Category Archives: Glideshow

An Important Message for the Tufts Community

February 18, 2015
Dear Members of the AS&E and Medford/Somerville Campus Communities,
We are very sad to inform you of the death of Julia Lee A16.

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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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In Conversation with Rania Abouzeid

Rania Abouzeid, a prominent independent journalist based in Beirut, is coming to Tufts to share her insights on vocation, telling human stories in times of war, the current situation in Syria, the refugee crisis, and other regional affairs on Wednesday, September 24 at Noon upstairs in the IFC. Please RSVP (

Posted in Glideshow, Past Programs 2014-2015

December Carillon Tune

December carillon tune: “Wake, Awake, For Night Is Flying! 
Each month, University Chaplaincy adds a new carillon tune for all on the Medford/Somerville campus to hear. Listen for the tune at 5 pm on weekdays. Click the title to learn more about Wake, Awake, For Night Is Flying!

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Meet, Eat, and Meditate

Friday, September 19, 12 pm-1:30 pm, Goddard Chapel Common Room 
Join University Chaplaincy for lunch and meditation as we welcome The Venerable Upali Sraman as the new Chaplaincy Intern. Email to RSVP.

Posted in Glideshow, Past Programs 2014-2015

University Chaplaincy Hires New Staff

New Staff Fall 2014
Tufts University Chaplaincy hired four new staff members over the summer.

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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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University Chaplaincy Orientation Schedule

2014 University Chaplaincy Orientation Schedule

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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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University Chaplaincy Open House

Wednesday, August 27
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
University Chaplaincy Open House
Goddard Chapel
All new students and families are invited to share snacks, see Goddard Chapel, meet the University Chaplains and staff, and learn about opportunities to build community through spirituality, cultural life, and interfaith engagement. Current leaders from various … » read

Posted in Glideshow, Past Programs 2014-2015