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Featured from the Blog Jumbo Talk: Student Stories

Finding My Community Email: jmosle01@tufts.edu or Jaiden.Mosley@tufts.ed Hometown: Riverdale, Maryland   My first couple of weeks at Tufts have been a period of great transition for me! As a first year-student I am at the beginning of a new and exciting journey, and I…
The Tufts Vibe - According to Students   It's a fairly common occurrence that we'll bump into students on campus who feel they need to see campus for themselves to really get a sense of the vibe. While travel is limited during the pandemic, we reached out to current students to describe the…
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