Category Archives: News

Vice Provost Diane Souvaine to serve on the National Science Board

Vice Provost for Research Diane Souvaine has been elected vice chair of the National Science Board, the governing body of the National Science Foundation.   Read the story at Tufts Now

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Linda Abriola, Former Engineering Dean, to Lead Tufts Environment Institute

Linda Abriola, former Dean of Engineering, has been appointed director of the Tufts Environment Institute.  Read the story at Tufts Now

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Special Event: A Conversation with Chief Diversity Officer Mark Brimhall-Vargas

All are cordially invited to gather for an informal interview with Mark Brimhall-Vargas, Chief Diversity Officer and Associate Provost, hosted by Provost David Harris. » read

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Tufts Collaborates and Tufts Innovates Seed Grants

In order to foster ongoing collaboration and innovation in scholarship and teaching, the Office of the Provost sponsors two seed grant programs, Tufts Collaborates and Tufts Innovates. Through these programs, the university has supported more than 183 groundbreaking projects, including 28 in the 2016-2017 academic year.

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EPIIC 2016: Europe in Turmoil

Webcasts from the 31st Annual Norris and Margery Bendetson EPIIC International Symposium on “Europe in Turmoil” are now available on Youtube . The Symposium was held on February 17th-21st, 2016. For more information on the annual EPIIC International Symposium, click here .
 

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Reflections at the End of the Fall 2015 Semester

From the Desk of the Chief Diversity Officer
December 17, 2015
Dear Tufts Community:
I hope this note finds you entering a period of needed repose as you wrap up the courses you may be teaching or taking or the campus work you do. What follows are my own thoughts after having … » read

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IGL Director Search

Provost David R. Harris has established a search committee to identify the next Director of the Institute for Global Leadership (IGL). » read

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IGL Founding Director Sherman Teichman to Retire

Sherman Teichman will retire from his role as Founding Director of the Institute for Global Leadership (IGL) on June 30, 2016, and be awarded emeritus status. A search for his successor will commence this fall.

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Diana Chigas to serve as Senior Advisor to the Provost on Global Strategy

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce that Diana Chigas has agreed to serve as Senior Advisor to the Provost on Global Strategy. Professor Chigas will work with the community to identify university-wide geographic strengths and opportunities, as well as planning for the longer-term strategy of Tufts’ global activities. As a long-time professor … » read

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Tufts Collaborates Grants Awarded

The Offices of the Provost and Vice Provost for Research are pleased to announce the awardees of the 6th Round of the Tufts Collaborates Seed Grant Program. » read

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