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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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  • Five Secrets of the World’s Top Innovators July 1, 2015
    My radio show guests have taught me a few things about entrepreneurshipIn 1995, the legendary venture capitalist Roger McNamee watched Jeff Bezos lay out his idea for a company. The concept was simple. Bezos would create an online bookstore, Amazon. You’d pick out a book, and Amazon would send it to you. “I just sat […]
  • Remembering History Professor Christopher Schmidt-Nowara June 30, 2015
    Holder of the Prince of Asturias Chair in Spanish Culture, he was known for his research on slavery and emancipation in the Hispanic worldChristopher Schmidt-Nowara, a professor of history and holder of the Prince of Asturias Chair in Spanish Culture and Civilization, died after a brief illness June 27 while visiting his daughter in Paris. […]
  • No Time for Doctors June 29, 2015
    Between the demands of the job and a culture of stoicism, Maine lobstermen often don't connect with better health care, but one student is trying to helpThis is the second in an occasional series about a Tufts medical student from a lobstering family and her effort to bring better medical care to her home community.
  • Put Down That Soda June 29, 2015
    A study led by Tufts researchers finds that sugary drinks are responsible for 184,000 deaths worldwide each year Soda is as American as baseball and apple pie, but it’s not just Americans anymore who think they are the real thing. Thanks to glamorous ad campaigns and sometimes the lack of clean municipal water, soda pop, […]