|The University Relations division, led by Senior Vice President Mary Jeka, comprises departments that serve the entire university community and act as liaisons to our host communities and the general public. The division’s mission – to counsel, communicate and connect with imagination and integrity — underscores the common objectives of each department within University Relations.||
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- The Dark Side of Cheap Clothing May 20, 2013Chances are your favorite T-shirt and those jeans you scooped up at a bargain price might have been manufactured in Bangladesh, the world’s second largest exporter of clothes in the world, after China. But inexpensive clothing comes at a price for garment workers. Bangladesh’s garment workers earn the lowest wages in the world, an average of 24 cents an hour […]
- Softball Team Heads to National Championship May 20, 2013The Tufts softball team will play for the 2013 NCAA Division III title today—weather permitting—after defeating SUNY Cortland, 6–0, in game 11 of the NCAA championship finals at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s Gelein Park on May 19. […]
- Comeback Win Keeps Softball in NCAA Contention May 19, 2013Sophomore leftfielder Bri Keenan’s two-out triple in the ninth inning scored the go-ahead run as the Jumbos beat the Red Hawks of Montclair State University, 3-1, in extra innings game eight of the NCAA softball finals on May 18 at Wisconsin-Eau Clair’s Gelein Field. Tufts (44-3) advanced in the winner’s bracket to play May 19 at 6 p.m. ET against SUNY Cortl […]
- Life as a Learning Opportunity May 19, 2013A diploma does not come with an instruction manual, social psychologist Claude Steele reminded the more than 3,400 graduates assembled on Tufts’ academic quad to receive their degrees on May 19. But if they keep asking questions, reaching out to others and viewing life as a learning experience, they will be on the way to creating a meaningful life’s work. […]