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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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  • Heading Off to Tufts August 28, 2014
    Our photographers chronicle the first day of college for two undergraduate studentsThe first-year class includes a talented group of undergraduate students from the Bridge to Liberal Arts Success at Tufts (BLAST) and Bridge to Engineering Success at Tufts (BEST) programs, both designed to support students who may be the first in their family to go to college […]
  • Most Selective Class in Tufts' History Boasts Unconventional Talent August 27, 2014
    Jump rope champ, hot sauce entrepreneur, medical device inventor among new JumbosMEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. –Tufts University’s Class of 2018  represents the most selective admissions cycle ever -- Tufts admitted just 17 percent of a record pool of 19,074 applicants-- but those attending have a lot more than standard academic chops.  […]
  • Tufts Receives $1.8 million Grant for STEM Education August 27, 2014
    Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program will fund teaching fellows through the university’s Urban Mathematics and Science Teacher CollaborativeAbout half of the nation’s public school teachers quit the profession within their first five years, especially those who teach math and science, says Bárbara Brizuela, associate professor of education and dean of ac […]
  • New Kids on the Quad August 27, 2014
    The record-breaking undergraduate Class of 2018 and transfers arrive on campus with great expectationsThe undergraduate Class of 2018—one that can only be described in superlatives—arrived on the Medford/Somerville campus on Aug. 27. The 1,352 first-year and 22 transfer students in the schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering started their Tufts careers […]