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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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  • Finding  the Next Famine March 6, 2015
    Christopher Hillbruner, N07, and his team monitor the globe to predict the world’s coming food crisesLast year, Christopher Hillbruner, N07, had 10 countries on the front burner, all in danger of boiling over. In Central America, drought and an epidemic of coffee rust had reduced crop yields and driven down wages, making it harder for people to feed their fa […]
  • Canker Sores and the Digestive Tract March 6, 2015
    Those annoying mouth ulcers often occur in people with gastrointestinal symptoms, so a medical researcher is looking into the possible connectionsThey are small and painful, and can turn your favorite lemon sorbet into a world of hurt. They are canker sores, and if you are one of the 20 percent of people who get them, you know that these noncontagious mouth […]
  • Scott Brown to speak at Tisch College, Tufts University on March 11 March 4, 2015
  • Cheese Course March 4, 2015
    Benjamin Wolfe uses tasty fermented foods to study how microbes workGlance into the cheese case the next time you’re at the market. See that velvety white rind on that buttery wedge of brie? The mottled rind on that tangy wheel of Gruyere? They’re actually little worlds unto themselves, hosts to a thriving ecosystem of microscopic creatures. […]