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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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  • King of the 800 Meters May 25, 2015
    With a victory in the outdoor event, Tufts junior Mitchell Black completes 2015 NCAA sweepMitchell Black, A16, is the undisputed NCAA Division III king of the 800 meters after winning the NCAA outdoor 800 title on May 23 at St. Lawrence University. Black, a member of the Tufts men’s track and field team, added the […]
  • Men’s Lacrosse Wins Second Straight NCAA Title May 25, 2015
    With 19-11 victory over Lynchburg, Jumbos take third trophy in five yearsThe Tufts men’s lacrosse team overcame a slow start to earn a 19-11 victory against Lynchburg College as the Jumbos won the NCAA championship for the second straight year and third time overall on May 24 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Tufts (21-2) […]
  • The Coming Merge of Human and Machine Intelligence May 22, 2015
    Technology now exists to connect people’s brains to the Internet, and it’s giving rise to a new way of thinking, according to an alum's best-selling bookFor most of the past two million years, the human brain has been growing steadily. But something has recently changed. In a surprising reversal, human brains have actually been shrinking […]
  • Word Masters on Our Shores May 21, 2015
    The new wave of Indian American spelling champs provides a plethora of perspicacity about the immigrant experienceNapur Lala, a 14-year-old girl from Tampa, Florida, approached the microphone at the Scripps National Spelling Bee, anxiously awaiting her word. The judge said it, “logorrhea,” and gave her the definition—incessant talking. After writing it with her index finger […]