News & Announcements Archive

Poultry Management Class acquires New Chicks and a New Poultry Room

This semester, the Poultry Management class has a new Poultry Room to house the 28 new mixed breed chicks.   Read more »

Floretta UMUMass Horses for Sale

The University of Massachusetts Equine Science Program currently has eight horses available for purchase.   Read more »

Integrated Sciences Building UMass AmherstVASCI Seeks tenure-track Assistant Professor of Immunology

The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with the goal of preventing the establishment of disease, developing treatments for existing diseases or creating conditions that improve human and animal health.   Read more »

New - UMass 360 Virtual Tour

  Check out UMass Amherst like you’ve never seen it before—in a 360° virtual tour! Learn about historic spots around campus, and explore the new facilities. (All captured by Ben Leonberg ‘10.)   Read more »

UMass Ranks #24!!!!

The University of Massachusetts Amherst has climbed into the Top 25 of the nation’s premier public universities, coming in at No. 24 among the approximately 130 public institutions ranked in the Best Colleges 2020 guide published by U.S. News & World Report.   Read more »


Ankita Mitra, PhD candidate working in the Osborne lab will present her thesis defense titled “Regulation of notch ligand expression on CD4 T cells” on Monday, September 9..   Read more »

2019 Belted Galloway Calves

VASCI had a very successful calving season with the birth of 7 calves (5 heifers and 2 bulls).   Read more »

VASCI Farm Management Summer Intern

Stephanie Puro, BS Animal Science ‘20 was the 2019 summer VASCI Farm Management Intern.   Read more »

Goli Ardestani, Ph.D. Candidate presents at Gordon Research Seminar

Goli Ardestani, Ph.D. candidate was selected to present at the recent Gordon Research Seminar.   Read more »

4-H Summer of Science at UMass Hadley Farm

Middle and High School students from across the state were engaged in hands-on learning at the UMass Hadley Farm as part of the 4-H Summer of Science Youth Development program.   Read more »