Events on the Hill — Week of Feb. 11

TUESDAY “Re-enchanting the World: Feminism and the Politics of the Commons” Details: Silvia Federici, a professor emerita at Hofstra University who co-founded the International Feminist Collective, the Committee for Academic Freedom in Africa and the Wages for Housework campaign, will discuss her new book, “Re-Enchanting the World: Feminism and the Politics of the Commons” (2018). Where and when: ASEAN […]

Events on the Hill — Week of Feb. 4

MONDAY “Civic Life Lunch — The Turnout Gap: Race & Voter Turnout” Details: Political scientist Bernard Fraga will discuss his latest book, “The Turnout Gap: Race, Ethnicity, and Political Inequality in a Diversifying America,” at this event, which is part of the Civic Life Lunch series hosted by the Jonathan M. Tisch College of  Civic Life. Where and […]

Events on the Hill — Week of Jan. 28

MONDAY “Write for Rights: AmnesTEA” Details: Tufts Amnesty International and The Rez will collaborate to support four women activists through a letter-signing campaign. Tea will be served at the event.  Where and when: Mayer Campus Center; 10–2 p.m. TUESDAY “The Flip Side, a film by Val Wang” Details: Author and filmmaker Val Wang will present her documentary […]

Events on the Hill — Week of Oct. 21

TUESDAY “A Conversation with Morgan Jerkins” Details: Cultural critic and author Morgan Jerkins will speak about contemporary issues that she faces as a black woman in America. When and Where: 5:30–7 p.m., ASEAN Auditorium Sponsor: Consortium of Studies in Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora, including American Studies, and Africana Studies; the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy; […]

Events on the Hill — Week of Oct. 14

WEDNESDAY “Transit X: Flying Solar Pods to Replace Cars, Buses, Trains, and Truck” Details: CEO of transportation innovation company Transit X, Mike Stanley, will speak about the future of transit. When and Where: 12–1 p.m., Sophia Gordon Multipurpose Room Sponsor: Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning THURSDAY “The wake of the whale: Hunter Strategies […]

Events on the Hill — Weeks of Sept. 3 and 10

THURSDAY, SEPT. 6 “Fall Exhibitions Opening Reception” Details: Tufts will hold an opening reception for the fall art lineup. This semester’s exhibitions include States of Freedom: The Figure in Flux and Expressions Unbound: American Outsider Art from the Andrew and Linda Safran Collection. When and Where: 5:30–7:30 p.m., Aidekman Arts Center Sponsor: Tufts University Art Galleries […]

Events on the Hill — Week of April 30

MONDAY “Late Night Study at Carm!” Details: Tufts Community Union Senate is hosting Late Night Study with pastries, coffee and tea. No meal swipe is required. Where and when: Carmichael Dining Center; last night through Thursday 5/3 starting at 9 p.m. “ChBE Seminar: Dr. Rachel Segalman” Details: Tufts’ Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering will host […]

Events on the Hill — Week of April 23

MONDAY “Charles Francis Adams Lecture Series: Congressman Scott Taylor” Details: Congressman Scott William Taylor, the United States Representative for Virginia’s 2nd congressional district, will deliver a lecture as part of the Fletcher School’s Charles Francis Adams Lecture Series. Where and when: Chase Center, Carmichael Hall; 12:30–2:00 p.m. “Living a Positive Life: A Conversation about Living […]

Events On The Hill — Week of April 16

TUESDAY “Town Hall on Mental Health & Wellbeing” Details: The Tufts Community Union Senate is hosting a conversation with Tufts administrators and mental health student groups on mental health and well-being on campus. Where and when: Alumnae Lounge; 4:45–6:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY “Commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda” Details: In a panel discussion […]

Events on the Hill: Week of April 9

MONDAY “Mental Health Monologues: Strength in Stories” Details: Active Minds at Tufts is highlighting Tufts students’ mental health experiences in its third annual monologue night. Where and when: Goddard Chapel; 8:30–10 p.m. “Reception to Honor Provost David Harris” Details: University President Anthony Monaco will thank Provost David Harris for his leadership and contributions to the community before he […]