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Madison McKenna

Thursday, October 12th, 2023 Alumni Reflections Newsletter

When I arrived in Talloires for the Tufts Summit Program in 2016, I was an apprehensive high schooler, nervous about meeting my host family, making friends, and being away from my home in New Jersey.… Read More

Meet Our Newest Member!

Thursday, October 12th, 2023 Academic Programs Newsletter

Join us in welcoming Nelson Millán Nales, the newest addition to the Tufts European Center Team!   Nelson joined the Tufts University European Center as the Assistant Director in May 2023. He recently moved to Boston… Read More

Beignets: A Brief History

Thursday, October 12th, 2023 Food and Culture Newsletter

The history of the beignet (pronounced ben-YAY) dates back to the 16th century in France, and when translated, means “fritter”, much like a doughnut or piece of fried dough.  The origin of the word can… Read More

Tufts European Center in Talloires – 2023 Academic Programs

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2023 Academic Programs

It’s been a very wonderful season so far at the Tufts European Center in Talloires. Our academic programs brought over a hundred students and faculty to the Priory to participate in our 2023 Tufts in Talloires, Tufts in Annecy and Tufts Summit programs. Immersive classes and host family accommodations provided students a unique opportunity to gain a deeper appreciation for this beautiful region and for French culture.

Summer 2023 is About to Take Off!

Thursday, May 4th, 2023 Events

Preparations in Talloires are in full swing for Summer 2023! There will be more than 70 Tufts students boarding flights after finals, for the Tufts in Talloires program, their six weeks in France will be… Read More

Summit Application Deadline Extended!

Wednesday, April 5th, 2023 Uncategorized

Are you a high school student interested in International Relations and French language? Check out our Tufts Summit Program! The application deadline is April 18, 2023.