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Fall 2018

November 29, 2018
Tufts Now
Scholars to explore the meaning of family and kinship in Sawyer Seminar supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

October 30, 2018
Tufts Now
Tell Me More: Author Morgan Jerkins
Jerkins discusses switching between writing fiction and nonfiction, what interests her most as a writer, and her advice for young people
Read more and listen to the podcast

Summer 2018

July 31, 2018
National Public Radio's Tulsa Morning Edition
Interview with Professor Kendra Field about her book, "Growing Up with the Country: Family, Race, and Nation after the Civil War."

Spring 2018

April 3, 2018
Medford Transcript
Residents discuss concerns, interpretations of mural in Medford post office

Spring Issue, 2018
Williams College Magazine
A new book by historian Kendra Taira Field '99 explores family, race and nation after the U.S. Civil War

February 15, 2018
TuftsNow
Historian Kendra Field tells the story of the post-Civil War migration by African Americans to Indian Territory in her book Growing Up With The Country: Family, Race, and Nation After The Civil War

January 15, 2018
WBUR, 90.0 Radio
What Should An MLK Memorial In Boston Look Like?

Fall 2017

October 29, 2017
The Tufts Daily
The Center for the Study of Race and Democracy hosts Justin Steil and Garnette Cadogan speaking on Racial Violence, Urban Space & the Politics of History

October 23, 2017
WBUR, 90.0 Radio
All Revved Up: The Democratic Idealism Of Black Lives Matter

October 16, 2017
WBUR, 90.0 Radio
Tufts Center for the Study of Race and Democracy documents significant sites that reflect local African-American history

Summer 2017

August 7, 2017
TuftsNow
Fixing Gerrymandering with Geometry: A Tufts workshop draws on cutting-edge math research to help make our political system fairer

August 4, 2017
WBUR Radio
Can Geometry Help Fix Our Political System? Mathematicians Invite Public To Fight Gerrymandering

July 12, 2017
TuftsNow
On the Trail of Boston's Black History

Spring 2017

May 2017
African American Freedom Trail visits West Medford Community Center

May 4, 2017
Tufts Now
Remembering a Beloved History Professor: The Gerald Gill papers at Tufts Digital Collections and Archives showcase the stories of African-Americans at the university and in Boston

February 22, 2017
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Meet the Math Professor Who's Fighting Gerrymandering With Geometry

January 30, 2017
Birth of a Movement Boston Movie Premiere
Read and watch the Storify by Rayshauna Gray

Fall 2016

November 16, 2016
Tufts Daily
A post-election statement from the Nov. 9 faculty group at Tufts University

November 1, 2016
TuftsNow
Finding John Brown: Solving the mystery of a lost masterpiece in the Tufts art collection

October 31, 2016
The New York Times
A Mysterious Noseless Bust at Tufts Gets Back Its Name: John Brown

September 26, 2016
Tufts Daily
South Hall Renamed Harleston Hall, Honoring Former Dean

September 19, 2016
TuftsNow
A Man of Firsts

Spring 2016

April 25, 2016
Tufts Daily
Alumnus Edward Dugger Jr. honored in plaque re-dedication ceremony

March 7, 2016
Tufts Daily
Black Freedom Trail Marks Important Locations, Retells Stories of Black History

March 7, 2016
The Boston Review
Forum: Black Study, Black Struggle by Robin Kelley