“At least once in every generation we must rediscover Tufts. That means we must engage with one another to learn about our collective dreams, capacities, and challenges.” – David Harris, Provost and Senior Vice President
Combined and purposeful coordination will create a community that provides all students with a shared co-curricular experience and “continuity of care” from matriculation to graduation.
“What really excited all of us, and was totally unexpected, was how much we learned about our university, how diverse it is and how committed its students, faculty, and staff are to making a difference in this world. This was a real journey of discovery!” – Peter Walker, Chair, Impact on Society Core Committee
Recognizing and celebrating the varying modes of research at Tufts University is a crucial issue for both our near term success and longer term growth.
“This has been a remarkable opportunity for all of us to reflect on current services and practices and explore new and transformative approaches to supporting the important work of this dynamic community. It highlighted how important Tufts’ collaborative spirit and diverse, collective expertise will be in responding to future challenges ...
Through close interactions with their faculty, their peers, alumni, and members of the community, students learn about their strengths and weaknesses; how to find, create and apply knowledge; ethics and values and the difficulties of living by them in a complex world; working together and challenging oneself.
“Our committee had just the right mixture of visionaries and managers, stirred together with lots of goodwill and love for Tufts, producing this rare result: a cutting-edge yet doable vision. Rarely have I enjoyed a committee this much.” – Peter Uvin, Chair, Teaching and Learning Core Committee
Tenure and Promotion Criteria - What is the right path for Tufts?
post by David Harris
Musical Composition of the Prelude to the Strategic Plan
post by John McDonald
Video spot: with Ben Perlstein, Senior at Tufts and staffer for the Tufts and the World Working Group
Photos from the Student Experience Focus Group
Message from S.T.R.E.A.M.
Release of the Prelude to the Strategic Plan: An Invitation to Engage
post by David Harris
The Tufts Strategic Plan Sets a New Standard for the Engaged University
post by Peter Levine
Please RSVP for the following T10 focus groups:
Developing a Transformative Student Experience April 17th, 12-2 pm - RSVP
Impact on Society and Individuals: Making a Difference Locally and Globally April 22nd, 12-2 pm - RSVP
Teaching and Learning: The Classroom and BeyondMay 6th, 12-2 pm - RSVP
Research and Scholarship: Enabling Innovation May 8th, 12-2 pm - RSVP
For a full list of T10 events and event descriptions, click here.