Tessa Moore is a Staff Writer at the Tufts Daily. She is a first year who has not yet declared a major. Tessa can be reached at [email protected]

Steve Tisch donates $10 million to Schuler Access Initiative

Steve Tisch (A’71) made a $10 million donation toward the Schuler Access Initiative as part of the Brighter World campaign. The Schuler Access Initiative is a $25 million “challenge gift” from Jack Schuler (A’62) and Tanya Schuler Sharman (E’91), co-founders of the Schuler Education Foundation.  “This gift is a challenge to the Tufts community to […]

Somerville starts ‘consolidated rental waitlist’ for affordable housing

The City of Somerville plans to launch a new consolidated rental waitlist in late 2023 to simplify the application process for reduced-cost housing opportunities as part of the city’s expanding inclusionary housing program. Amid Somerville’s housing crisis, Ashley Tienken, the director of the Housing Advocacy Program at the Community Action Agency of Somerville, argues that […]

New Spring 2023 course “Italian 10” will provide practical, cultural education

Tufts will offer a new course, officially titled “Conversational Italian,” starting next spring.  Unlike Italian 1, the class will focus on listening and speaking skills in practical, day-to-day situations as well as learning social and cultural norms.  The program is designed to prepare students who plan to participate in the Data and Computer Sciences and […]

Declan McKenna lights up The Sinclair on ‘Zeros’ Tour

“They say you play this venue twice in your life: once on the way up and once on the way down. Well, it’s good to be back,” Declan McKenna quipped at the start of his set at The Sinclair on Oct. 11. The joke was clear to the audience as McKenna’s career has only been […]

TUPD aims to connect with Tufts community over coffee

The Tufts University Police Department hosted a Coffee with TUPD event at Hotung Café on Oct. 5. Tufts Dining provided free coffee and breakfast to students who came to speak with members of TUPD and the Department of Public Safety. The purpose of the event was to foster closer relationships between the Department of Public […]