Going Global: Tufts’ 1+4 Program Takes Aim at Real World Issues

This is no glorified study abroad program. Nor is it a variation—despite its institutional billing—of the negatively perceived “Gap Year.” Tufts’ 1+4 program is neither of these things, really. It’s an educational anomaly. The 1+4 program is charting new ground for civic engagement. It’s providing incoming freshmen, regardless of financial ability, an unprecedented first-look at…