News & Announcements Archive

VASCI announces the passing of Dr. Anthony Borton

Dr. Anthony Borton, retired faculty member passed away on his 88th brithday, June 6, 2021.   Read more »

Early Acceptance to Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

June 2021 Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University has offered early acceptance to three Veterinary and Animal Sciences Department sophomore students: Haley Bernardo, Sydney Doherty and Catherine Lee.   Read more »

Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences 2021 Scholarship Awards

May 2021 The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences is pleased to announce the 2021 Scholarship Awards.   Read more »

New Graduate Program Director

VASCI welcomes Dr. Kathleen Arcaro as the new Animal Biotechnology and Biomedical Sciences (ABBS) Graduate Program Director.   Read more »

Kate Loonie Recognized as Rising Researcher

May 2021 - The Rising Researcher program celebrates undergraduate students who excel in research, scholarship, or creative activity. It is awarded in recognition of their demonstrated ingenuity and impact in their fields of study.   Read more »

Animal Biotechnology and Biomedical Science Graduate Program Graduates

May 2021 -  The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences is proud to congratulate the 2021 graduates of our Animal Biotechnology and Biomedical Science Graduate Program.   Read more »

2021 Graduation

Graduation Ceremonies were held at McGuirk Stadium on Friday, May 14. Twenty-three students earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science and 77 students earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Pre-Veterinary Science.   Read more »

Science Day 2021 - Undergraduate Research Presentations

Thirteen VASCI Undergraduate Students presented their research on May 5.   Read more »

Defining the Role of RBBP4 in Oocyte Maturation and Preimplantation Development using Trim-away

Holly Barletta, MS Candidate in the Cui Lab will present her Master’s Thesis on Tuesday, May 11th, 4-5 PM. Join via Zoom.   Read more »

Tracy Blais elected as the AVMA CVTEA Chair

The Veterinary and Animal Sciences Department is pleased to announce that Tracy Blais has been elected to serve as the Chair of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities.   Read more »