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- 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. […]
- 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 […]
- Juggling Act May 17, 2013As the sun rises through the trees, Keiko Petrosky walks briskly toward Tufts’ Foster Hospital for Small Animals. A 34-year-old mother (her third child, a daughter, was born in April), Petrosky, V13, prepares to check in on her cancer patients. Her alertness belies the hour. It’s 7 a.m., but she’s been up since 5. “I don’t need an alarm clock,” she jokes. “I […]
- Awards in Arts, Sciences and Engineering May 17, 2013Ten faculty and staff members were recognized for outstanding teaching, advising, research or service by the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Engineering at the close of the spring semester. The awards, which were presented during the faculty meeting on May 15 at Balch Arena Theater, were: Faculty Research Awards Committee Distinguished Scholar […]