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Tufts University overturns ruling against campus Christian group

In a policy shift, Tufts University will allow student faith groups to maintain religious require­ments for their leaders, overturning a ruling that an evangelical Christian group had violated the Medford school’s nondiscrimination policy.

Last month, an arm of the student government voted to withdraw recognition of Tufts Christian Fellowship because it required its leaders to celebrate “the basic biblical truths of Christianity,” saying it violated school policies against religious discrimination.

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