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The University Relations division, led by Senior Vice President and General Counsel Mary Jeka, comprises departments that serve the entire university community and act as liaisons to our host communities and the general public. The University Relations division enhances and protects Tufts’ reputation by communicating the quality and distinctive identity of the university, safeguarding the university’s legal interests, ensuring its commitment to equal opportunity and fostering positive relationships with government and the communities we serve.

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  • New Consortium on Race, Colonialism and Diaspora August 22, 2014
    Cross-disciplinary effort brings together Arts and Sciences programs in Africana, American, Asian American, colonialism and Latino studiesAmerica’s multiracial history, colonialism’s international legacy and the displacement of people around the globe are some of the issues that Tufts’ new Consortium of Studies in Race, Colonialism and Diaspora will examine […]
  • Building Bugs for Better Health August 21, 2014
    Kyongbum Lee studies the bacteria in our guts and how the chemicals they produce impact us allThe word metabolism gets tossed around a lot, but it means much more than whether you can go back to the buffet for seconds without worrying about your waistline. In fact, metabolism is the set of biochemical processes by which cells turn food into energy, biologica […]
  • Discovery with Impact August 20, 2014
    Tufts Institute for Innovation has great expectations for tackling some of the world’s formidable public health problemsFour research teams at Tufts have set out to solve some daunting public health problems caused by bacteria, viruses and other microbes that inhabit our bodies and the environment. The goal is to develop new vaccines, quicker ways of detecti […]
  • Dish: Destination Duckfat August 19, 2014
    When you are eating your way along the Northeast seacoast, all roads lead to PortlandThis is one in an occasional series about eating establishments near Tufts’ three campuses—and in the summer, a bit beyond. Have a suggestion for a place for us to explore? Email now@tufts.edu. You can also follow Dish on Foursquare. You’re on vacation. Relaxing on the beach […]