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HDA Patagonia Sale Is Extended! – Don’t Miss Out

Tufts HDA has extended their Patagonia sale until Friday, January 29th! They are selling Patagonia Better Sweaters including Full-Zip sweaters, 1/4 Zip sweaters, and Vests! The sweaters and vests have the Tufts Dental School logo embroidered on the right side of the chest and are available in men and women sizes. The sale proceeds will be going to HDA’s service trip to the Dominican Read more…

Special Smiles First Virtual Workshop, “Basic American Sign Language” Reflection

On January 20th, Special Smiles hosted its first virtual workshop, “Basic American SignLanguage”. The event was taught by Ashlee Butler, a nurse and the wife of D’24 Ken Butler. Wereviewed the Tufts patient interpretation services and guidelines, communication concepts inASL, the alphabet, numbers and key dental terminology. I think the American Sign Language workshop provided a great opportunity to learn Read more…

Take a Listen To the Powerful Words Of Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman’s Inaugural Poem

(CNN) Amanda Gorman, the nation’s first-ever youth poet laureate, read the following poem during the inauguration of President Joe Biden on January 20: When day comes we ask ourselves, where can we find light in this never-ending shade? The loss we carry, a sea we must wade We’ve braved the belly of the beast We’ve learned that quiet isn’t always peace And the Read more…

ASDA’s Week of Service 2021 – “Serving Together Six Feet Apart”

ASDA’s Week of Service 2021 is here! Join Tufts ASDA January 25-31 as we give back to our community safely, with this year’s theme being “Serving Together Six Feet Apart.” In honor of ASDA’s Week of Service, Tufts ASDA will be holding a Cans, Coats, and Books Drive! From January 18-31, 2021, drop off any of the gently used items in the donation bin Read more…

Watch Tufts In Round 2 Debate + RSVP For Student Debate Saturday January 30!

REMINDER: 12th Annual ASDA District 1 Student Debate Saturday, January 30, 2021 | 3:15 – 4:45 pm Virtual Location: Yankee 2021 Virtual | Basic & Power Auditorium | Course Code: 906EV Join MDS and ASDA for the 12th Annual (and first virtual!) District 1 Student Debate. We are airing the first three rounds throughout the month January featuring the five Read more…

Spotlight: Tufts SNDA Honoring the Legacy of MLK in Virtual Bake-Off

Tufts SNDA  “To honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Tufts SNDA baked cookies in a virtual “Bake-Off” for local shelters in Cambridge and the surrounding area as part of the 2021 Cambridge MLK Day of Service. This was in collaboration with Friday Café, which is a weekly daytime drop-in program where homeless and housed adults Read more…

Tufts University’s Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium- “Cashing Our Promissory Note: Race, Justice & Reparation”

Tufts University’s Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium- “Cashing Our Promissory Note: Race, Justice & Reparation” Wednesday, February 3 | 5 – 6:30 PM | Virtual Event The 2021 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Symposium will focus on the theme of “Cashing Our Promissory Note: Race, Justice, and Reparation,” based on the powerful excerpt from the Rev. Dr. Read more…