News & Announcements Archive

VASCI Students offered Early Acceptance to Tufts

May 2024 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.

VASCI student Mara Beck presented at the Undergraduate Research Conference

VASCI student Mara Beck presented at the Undergraduate Research Conference.

VASCI student Becca Yen presented at the Undergraduate Research Conference

VASCI student Becca Yen presented at the Undergraduate Research Conference. Becca's research title: Neoliberal Globalization and the Transformation of Agriculture: Case Studies from Developing Nations

Congratulations to the winners of the CNS Staff Winter Photo Contest

Congratulations to the winners of the CNS Staff Winter Photo Contest: Valentine’s Day Twin Lambs by Alice Newth and Winter Flowers at UMass by Jimmy Wright

VASCI Researchers Retreat

The 2024 VASCI Researchers' Retreat will be held at the Sturbridge Host Hotel, 366 Main Street, Sturbridge, Massachusetts 01566 on Thursday, May 30th, 2024 starting at 9 am.

Pre-Registration required.

Annual Bay State Livestock Classic

The annual Bay State Livestock Classic will be held at the UMass Hadley Farm on Saturday, April 27, 2024, from 9:00am to 3:00pm.

Building Bridges Showcase Event includes Watercolors by Laura Looman

VASCI financial manager, Laura Looman shows Chancellor Javier Reyes her collage of water color paintings at the annual Building Bridges Showcase Event.

EweMass Wool Blankets Available for Purchase

EweMass wool blankets made from the wool of our UMass sheep herd are now available. They make excellent graduation gifts!

2024 Goat Kidding Season

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

Snoeyenbos Award presented to Deeksha Mohan

The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences is pleased to announce that Deeksha Mohan has been selected as the recipient of the 2023 Snoeyenbos Award.

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.

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.