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Congratulations to the winners of the CNS Staff Winter Photo Contest

The CNS Staff Association is sponsoring photo contests for staff members to share sites around campus. Alice Newth, Hadley Farm Livestock Barn Manager won for her photo of two new lambs. Jimmy Wright, VASCI Assistant Financial Manager won for his photo of white helleborus flowers peeking through the snow.

May 21, 2024
VASCI Students offered Early Acceptance to Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

The Veterinary and Animal Sciences Department is proud to announce that Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University has offered early acceptance to three Veterinary and Animal Sciences Department sophomore students: Owen Fanning, Francine Parks, and Vivienne Lance.

The Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine located in Grafton, Massachusetts offers undergraduates enrolled at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst the opportunity to apply to the DVM program in March of their sophomore year. A limited number of students are admitted, and upon acceptance, are

May 21, 2024
2024 Goat Kidding Season

The 2024 Goat Kidding Season yielded 24 beautiful new additions at the UMass Hadley Farm.

March 6, 2024
Snoeyenbos Award presented to Nidhi Jadon

The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences is pleased to announce that Nidhi Jadon has been selected as the recipient of the 2024 Snoeyenbos Award.

March 6, 2024
Hong Award Presented to Neha Gupta

The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences is pleased to announce that Neha Gupta has been selected as the recipient of the Frances and Chou-Chu Hong Award.

March 4, 2024
Bay State Livestock Classic will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2024

The annual Bay State Livestock Classic will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2024.

March 1, 2024
VASCI Researchers Identify Enzyme Key to Training Cells to Fight Autoimmune Disorders

UMass Amherst researchers conducted a pioneering study on aplastic anemia, a rare autoimmune disorder. They aim to train specific cells to counter the overactive immune response linked to fatal autoimmune diseases.

March 1, 2024
VASCI Launches Newsletter

The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences has launched the VASCI MOOS-letter.

February 22, 2024

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