The carillon tune sounding from Goddard Chapel’s tower this month honors our planet home, in anticipation of Earth Day on April 22nd. “All things bright and beautiful” was first published in 1848 in a collection… Read More
The May Day Carol resounds from Goddard Chapel’s carillon this month. Popular in England and America, particularly within the Appalachian tradition, this carol alludes to the traditional pagan May Day custom. In the ancient custom,… Read More
Monday, January 23, 2017 4:45-6 pm, Breed Memorial Hall, 51 Winthrop Street, Medford, MA 02155 Kalila Barnett, Executive Director, Alternatives for Community and Environment Kalila Barnett is the Executive Director… Read More
Monday, January 23, 2017 3:15-4:30 pm, Breed Memorial Hall, 51 Winthrop Street, Medford, MA 02155 Dr. Vivek Bald, Associate Professor of Writing and Digital Media, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Vivek… Read More
Today, Wednesday, April 15, we will be participating in a Boston and Medford moment of silence to mark the two-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings by tolling the Goddard Chapel bells at 2:49 pm.
Goddard Chapel’s carillon presently features the tune “St. Columba.” The melody is presumed to be an ancient Irish church melody, and received its name from a beloved 6th-century Irish saint credited with spreading Christianity in… Read More
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… Read More
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.
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… Read More