News & Announcements Archive

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 »

Pre-Vet & Animal Science Graduating Seniors Gathering: Saturday, May 12th

This is a gathering for faculty, staff and students just prior to the CNS graduation.   Read more »

VASCI Retreat on May 24 2012

The upcoming VASCI Retreat will be held on Thursday, May 24 2012 from 11am to 5pm at the Quonquot Farm and Orchard in Whately, MA.   Read more »

Dr. Dominique Alfandari and lab congratulated on the renewal of their RO1 grant!

Dr. Alfandari has been awarded a RO1 grant renewal from NIDCR .for 5 years for a total of $1.9 million.   Read more »

Data Management Basics: a Workshop for Graduate Students March 27

If your graduate students are doing research that involves generating and collecting data, you may wish to recommend this workshop to them.   Read more »