News & Announcements Archive

Dr. Jesse Mager promoted to Associate Professor

Congratulations to Dr. Jesse Mager.   Dr. Mager has been awarded tenure and promoted to associate professor.  Dr. Mager’s research program focuses on epigenetic regulatory mechanisms during early mammalian development, for which he has received grants from the Massachusetts Life Science Center and the March of Dimes.    Read more »

An Introduction to Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

An Introduction to Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine will be presented by Ford Barnet, admissions counselor on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:00 pm in Lederle Graduate Research Center Room 1634.   Read more »

Big E UMass Beltie Show Results

Class 11008 - Early Summer Yearling Heifer UMass Yogurt came in 6th place Class 11031 - Lightweight Steer  UMass Milo came in 2nd place     Read more »

Dr. Cynthia BaldwinDr. Cynthia Baldwin recipient of the 2012 Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Research and Creative Activity

Congratulations to Dr. Cynthia Baldwin who was awarded the 2012 Outstanding Accomplishments in Research and Creative Activity Award from Chancellor Subbaswamy at the 8th Annual Faculty Convocation on September 14, 2012.       Read more »

Dr. Ana Maria SalicioniDr. Ana Maria Salicioni awarded Faculty Research Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Ana Maria Salicioni who has been recently awarded a Faculty Research Grant to study the role of Testis-Specific Serine Kinases in male reproduction and fertility.   Read more »

Mary Trask wins Developmental Biology Cover Image Prize

Mary Trask. a VASCI graduate student from the Mager Lab won the Developmental Biology cover prize for her picture of an implanting mouse embryo.   Read more »

Genevieve Abbruzzese, MCB student, receives travel grant

Congratulation to Genevieve for receiving a travel Grant to attend the 14th international Xenopus meeting in the South of France this summer.   Read more »

Black and White of Hadley Farm77th Annual Livestock Classic - April 14th from 9-4pm at Hadley Farm- save the date!

The 77th annual Livestock Classic will be held on April 14th from 9-4 at the Hadley Farm.  This is a free event and is open to the public.   Read more »

Dr. Steve Purdy, recipient of 2012 Distinguished Teaching Award from UMass

This highly competitive award recognizes Dr. Purdy’s tremendous impact on students here at the University and the contribution Dr. Purdy makes to excellence in teaching in the Veterinary and Animal Sciences department and college.   Read more »

Vet and Animal Science students in the Camelid Program help at Local Show

This past weekend several UMass students that are part of the Vet and Animal Sciences department and participate in the Camelid program offered help at a local show in West Springfield.   Read more »