Maya Katz is an Assistant Features Editor at The Tufts Daily. She is a second-year who has not yet declared a major. Maya can be reached at [email protected]

Mikel Moyer continues philosophy education at Tufts after a 30-year career in pharmaceuticals

As a liberal arts institution, Tufts University offers students the flexibility to indulge in their various academic curiosities and interests. For second-semester Master of Philosophy student Mikel Moyer, his time at Tufts continues his journey back to school after working in the pharmaceutical industry for 30 years.  Moyer graduated from the University of Michigan with […]

Student filmmakers thrive at Tufts

The Film and Media Studies program has seen significant growth during the past few years.  Natalie Minik, a lecturer in the FMS program, noted how the program has grown since she first came to Tufts in 2015 as a part-time lecturer in both the FMS program and the Experimental College. “There was a lot of […]

Mask recycling initiative expands across Tufts campuses

During the COVID-19 pandemic, masks have become an essential part of daily life. Unfortunately, single-use masks generate a lot of waste, which is important to consider amid climate change. A mask recycling initiative implemented by the Office of Sustainability aims to manage this increased waste. The OOS Recycling and Waste Reduction Coordinator, Kaitlyn Reed, oversees […]

Not Your Bubbe’s Hamantaschen reopens, bringing cheer and cookies to Tufts

With the festival of Purim just around the corner, this year marks the long-awaited return of Not Your Bubbe’s Hamantaschen, a student-run nonprofit currently operating from the Bayit — Tufts’ Jewish Culture House — after a year off due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Not Your Bubbe’s was officially closed for the whole year to be safe,” […]