- The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy was the first U.S. school of diplomacy and international relations and has been ranked among the top five in the world for international relations by the Foreign Policy Group.
To recognize the generosity of Henry J. Leir, H79, and the Leir Charitable Foundations, whose partnership with Tufts goes back four decades, Tufts has named one of its esteemed academic centers the Henry J. Leir Institute for Human Security.
The American prairie is a land of paradox. Its wide-open spaces beckoned the pioneers. For later generations, that vastness often felt isolating, and so the prairie became a place to leave.