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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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  • Residency in Maine November 26, 2014
    New Advanced Education in General Dentistry training program is designed to widen access to careTo expand opportunities for postgraduate training while addressing barriers to dental care, Tufts has launched an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency in partnership with Maine Medical Center and Community Dental, a network of clinics in southe […]
  • A Link between DNA Transcription and Disease-Causing Expansions Which Lead to Hereditary Disorders November 25, 2014
    Medford/Somerville, Mass—Researchers in human genetics have known that long nucleotide repeats in DNA lead to instability of the genome and ultimately to human hereditary diseases such Freidreich's ataxia and Huntington's disease. Scientists have believed that the lengthening of those repeats occur during DNA replication when cells divide or when t […]
  • Men’s Soccer Heads to First NCAA Final Four November 25, 2014
    Jumbos defeat No. 1 Messiah College and advance to semifinals in Kansas CityThe Tufts men’s soccer team scored in the first minute of play and made it stand for a dramatic 1–0 victory over top-ranked Messiah College in the NCAA quarterfinals on Nov. 23 at Muhlenberg College. The win puts the Jumbos into the NCAA Final Four for the first time in team history. […]
  • Tufts Researcher Elected 2014 AAAS Fellow for Work in Life-Threatening Fungal Infections November 24, 2014
    BOSTON (Nov. 24, 2014) — Carol Kumamoto, PhD, of Tufts University School of Medicine and the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at Tufts has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Election is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers. As part of the section on medical sciences, Kumamoto was […]