A robot waving to the camera


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.
Colby Azersky, E19, EG20, poses with NASA machinery

Developing parts for a probe or a crew capsule that can land safely on the Moon is no easy task. Make a small error in your design, and a smooth touchdown can become a catastrophe.