News & Announcements Archive

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 »

EweMass Wool Blankets Available for Purchase

The EweMass Wool Blankets are now available!  Woven in Massachusetts from wool produced in Massachusetts, the blankets contain at least 20 percent wool from sheep at the UMass Amherst Hadley Farm; the blankets also include wool from sheep belonging to alumni or families of alumni.   Read more »

Special VASCI Event - All Creatures Furry and Fun!

On Wellness Wednesday - April 14 - Join the VASCI fun! 2-3:30 PM: Live online event. Games, Videos, Awards, Prizes   Read more »

Information for Becker College Students

Information for Becker College Students   Read more »

Meet the New Class .... of UMass Amherst Lambs

Last month, 32 lambs and five kids were born at the UMass Farm, watch the video of the new lambs.   Read more »

Upcoming Events for Undergraduate Students

Upcoming Events for Undergraduate Students   Read more »

Panel: Making the Case: The COVID-19 Vaccine

VASCI faculty member, immunologist, Dr. Barbara Osborne will be participating in a panel discussion about COVID-19 vaccines on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, 4:00-5:30pm.   Read more »