Evelyn Altschuler is a Staff Writer at the Tufts Daily.

Kenann McKenzie named director of GLAD Center

On Oct. 25, the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life announced that Kenann McKenzie, educator and civic leader, will direct the newly created Generous Listening and Dialogue (GLAD) Center. The GLAD Center was established this May and intended to “serve as a hub and educational resource for the Tufts University community to promote authentic […]

Government shutdown would affect long-term research goals, experts say

Congress avoided a federal government shutdown in late September with the passage of a bill that would keep the government funded through Dec. 3. With this date looming, many in higher education are concerned about the effect a prolonged government shutdown might have on colleges and universities, which depend on federal funding for research, grants […]

Easing of COVID-19 restrictions at Tisch Library allows for increased capacity, extended hours

Tisch Library introduced a series of changes at the beginning of the fall semester in response to the COVID-19 situation on campus. With vaccination rates high, the library no longer requires individual seat reservations and social distancing. Additionally, the library is open to vaccinated community members and has extended its operating hours.  Dorothy Meaney, director […]