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Graphic that reads: "Welcome Monroe France, Vice Provost for DEIJ." Dates are listed for campus welcome receptions as follows: Medford on April 11, Boston on May 4, SMFA on May 23, and Grafton on May 25

About the Vice Provost for DEIJ

As Vice Provost for DEIJ, France will provide vision, leadership, and oversight of university wide DEIJ efforts, ensuring we work in unison toward our collective goals and that members of our diverse, multifaceted communities feel supported. Learn more about the role of Vice Provost for DEIJ.

About Monroe France

France brings to Tufts more than 25 years of global experience as an educator, strategist, consultant, trainer, and presenter in the areas of inclusive and innovative leadership, transformation, and human rights.

Learn more about his background, inspiration, and what he plans to accomplish in this new role in his Tufts Now interview.

Meet Vice Provost France: Faculty and Staff Welcome Receptions

“I believe strongly in the importance of co-creation. . . at the core of how I lead and engage in the work is through a deep, unwavering commitment to a practice defined by joy and taking thoughtful, strategic action towards justice and equity for all.” -Monroe France, Tufts Now

RSVP for the Medford Reception: April 11, 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., Coolidge Room, Ballou Hall, 2nd floor, 1 The Green, Medford, MA 02155

RSVP for the Boston Reception: May 4, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Alumni Lounge, Dental School, 15th floor, 1 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111

SMFA Reception: Rescheduled for Fall 2023, Date TBA

RSVP for the Grafton Reception: May 25, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Elms Café, Agnes Varis Campus Center, 5 Jumbo's Path, North Grafton, MA 01536