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Events on the Hill — Week of October 20

MONDAY “Igor Makarov: The Political Economy of Russian Climate Policy” Details: Igor Makarov of the National Research University Higher School of Economics will give a talk regarding climate policy and economics in Russia. Registration by Eventbrite is required ahead of the event. Where and when: The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, 160 Packard Ave.; 12:30–2 […]

Events on the Hill — Week of Oct. 14

TUESDAY “Cafe Chabad: Tuesday Kosher Meat Buffet Dinner” Details: Chabad House will be serving kosher meat to improve accessibility. RSVP encouraged to attend. Where and when: Chabad House, 21 Chetwynd Road; 1:30–2:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY “Tufts Presidential Town Hall with Bill Weld” Details: The Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life will be hosting former Massachusetts Governor Bill […]

BREAKING: Student finds sign for African American exhibit defaced, Bias Response Teams announced

A third incident of hatred in under a month occurred on the Medford/Somerville campus, University President Anthony Monaco and Provost and Senior Vice President Nadine Aubry announced in an email today. According to the email, this most recent incident involved the defacement of a sign in the African American Trail Project exhibit in the Aidekman […]

Events on the Hill — Week of Oct. 6

MONDAY “Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series: Senator Ed Markey“ Details: In the second installment of the Distinguished Speaker Series this semester, the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life will bring Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey to campus for a conversation with Professor Gilbert Metcalf. Markey helped write the Green New Deal with Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. […]

3Oh!3 to headline Homecoming Concert

Tufts University Social Collective (TUSC) announced at the Tuesday night event “TUSC Coffeehouse ft. Copilot” the artists playing at the Homecoming Concert. The artists will be 3Oh!3, Duckwrth and Melii. According to Mathew Peña, an organizer for the event and member of TUSC, the artists were chosen with both students and other attendees in mind. “We decided to […]

Events on the Hill — Week of Sept. 29

MONDAY “Civic Life Lunch — True Identity: Intersex Activism and the Politics of Gender” Details: Tatenda Ngwaru, an intersex activist from Zimbabwe, will come to Tufts for a talk on gender politics. Ngwaru is the founder of True Identity, an intersex organization based in Zimbabwe. Where and When: Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene Center; 12–1 p.m. […]

TCA will attend Flood the Seaport in Boston today

Tufts Climate Action (TCA) will attend Extinction Rebellion’s event, Flood the Seaport, today as part of continued climate protests following last Friday’s global climate strike. The event is organized by the Massachusetts chapter of Extinction Rebellion, a U.K.-based organization that advocates the use of civil disobedience to halt mass extinction, according to its website. The […]

Events on the Hill — Week of Sept. 23

MONDAY “Wear Blue in Solidarity” Details: Tufts Community Union Senate announced in an email last night that students should wear blue to show their support for the Jewish community at Tufts. Where and When: Tufts University, all day. TUESDAY “Annual Environmental Brunch“ Details: This event provides those interested in the environment opportunities to learn and […]

TCU Senate announces fall election results

Disclaimer: Jonah Zwillinger is the business director for the Tufts Daily. Andres Borjas is an assistant news editor for the Tufts Daily. Neither Zwillinger nor Borjas was involved in the writing or editing of this article. The Tufts Community Union (TCU) Senate announced the results of its fall elections last night. Twelve first-years ran for the seven available Class of […]

Students gather to share, process swastika incident

The Dean of Student Affairs office, in conjunction with Hillel, held a community gathering yesterday in response to Sunday’s incident where a student found a swastika on their door. In addition to students and religious leaders on campus, University President Anthony Monaco and Provost and Senior Vice President Nadine Aubry were in attendance. The event […]