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I Believe I Can Fly

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022

Bald eagle spotted nearly five years after rehabilitative treatment at Cummings School

Bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) isolated on black background. Close-up of a majestic bird of prey with brown plumage and white head, symbol of the usa.

Animal Welfare Leader

Thursday, June 9th, 2022

Kelly Donithan, VG12, directs global animal disaster response for Humane Society International

Kelly Donithan, VG12, holding a Koala in Australia as part of the wildfire rescue efforts

It’s Groundhog Day

Tuesday, February 1st, 2022

Camera traps in wooded areas around campus can catch interesting habits of animals, this time of a groundhog.

Ground Hog Camera Capture in woods on Grafton Cummings School Campus

From Cages to Trees: Lessons from the Toucan Rescue Ranch

Friday, October 5th, 2018

I completed my externship at the Toucan Rescue Ranch mostly to educate myself about the pet trade, which can do a great deal of damage to wild populations of birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians.

Can We Eradicate Goat Plague?

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

A Cummings School researcher is looking to wipe out a viral illness that threatens endangered species-and the livelihoods of families in the developing world.

And the Survey Says…

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

A biodiversity assessment reveals the many kinds of fauna living on the Grafton campus.

Searching for Southern California’s Birds of Prey

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Off-roading through canyons, exploring mountain chaparrals, and banding and tracking birds of prey in Southern California was all part of Tatyana Kalani’s, MCM17, winter externship. Source: http://cummingsvoices.tufts.edu/2017/04/searching-for-southern-californias-birds-of-prey/