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If you’ve swung through Cousens Gym recently, you’ve probably noticed a new name alongside the Jumbos logo on the floor of the basketball area: Tye Court. The name recognizes one of the biggest supporters of Tufts’ athletic program, Ted Tye, A79, A06P, A13P.

Tye Court at Cousens Gymnasium at Tufts University, named for Ted Tye, A79, A06P, A13P, one of the biggest supporters of Tufts' athletic program.

On a midwinter day in his Manhattan office, Josh Kapelman, A12, executive vice president and managing director at Hilldun Corporation described a typical day at his family’s firm, which provides financing to clients in the fashion and luxury goods industry. 

Fashion-industry financier and REAL program alum Josh Kapelman (pictured here with Emily Hawkridge Kapelman) wants to foster an entrepreneurial mindset for Tufts students (Photo: Tim Correira)

As summer starts, we ask members of the Tufts community to tell us about books that they’ve read recently and recommend to others. The responses are always filled with surprises, forming a cornucopia of many genres that is guaranteed to appeal to readers of all stripes and ages.

an open book on a field of grass and flowers