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  • IGL News|November 28, 2011

    On October 23rd, Acting Together held the event "Join the Conversation" in the Granoff Music Building. "Join the Conversation" featured performances by groups Libana and Medicine Wheel, featuring Tufts Drama Professor Barbara Wallace Grossman as MC. The goal of the film screen, discussion and performances was to explore how performance arts can help community peace building efforts. 

    Acting Together documents the efforts of courageous...

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    IGL News|December 10, 2010

    This October, as one of its 25th anniversary events, the Institute for Global Leadership hosted a symposium on “Morality and the Mind: Cognitive Science and Politics” in collaboration with the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts.

    Over the past decade, cognitive scientists have begun to address morality as an aspect of human cognition.  Is morality an inborn capacity?  How much can it be influenced by culture?  How...

  • IGL News|November 9, 2010

    Tufts University President Lawrence Bacow cites the Institute for Global Leadership as a "unique program" at Tufts "which offers a whole series of opportunities for undergraduates to engage seriously with the rest of the world around a set of issues and problems" in an interview with Rahim Kanani, a master's candidate at the Harvard Divinity School.  

    According to Kanani, the interview was an in-depth discussion of "the evolution of...