Tufts University Hosts Toy Story Movie On the Quad!

  “To infinity…and beyond!” The results are in, and our viewers’ choice poll winner is Toy Story! Join us on Friday, August 4th at 8pm on the Residential Quad. Admission and popcorn are FREE!  Please RSVP on the Tufts Community Relations Facebook Page! Film Free Admission Kid Friendly

Tufts Teaches Columbus Students About Microbes

Recently, Tufts University’s Chemistry Department’s visited the Columbus School., to teach students about the Microbe Hunters Workshop.  This study emphasizes the scientific method by introducing students to something they cannot see:  microbes.                                

Tufts Grad Students Forge Connections With Students At Medford High/Medford Tech

(Courtesy of Tufts University, Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, School of Engineering) Inspiring the Next Generation Tufts graduate students continue to forge connections with young scientists and engineers through a Reverse Science Fair with Medford High School. By Lynne Powers On a blustery March day, a group of Tufts graduate students visited Medford High…

Tufts Hosts MHS Boys Basketball vs Somerville

Last night, Tufts University hosted a basketball game between Somerville High School and Medford High School at Cousens Gym.   The Mustangs fell to the Highlanders 60-49.  Earlier in the evening, Somerville 6th graders faced off against Medford 6th graders.  “Thanks to President Monaco, Coach Sheldon and all of Tufts for hosting us tonight. We…

Former Democratic VP Nominee, Senator Tim Kaine Visits Tufts University

Today, as part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series, former Democratic Vice Presidential Nominee, United States Senator from Virginia, Tim Kaine, visited Tufts University in Medford.  Dean Alan D. Solomont welcomed the Senator and they discussed America’s role in the world and how the Senate will work with the new administration.  Medford’s City Councillor…

Tufts University Awards Neighborhood Service Funds To MPS

Tufts University Employees award grants to programs at Medford Public Schools! (Courtesy of Tufts University) MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Jan. 13, 2017) – The Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund (TNSF) committee recently awarded $5,441 in grants to 12 programs in Medford. TNSF collects donations from university employees throughout the year and then awards grants to community-based, charitable organizations…

Tufts Hosts Microbe Workshop At Columbus School

    (From Tufts University) Last week, a class of third-grade students at the Columbus Elementary School completed the Seeing the Invisible:  Microbe Hunters! Workshop. This workshop emphasizes the scientific method by introducing students to something they cannot see:  microbes.   The workshop, consisting of two in-class sessions, was led by Professor Joshua Kritzer, Department of Chemistry,…