Sheep and cattle

Issue #1

2017 Summer Animal Science Newsletter

Published June 27, 2017

By: Department of Animal Science

The Department of Animal Science is once again producing a newsletter! Catch up on our people and farms...a lot has happened in the last year.


Message from the Chair

Published on June 21, 2017

Greetings Friends of ANS! It is hard to believe we have just completed another academic year! And considerable time has passed since we had a regular newsletter issued to alumni and friends.

Ruegg named chair of MSU Animal Science

Published on July 10, 2017

Pamela Ruegg, D.V.M., M.P.V.M, has been named chair of the Michigan State University Department of Animal Science.

Undergraduate Student Spotlight

Published on June 28, 2017

The undergraduate animal science program at Michigan State University provides a vibrant and rigorous foundation for students interested in the many aspects of animal sciences.

Graduate Student Spotlight

Published on June 28, 2017

While graduate students spend countless hours in the lab and in front of a computer screen, they, too, find time for activities that showcase their work or provide some creative outlet.

Alumni and Friends

Published on June 21, 2017

The Department of Animal Science is truly defined by people who are not only part of the faculty and staff but who are also contributors to our research, outreach, and teaching endeavors.

Farm Focus

Published on June 28, 2017

We will highlight centers in each newsletter. In this edition we look at the Dairy Cattle, Swine, and Sheep Teaching and Research Centers.

Faculty & Staff Notes

Published on June 28, 2017

Some recent statistics and awards confirm that animal science is the home of productive and appreciated people dedicated to animal science.

Animal Science Missions

Published on June 28, 2017

Teaching, research, and outreach sum up the missions of most departments in an agriculture- and natural-resources-focused college. They are part of the everyday function of the Department of Animal Science, and occasionally some items stand out.

Department Roundup

Published on June 20, 2017

We have rounded up a few items of note to keep you updated and to help you stay connected.

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