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Societal Impact

In every discipline, Tufts empowers students to be advocates for social change. Beyond classroom learning, Tufts students learn how to foster collaborative partnerships and creative problem solving that impacts others on campus and around the world.

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New & Notable

  • FoodEase team members and students of the Gordon Institute at Tufts, from left, Christina Holman, Lee Ann Song, Ashton Stephens, Earn Khunpinit, and Sai Wang.

    Gordon Institute students’ startup FoodEase hopes to help communities struck by natural disasters

  • 365体育手机投注Young people prefer Biden by 34 points; youth engagement is higher than 2016 and 2018, though campaign outreach still a concern in both parties

  • 365体育手机投注On the 100th anniversary of the Band-Aid, Tufts engineer Sameer Sonkusale is working to make “smart” bandages

  • Two Tufts psychology professors who study stereotyping and prejudice talk about racism, implicit bias, and what can be done

  • Survey by Tufts University researchers also finds 42% of Latinos and 27% of Whites know victims of police mistreatment

Events

Spotlights

  • student and professor talking

    Encourages community involvement and efforts to link research to social action.

  • Three medical school students practicing taking blood pressure

    365体育手机投注In preparation for their role as care providers and community leaders, medical students work directly with community organizations as collaborators, mentors, and educators. 

  • A view of the library roof that spells out "Tufts" on the Medford/Somerville campus.

    Tufts' umbrella organization for 30+ service groups across campus.pus

  • A student wearing a baseball cap looks out across rolling green hills.

    Tisch College is pleased to offer two unique experiential education opportunities for incoming Tufts students to begin their college journey learning while doing community work, mastering a foreign language, and giving a global kickstart to their college life.

  • A woman points out information about CIRCLE on a projector screen.

    365体育手机投注Authoritative research on the civic and political engagement of young Americans, especially those who are marginalized or disadvantaged in political life. 

  • People sitting around a table at a conference

    Advances democracy, student political learning and engagement, and increasing political equity and opportunity. 

Resources

Community Service Opportunities 

Funding and Fellowship Opportunities

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