Tufts University has approximately 90 undergraduate and graduate programs spread over 10 colleges in Boston and Talloires, France. The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy is the country’s oldest graduate school of international relations. The School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University, which is linked with the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, is the largest school. It contains both the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University. The Gordon Institute in the School of Engineering focuses on entrepreneurship and maintains tight ties with the original college. Admissions is extremely competitive, with just 16% of applicants being accepted.
Student Symposium in Cybersecurity Policy 2022
Tufts University will host its fourth annual Student Symposium on Cybersecurity Policy on Friday, March 11, 2022. This will be a virtual event through Zoom. In this new and highly multidisciplinary study field, the Symposium intends to share findings and assist in the formation of a community of young researchers.
A keynote address will be given by Elizabeth Rindskopf-Parker, Executive Director and CEO of the California State Bar Board of Trustees and Dean Emerita of the McGeorge School of Law at the University of the Pacific.
Elizabeth Rinfdskopf-Parker served as the National Security Agency’s general counsel from 1984 to 1989, the United States Department of State’s main deputy legal adviser from 1989 to 1990, and the Central Intelligence Agency’s general counsel from 1990 to 1995. She began her legal career as a Reginald Heber Smith Fellow at Emory University School of Law and afterwards worked for the New Haven Legal Assistance Association, Inc. as the Director. Later, as a collaborating attorney for the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, she successfully argued twice in front of the United States Supreme Court.