Winter 2024 Newsletter

Winter 2024 Newsletter

ANSC's Dr. Tom Porter Named Distinguished University Professor

Dr. Porter awarded Distinguished Professor title

Dr. Tom Porter named Distinguished University Professor, a first for the Animal and Avian Sciences Department!

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Dr. Fabiana Cardoso's First Fall

Mamma sheep and lambs

Dr. Fabiana Cardoso spends first Fall in ANSC on dairy extension projects, co-teaching, and experiential learning.

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ANSC Alum’s Zebrafish Photo to Live ‘Forever’ on Stamp

ANSC Alum with USPS Forever stamp

ANSC alum Daniel Castranova's (2003) zebrafish photo to live ‘Forever’ on a USPS stamp combining art and brain research.

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New ANSC Class Results in Four Calves Born on Campus Farm

ANSC 246 Beef Management students with calves in pasture

Four bull calves born on Campus Farm as part of new ANSC 246 Beef Management class expand ANSC offerings and student experiences.

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Larger Fish Fillets Connected to Gut Microbiome

Guglielmo (Orso) Raymo at the aquaculture facility with rainbow trout

ANSC PhD student Guglielmo (Orso) Raymo transplants gut bacteria to increase aquaculture yields.

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Congratulations to All of Our ANSC December 2023 Graduates

ANSC December graduates award winners

Congratulations to all our December 2023 ANSC graduates, and to Reece Burdon who earned the ANSC Outstanding Academic Achievement Award and to Julia Wiggen who earned the ANSC Outstanding Leadership Award.

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