Tufts University is ranked as the 27th best university, according to U.S. News rankings and is located in Massachusetts near Boston.
Facts and Figures:
Undergraduate Population: 5,216
Graduate population: 5,443
Total student population: 10,659
Six-Year Graduation Rate: 92.3%
Political Student Organizations:
Liberal (13): College Democrats, Amnesty International, Labor Coalition, Tufts for Bernie, and others.
Conservative (1): College Republicans
Employee Political Contributions (2012-2016):
Democrats: $553, 774 (93.11%)
Republicans: $20,808 (3.5%)
Tufts University, a private research school in Massachusetts, announced last week that it will begin to “proactively and openly” recruit illegal immigrants. The university said in a statement that it will offer institutional financial aid to illegal immigrants because they are currently ineligible to receive federal financial aid. According to the university’s website, the...
Last Sunday, on the Eve of Passover, the Tufts University student senate passed a resolution calling for the school to divest from four companies they claim are implicated in the “occupation” and “apartheid” of “Occupied Palestinian territory.” Elbit Systems, G4S, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, and Northrop Grumman are named in the resolution, which was...
Universities across the country are providing students with easy access to birth control, with some even installing Plan B-dispensing vending machines on campus. The University of California at Davis recently installed a vending machine on campus containing items such as the morning-after pill, condoms, and pregnancy tests for purchase, according to The Los Angeles Times. [RELATED: Berkeley...
Students at Tufts University recently claimed that Israel is a “white supremacist state” that perpetuates “apartheid” against Palestinians. In a “Tufts Disorientation Guide,” which was distributed to incoming freshmen, students targeted Tufts University Hillel as an organization that supports a “white supremacist state” [RELATED: Student...