Faculty News

Music composer Katherine Balch named Vickie Sullivan, Professor of Political Theory, as one of her mentors, equally as important as her music teachers.
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Jeff Berry, Skuse Professor of American Politics, co-authored the 2017 Common Reading Book for all incoming Tufts students, "The Outrage Industry."
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Kelly Greenhill, Associate Professor of Political Science and recipient of the 2017 NEH Fellowship, was featured in Tufts Now about the threat fake news in the media.
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Department News

  • Majors' Newsletter: March 2017
  • Alumni Newsletter: AY2016-2017
  • Summer Session registration begins March 6th!
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