Category Archives: Featured Stories

Academic Flexibility Support Information from University Chaplaincy

Especially in light of recent events, any student who wishes to have an academic flexibility support message sent to their faculty may request that through the University Chaplaincy. 

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A Message of Solidarity for Racial Justice Making

The University Chaplaincy wants to offer its admiration and support to the many Tufts students, faculty, and staff who have devoted themselves to the cause of justice—against the racism that not only underpins many institutions in America but that also shapes and impacts our own campus community.

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Ready for the Latino Springtime?

On Monday, October 27, Tufts University Chaplaincy and the Association for College and University Religious Affairs welcomed Davíd Carrasco, Neil L. Rudenstine Professor of the Study of Latin America at Harvard University, to campus as a keynote speaker for the annual ACURA Conference 2014. Click the title to view recording of the talk. 

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Muslims and Jews Share Breaking of the Fast

By Abdurrahman Abdurrob, University Chaplaincy Student Worker, Tufts Muslim Student Association President

Just a few weeks ago, Muslims across the world concluded their fasting for the holy month of Ramadan.

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Tufts Students Break Ramadan Fast Together

Here at Tufts, Ramadan is a time for companionship, especially with many students being far from home. “Ramadan is really about family and friends, but for many of us taking classes and working in Boston, it is really hard for us to create that sense of community” said University Chaplaincy Student Worker Abdurrahman Abdurrob, one of the many Tufts students in the area this summer. » read

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Annual Holiday Concert 2013

On Wednesday, December 4, the University Chaplaincy presented its annual Holiday Concert featuring singing by the Tufts Concert Choir of some 65 students led by Dr. Jamie Kirsch of the Music Department. The concert also included singing by the staff ensemble Tufts Sings!, a piano performance by David Brittan and his … » read

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