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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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  • Tufts Gordon Institute Names Winners in University's Tenth $100k New Ventures Competition April 18, 2014
    MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – A proposal to develop adjustable prosthetic liners for amputees and a non-profit that offers computer programming classes for high school students in low-income districts earned top honors in Tufts University's tenth annual $100k New Ventures Competition. Prizes included over $100,000 in cash and in-kind sponsor contributions […]
  • Meth Mouth Menace April 18, 2014
    A Tufts researcher traveled to Idaho to study the problem firsthand and developed a campaign to enlist dental professionals in the anti-drug effortSomething was up in Idaho. While visiting a friend in Athol, a small town north of Coeur d’Alene, Jennifer Towers, director of research affairs at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, noticed a lot of p […]
  • Researchers See Hospitalization Records as Additional Tool to Monitor Disease Outbreaks April 18, 2014
    MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – Comparing hospitalization records with data reported to local boards of health presents a more accurate way to monitor how well communities track disease outbreaks, according to a paper published April 16 in the journal PLOS One by a research team led by Elena Naumova, Ph.D., professor of civil and environmental engineering and as […]
  • News as Salvation April 17, 2014
    Arianna Huffington tells a Tufts audience that the explosion of new media strengthens democracy People want to be part of the story of their times, and the Internet has given them a powerful platform, Arianna Huffington, founder and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post, told the more than 400 people who attended the ninth annual Edward R. Murrow Forum on I […]