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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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  • Fighting Back Against Superbugs March 27, 2015
    Tufts’ Stuart Levy has long argued that careless use of antibiotics can create resistant bacteria, and now people are listeningAntibiotics—and antibiotic resistance—are in the news once again, with announcements by McDonald’s and Costco that they will eliminate antibiotics that are important to human medicine from use in the production of some of their meats […]
  • Where Every Day It’s 1893 March 26, 2015
    In a Bronx apartment, Stephen Sheppard, D60, shows off a cornucopia of treasures from that year’s world’s fairThey came by the millions, via steamship and Pullman coach, by trolley car and on Chicago’s brand-new “L,” to the extravaganza that marked the beginning of the modern age. Visitors to the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893 made their way through a […]
  • Engineering Dean Named a University Professor March 25, 2015
    Linda Abriola joins four other prominent scholars at Tufts in holding the distinguished titleLinda Abriola, dean of the School of Engineering and a professor of civil and environmental engineering, has been named a University Professor, the highest academic honor conferred at Tufts. It is a distinction currently held by just four other faculty members here. […]
  • Bill Richardson, A70, F71, Is Among Three New Fletcher Faculty March 24, 2015
    Former U.N. ambassador, former Nigerian bank leader and medical anthropologist will arrive on campus this fallThe Fletcher School will welcome three new distinguished faculty members this fall: Bill Richardson, A70, F71, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and governor of New Mexico; Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, F92, former deputy governor of the Centra […]