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Alex Janoff is a Deputy News Editor at The Tufts Daily. He is a sophomore studying political science and computer science. Alex can be reached at [email protected]


BREAKING: TCU ECOM announces special election results, two referenda pass

Editor’s note: Since the publication of this article, information regarding the administration’s response to Tufts Students for Justice in Palestine’s referendum has been provided to the Daily, and is reflected below in a statement made on Dec. 21 by Patrick Collins, executive director of media relations at Tufts. Individuals appointed to positions on the TCU […]


TCU Senate unanimously passes EP/F resolution, senior members deliver end-of-semester addresses

Gebetsberger, a senior, acknowledged that the faculty is likely to pass EP/F for the spring semester regardless of the Senate’s input. However, he explained that it is still important for the Senate to vote on the matter.


What is the TCU? Student government FAQ

Confused by the recent events in student government? Our staff answers the common questions from students on campus.


TCU Senate discusses Dunkin’ incident, hears supplementary funding requests

In a conversation led by TCU Diversity Officer Mathew Peña, the body discussed a recent incident at the Dunkin’ location involving a Tufts student who alleged in a Facebook post that they were denied a position on account of their race.


TCU Senate discusses general election, Thanksgiving break

The Tufts Community Union (TCU) Senate discussed the U.S. presidential election in an online meeting on Sunday night and heard updates from the TCU Senate Executive Board and the various committee chairs.


TCU Senate appoints new members to Allocations Board, discusses Tufts SJP’s resolution

The Tufts Community Union (TCU) Senate elected two additional members to the TCU Senate Allocations Board (ALBO) and discussed an effort by Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) to present a resolution to End the Deadly Exchange at Tufts as a referendum to the entire student body. 


ECOM discourages special election, calls for suspension of bylaws

ECOM is concerned that students' lack of interest to run for an open position in the Oct. 1 election will correlate with a low-interest level in the bylaw-required election on Oct. 16.


briana Sevigny hired as director of community standards

Sevigny has worked in the field of education since 2003 and has served in various departments related to student conduct and residential life at institutions including Johnson & Wales University, Assumption College and Eastern Connecticut State University, in addition to Northeastern University.


Tufts Admissions to begin paying tour guides, seeks to increase representation

The change was made to eliminate barriers for students who had to choose between volunteering with the admissions office and acquiring a paid job elsewhere.


Admissions programming moves online for fall semester, virtual campus tours

In place of in-person visits, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions has offered virtual information sessions, campus tours, student panels and “Java with a Jumbo,” a program that allows prospective students to speak with current undergraduates.


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