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  • Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood, the 2018 Merrin Moral Voices lecturer

    Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood tells a Tufts audience of the importance of active involvement in the political process.

  • Susan Collins, U.S. Senator from Maine, spoke at Tisch College

    U.S. Senator Susan Collins spoke at Tufts as part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series and told the audience that political extremism is damaging our democracy.

  • Al Gore headlined the Spring 2018 Distinguished Speaker Series

    Al Gore visited Tufts as part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series and told the audience that a sustainability revolution is possible, but political will is necessary.

  • Eric Washington at Tufts, with a group of students

    Eric Washington, A76, former chief judge of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, says we need to create a more fair legal system.

  • View of buildings at MCI-Shirley

    A symposium organized by the Tufts University Prison Initiative at Tisch College will feature prisoner advocates and graduates of college-in-prison programs.

  • Former governor and presidential candidate Howard Dean at a Tisch College Civic Life Lunch

    Former Democratic Party chair Howard Dean tells students it’s time the next generation stepped up politically.

  • Standing Rock Civic Life Lunch

    During a Civic Life Lunch, Prof. Cutcha Risling Baldy highlighted the value of online campaigns to raise awareness and inspire action.

  • Bill Kristol and Neera Tanden at a Distinguished Speaker Series debate

    Democrat Neera Tanden and Republican Bill Kristol debated the future of the country as part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series.

  • Rob Gordon, Dorothy Stoneman, and John Bridgeland

    At a panel celebrating President Kennedy's centennial, leaders emphasized the potential of national service to solve problems and bring people together.

  • Lois Gibbs at Tufts

    Longtime activist Lois Gibbs says individuals must organize to confront environmental disasters like Love Canal—and Flint.