Category Archives: President Monaco

Advancing Sustainability at Tufts

February 14, 2012
Dear Members of the Tufts Community:
At Tufts, we take pride in our vibrant tradition of active citizenship. One strong part of that heritage is a commitment to environmental sustainability. Tufts was a pioneer in this arena more than two decades ago, when we developed the first university environmental policy … » read

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Thoughts on Interdisciplinary Science at Tufts

President Monaco offered his thoughts on interdisciplinary science at Tufts as part of a day-long symposium on Science at Tufts in the 21st Century organized by the Office of the Vice Provost. » read

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Progress on Shared Aspirations

January 26, 2012
Dear Members of the Tufts Community:
It has been an exciting and memorable first semester for me at Tufts, and I thank everyone in the Tufts community for the warm welcome they have given the Monaco family. I am very grateful that, beginning with a beautiful matriculation weekend right through … » read

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Tufts Distinction Awards 2012 Call for Nominations

January 17, 2012
Dear Members of the Tufts Community:
Nominations for the Tufts Distinction Awards for 2012 are now open, and I would like to invite and encourage you to submit nominations. The President’s Office and Human Resources together sponsor this university-wide program to celebrate outstanding staff and faculty accomplishments outside of teaching … » read

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Tufts Marathon Team 2012 Call for Volunteers

January 5, 2012
Dear Members of the Tufts Community:
I am happy to announce that the time has now arrived to sign-up to volunteer with Tufts at this year’s Boston Marathon.
As in previous years, the Boston Athletic Association (BAA) has allotted Tufts an exclusive number of volunteer spots on Marathon Monday, … » read

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Trek to Talloires 2012

January 4, 2012
Dear Members of the Tufts Community:
I hope that 2012 is off to a good start for all of you. Many of you will have made at least one New Year’s resolution. Some of the perennial favorites reflect opportunities to enhance our own health and fitness, whether to lose weight, … » read

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Congratulations to Senior Vice President Brian Lee

December 12, 2011
Dear Faculty and Staff Colleagues,
I write to share with you the news that Brian Lee, our Senior Vice President for University Advancement, will leave Tufts at the end of February to become Vice President for Development and Institute Relations at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena effective April … » read

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Report on the November 2011 Meeting of the Board of Trustees

December 6, 2011
Dear Members of the Tufts Community,
The members of our Board of Trustees play a unique role in the life of the university. Not only do they have fiduciary responsibility for Tufts as an institution, they also provide the administration vitally important counsel and guidance on a wide range of … » read

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Holiday Bonus Days: December 23 and 30, 2011

November 7, 2011
Dear Staff Colleagues:
I am sure many of you are already beginning to make plans for the winter holidays. The holidays offer a unique opportunity to connect with loved ones, and a welcome chance to relax after a busy semester.
I am pleased to announce that this year … » read

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Inaugural Address

Note: More information about President Monaco’s Inauguration is available here .
Anthony P. Monaco

Inaugural Address

October 21, 2011
It is an honor and a privilege to stand before you today as the 13th President of Tufts University. I am grateful to the Trustees, faculty, student, and staff representatives … » read

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