Innovations and Student Awards

See a few highlights regarding Tisch below.

We are enthusiastic about supporting the research of Tufts at multiple levels. Some of our enthusiasm is evident in our undergraduate and graduate reseach awards. Please see the links on our existing website:

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Tisch Library Highlights

Students in the DDS
Student uses recording equipment

Tufts student, Eric Siegel, A13, had a vision for his assignment, but he was not sure how to pull it off.  Siegel turned to the Digital Design Studio (DDS) to help him complete a documentary project he had conceptualized for a Food and Sensory Ethnography course.

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Mural in Tisch
section of the mural

In 1982, Chinese artist Yuan Yun-sheng (b. 1937, Nantong) was invited to Tufts as an artist-in-residence, where he created this six-panel mural cycle Two Ancient Chinese Tales – Blue + Red + Yellow = White? for the Wessell Library during the 1982–1983 academic year.

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Digitization
section of a palladio illustration

Enormous research libraries, such as those at Harvard and Stanford, grab headlines devoted to the Google Books project, but libraries of all types and sizes have unique holdings to contribute to the digital corpus of texts and images on the web.

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