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Cannabis Debate

Voices From the Edge: The ExCollege presents an interactive panel of experts to examine the brave new world of cannabis.

Friday, March 29, 2019
12:00-3:30pm, Distler Hall
20 Talbot Ave., Medford

Peer Teaching

Have you ever thought about teaching your own course? Do you want to have a positive impact on the experience of first-year students? Upper-level undergraduates can teach a class at Tufts!

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Always Ahead of Its Time. For more than half a century now, the ExCollege has been challenging convention, setting trends, and preparing students for the world of tomorrow.

Peer Teaching

At the ExCollege, students can design and teach courses, serve on our governing board, evaluate course proposals, interview prospective visiting lecturers, select courses to be offered, and more. Learn how to get involved!


  • visiting lecturer
    The ExCollege is a department at Tufts University that offers innovative undergraduate elective courses. We hire Visiting Lecturers with a range of perspectives and professional experience to teach interdisciplinary and interactive courses.
  • Explorations video screen shot
    Hear what past leaders say about designing and teaching their own class. Applications due March 8.
  • Reefer Madness poster
    Historical and cultural context provided by experts in the fields of law, anthropology and science. March 28, 7:00 pm, Tisch Library 304
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