Women’s Center initiates POC Circles for students of all gender identities

The Tufts Women’s Center has initiated biweekly POC Circles, which are dedicated to “community care, solidarity and intentional coalition building” for people of color, according to their first Facebook event.  The first POC Circle was hosted on Sept. 14 at the Women’s Center and will meet every other Thursday. The Circles, created by seniors Made Bacchus and Natasha Karunaratne and graduate assistant Koko […]

Fletcher School hosts historic Conference on Gender and International Affairs

Over 250 people participated for the first-ever two-day Conference on Gender and International Affairs at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy this past Friday and Saturday. The conference was hosted by two Fletcher School student groups: Global Women and the Gender Initiative. It was funded by several other institutes and student organizations on campus, according to Jonathan Ramteke, one of […]

The Monologues production shifts focus to include more identities

The Monologues, a production set to take place next spring in which student narratives are performed, will cease accepting show submissions tomorrow. The production has shifted its focus to “[prioritize] female identifying, gender-nonconforming, gender-queer, and trans* individuals,” according to its Facebook page. Sophomore Morgan Freeman, one of the Monologues’ co-directors, said she wanted to make the distinction between this year’s Monologues, last […]