Henry Chandonnet is the executive arts editor at The Tufts Daily. He is a sophomore studying English and Economics. Henry can be reached at [email protected].

Wicked Queer film festival makes Boston a little more gay

From March 31 to April 9, queer cinema invaded theaters across the Boston area. From bigger venues like the Museum of Fine Arts and the Institute of Contemporary Art to smaller film locales like the Brattle Theatre, Wicked Queer film festival put LGBTQ+ stories on the silver screen. With feature films and shorts alike, the […]

Supreme Court journalist Dahlia Lithwick talks social justice, judicial activism at Solomont Speaker Series event

Writer and podcast host Dahlia Lithwick visited Tufts as part of Tisch College’s Solomont Speaker Series. In conversation with Dr. Nancy Thomas, founding director of Tisch College’s Institute for Democracy & Higher Education, Lithwick discussed her new book, “Lady Justice: Women, the Law, and the Battle to Save America,” as well as several women who […]

TUSC announces Flo Rida, Cheat Codes, Charlie Curtis-Beard for Spring Fling

Flo Rida, Cheat Codes and Charlie Curtis-Beard will perform at Spring Fling, Tufts University Social Collective announced on March 29. The annual concert will be held on April 29, and tickets will be available starting April 18. In a departure from last year, the Tuftonia’s Day carnival will be held the weekend before Spring Fling, […]

‘Ukraine: Connected Histories & Vibrant Cultures’ brings Ukrainian cultural history to Tisch Library

After one full year of fighting during the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Tisch Library has premiered a new exhibit emboldening and empowering Ukrainian heritage. Located right at the library’s entry point, the collection calls on students and faculty to learn more about the region’s cultural history, free from the rampant Russification of Anglo-American scholarship.  The […]

Video: Arts writers talk 2023 Oscars predictions

The Daily’s Arts section talks all things Oscars. The writers predict winners, rail against snubs and question what James Cameron was doing for all those years. Read the Daily’s formal Oscars predictions, according to our arts writer. Video by Tyler Frojmovich / The Tufts Daily Produced by Julia Carpi and Henry Chandonnet

Students, workers rally in support of dining workers’ bid for higher wages, summer stipends

Over 100 students, workers and union leaders rallied for a new contract for Tufts Dining Services union employees outside the Mayer Campus Center on March 1. UNITE HERE Local 26, the local organization with which Tufts dining workers unionized in 2018, co-led the rally with the Tufts Labor Coalition. Members from both the Revolutionary Marxist […]

WEEKENDER: Arts section alums reflect on lessons learned amid flourishing careers in media

Editor’s note: The Daily’s editorial department acknowledges that this article is premised on a conflict of interest. This article is a special feature for Daily Week that does not represent the Daily’s standard journalistic practices. Writers for the Daily’s Arts and Pop Culture section have aspired to a myriad of career paths. From political science […]

Students, community members protest military industrial recruitment at career fair

Students and community members gathered outside of the Gantcher Center on Feb. 10 to protest student recruitment at the career fair by military-industrial organizations. Sponsored by the Tufts Career Center, the fair featured booths from defense organizations like The MITRE Corporation, MIT Lincoln Laboratory and the U.S. Army New England, among other non-military organizations. The […]

All the beauty and the bloodshed: Reckoning with crime and reality television

With its luxury cars and multimillion dollar houses, reality television often functions as a sort of wealth porn. They flaunt their extravagances, and we eat it up bite by bite. There’s something more sinister there hiding under the Birkins and Ferraris, but audiences are happy to ignore it (so long as the show is pumped […]

Boygenius makes their triumphant return

Nearly five years after its seismic self-titled EP, boygenius has returned for its indie pop crown. Made up of Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus, the trio was known for their rock-infused melodies and biting lyricism. Those words stung in their beauty and sincerity. Take one of their leading hits from 2018, “Me & […]