Elli Sol Strich is a contributing writer at the Tufts Daily. She is a first-year who has not yet declared a major and can be reached at elli_sol.strich@tufts.edu.

IGL hosts alumni panel on peacebuilding in Colombia

The Institute for Global Leadership and Latin American Committee (LAC) held a panel titled “Reflections from Peacebuilding in Colombia and on Security in Latin America” yesterday. The event drew on thoughts, experiences and regional perspectives to discuss Colombian conflict and the peacebuilding process.  The event, hosted in Cabot 205 in the Fletcher School, featured Mauricio […]

Administration responds to TCU resolution 19-7 calling for a carbon-neutral endowment

Tufts Community Union (TCU) Senate published an Oct. 7 letter from Executive Vice President Michael W. Howard regarding his plans to establish an advisory group to the Investment Committee of the Board of Trustees for the purposes of reviewing issues with the university’s investments in fossil fuels.  The letter was in response to TCU Senate Resolution 19-7, “A Resolution Calling on […]

TUPIT hosts 2nd annual symposium

The Tufts University Prison Initiative of Tisch College (TUPIT) held its second symposium on Oct. 3 and 4, titled “Engaging Justice: Inside/Outside Prison.” Hosted in the Aidekman Arts Center on Thursday and in the Curtis Hall Multipurpose Room on Friday, the symposium presented panels, workshops and a film screening.  Tufts students, faculty, local organizers, professionals […]