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With unprecedented focus, Tufts is creating cross-disciplinary collaborations in laboratories and classrooms that reinforce its distinctive strengths in the STEM disciplines—Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. STEM principles are spurring approaches to teaching that accent self-discovery and hands-on problem solving.


  • The Science and Engineering Complex is a new 175,000-square-foot-next-generation facility that provides a collaborative space for the next generation of scientists and engineers.
Carolyn Birmingham
Advocate for students with big dreams and little means sees diversity in STEM fields as critical to progress.
Bill and Joyce Cummings
Joyce Cummings Center will optimize a prominent corner on the Medford/Somerville campus.
Roger Gu sits by a piano
Roger Gu says he spends too much time in the Granoff Music Practice Rooms. With recent piano upgrades, the rooms are especially tempting. Whether practicing piano on his own or playing clarinet in Wind Ensemble, Roger finds that through music he can relax and forget everything else. What else, exactly? Roger is pre-med and a member of the varsity swim team.