of 2019 to Tufts!  

    Category: Special Events
    School: School of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering
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  • Labor Day

    Sep 7, 2015

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

  • Celebration of Distinguished Scholars in AS&E

    Sep 9, 2015, 12pm EDT

    The School of Arts & Sciences, School of Engineering, and Office of the Vice Provost for Research invite you to join us in a celebration honoring the following distinguished scholars in AS&E:

    Joseph Auner, FRAC Distinguished Scholar in Arts and Humanities, May 2014
    Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos, Elected Member of the National Academy of Engineering, February 2014
    Michael Levin, FRAC Distinguished Scholar in Sciences, May 2013
    Gilbert Metcalf, FRAC Distinguished Scholar in Social Sciences, May 2015
    The awardees will each give a brief presentation, followed by a networking lunch.

    *The Faculty Research Award Committee (FRAC) Distinguished Scholar Award recognizes one faculty member for distinguished research and scholarship in his/her discipline over the last five years.

    **Election to the National Academy of Engineering is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer and honors those who have made outstanding contributions to engineering research, practice, or education.

    Building: Ballou Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Coolidge Room 
    Category: Special Events
    Event Contact: Olcay Zorteymur - Olcay.Zorteymur@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Office of the Vice Provost for Research
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  • Art Gallery exhibitions open

    Sep 10, 2015, 11am EDT

    Building: Aidekman Arts Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: 40 Talbot Avenue
    Category: Arts & Culture
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  • A Jumbo Evening with Governor Deval Patrick: Tufts Social Impact Network Fall Kickoff Event

    Sep 16, 2015, 6:30pm EDT

    Boston is the place to be when it comes to social impact. Tufts Social Impact Network, in partnership with Tisch College, is thrilled to host one of our city’s greatest social impact leaders for an evening to remember. Join us as we will engage former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick on insights from his journey working at the intersection of the public and private sectors and his new work leading Bain Capital’s impact investing initiative. We expect high attendance at this event and space is limited, so please register early.

    Building: Jaharis Family Center for Biomedical and Nutrition Sciences
    Campus: Boston Campus
    City: Boston, MA 02111
    Location Details: Behrakis Auditorium (room 130)
    Category: Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service
    Event Contacttuftssocialimpact@gmail.com
    Event Sponsor: Hosted by the Tufts Social Impact Network and the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service. The event is co-sponsored by the Tufts University Alumni Association.
    RSVP Information: RSVP required to secure.www.alumniconnections.com…
    Admission: Free
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  • Advocates for Tufts ROTC Fall Breakfast

    Sep 17, 2015, 9am EDT

    Join the Advocates for Tufts ROTC at their 3rd annual fall breakfast on September 17. The morning will provide an opportunity to meet current ROTC cadets and midshipmen, their Commanding Officers, ROTC alumni, as well as other supporters and friends. Come learn about how to become more involved with the Advocates for Tufts ROTC, and hear more information on our annual Veterans' Day ceremony and the Tufts ROTC/Veterans scholarship campaign.

    We hope you can join us!

    Building: Ballou Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Coolidge Room
    Category: Alumni, Other
    Event Contact: Gina Regonini, Alumni Relations (gina.regonini@tufts.edu)
    Event Sponsor: Advocates for Tufts ROTC
    RSVP Information: Please email gina.regonini@tufts.edu to RSVP
    Admission: Free

  • Art Gallery Opening Reception

    Sep 17, 2015, 5pm EDT

    Join us for an opening reception to celebrate the 3 new exhibitions at the Tufts University Art Gallery - "Shahzia Sikander: Parallax", "Last Folio", and Sophia Ainslie's "In Person - 574".

    Open bar and light refreshments are provided.

    Open to the public

    Building: Aidekman Arts Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Remis Sculpture Court
    Category: Arts & Culture, Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    Admission: FREE
    More infoartgallery.tufts.edu

  • Professor James G. Ennis Memorial Service & Sharing

    Sep 21, 2015, 12pm EDT

    Please join us in commemorating the life of Professor James G. Ennis, longtime faculty member of the Department of Sociology, who passed away on July 7, 2015. Attendees will have the opportunity to share their memories of Professor Ennis. A light lunch will be served.

    Building: Granoff Family Hillel Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Downstairs Chapel
    Category: Other
    School: School of Arts and Sciences
    Event ContactJohn.LiBassi@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Office of the Dean of Arts & Sciences
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  • Reggie Love: Tisch Distinguished Speaker Series

    Sep 30, 2015, 5:30pm EDT

    Join Tisch College for an engaging conversation with Reggie Love, former Personal Aide to President Barack Obama and author of Power Forward: My Presidential Education. Dubbed by the New York Times as the President’s “personal aide, shadow, caretaker, basketball buddy and roving diplomat,” Reggie Love pulls from his political and athletic experiences, offering unique insights on crisis management, collaboration and leadership to the Tufts community.

    Building: Alumnae Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Alumnae Lounge
    Category: Conferences & Symposia, Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: School of Arts and Sciences, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service
    Event Contactactivecitizen@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, the School of Arts and Sciences' Department of Political Science, and Tufts Department of Athletics
    RSVP Information: RSVP requested at activecitizen.tufts.edu…
    Admission: Free and open to the public
    More infoactivecitizen.tufts.edu…

  • Tufts Community Day

    Oct 4, 2015, 11am EDT

    Residents, neighbors and friends are invited to celebrate the 13th annual Community Day at Tufts University! The event will take place on the academic quad at Tufts' Medford and Somerville campus and is sponsored 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 cross the footbridge towards the Quad.
    Category: Special Events
    Event ContactCommunityDay@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Tufts Community Relations
    Admission: Free
    More infocday.tufts.edu

  • Columbus Day

    Oct 12, 2015

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

  • Artist Talk: An evening with Shahzia Sikander

    Oct 15, 2015, 6pm EDT

    Internationally-recognized artist Shahzia Sikander will discuss her process and inspiration behind Parallax, her first immersive animation on view at the Tufts University Art Gallery from September 10 - December 6, 2015

    This free event is open to the public.

    Building: Aidekman Arts Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Alumnae Lounge
    Category: Academics, Arts & Culture, Diversity, Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    Admission: FREE
    More infoartgallery.tufts.edu

  • Art Exhibitions tour with Gallery Director Amy Schlegel

    Oct 16, 2015, 11am EDT

    Join Gallery Director, Amy Ingrid Schlegel for a special tour of the Fall 2015 exhibitions.

    Building: Aidekman Arts Center
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Tufts University Art Gallery, 40 Talbot Avenue, Medford, MA 02155
    Category: Arts & Culture
    Admission: FREE
    More infoartgallery.tufts.edu

  • Larry Summers: Tisch Distinguished Speaker Series

    Oct 27, 2015, 5:30pm EDT

    Tisch College continues its distinguished speaker series with Lawrence H. Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor and President Emeritus of Harvard University. During the past two decades, he has served in a series of senior policy positions in Washington, D.C., including the 71st Secretary of the Treasury for President Clinton, Director of the National Economic Council for President Obama and Vice President of Development Economics and Chief Economist of the World Bank.

    Building: Alumnae Hall
    Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
    City: Medford, MA 02155
    Location Details: Alumnae Lounge
    Category: Lectures & Seminars, Special Events
    School: School of Arts and Sciences, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service
    Event Contactactivecitizen@tufts.edu
    Event Sponsor: Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, the School of Arts and Sciences' Departments of Economics and International Relations
    RSVP Information: RSVP requested at activecitizen.tufts.edu…
    Admission: Free and open to the public
    More infoactivecitizen.tufts.edu…

  • 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