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Articles tagged: student life

Ethograms in Principles of Animal Behavior

Friday, October 25th, 2019

October 2019 Students were assigned to watch an animal for 30 minutes, create an ethogram, compare against published literature, and present to the class in the Principles of Animal Behavior and Human Activity course, which… Read More

The Mother Load

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Women who are pregnant, raising children, or considering parenthood at U.S. veterinary training institutions may lack adequate support.

Mothers Megan Mueller, Assistant Professor of Clinical Sciences, with her son Oliver, 2, Marieke Rosenbaum, Research Assistant Professor of Infectious Disease and Global Health, with her son Zee, 7, and Annie Wayne, Assistant Professor of Clinical Sciences, pose for a group photo in the Agnes Varis Campus Center at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Motherhood and Veterinary School

Monday, December 10th, 2018

Cummings School researchers find that women who are pregnant, raising children, or considering parenthood at U.S. veterinary training institutions may lack adequate support

Caring for the Caregivers

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Wellness programs surge on campus to help students, faculty, and staff weather the demands of veterinary practice and training.

My New “Job” As a Vet Student

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Making the transition from the working world to student life can be challenging. Jessica Hammer, V20, found the key to her success midway through her first semester. Source: http://cummingsvoices.tufts.edu/2017/10/my-new-job-as-a-student-of-veterinary-medicine/

Emergency Medicine Selective Interview

Monday, July 24th, 2017

Interviewer: Jessica Hammer, V20 Student: Emily Boches, V20 JH- Hi! Tell me your name and a little bit about yourself. EB- My name is Emily and I am a V20 from Massachusetts. I’m not sure… Read More

Small Talk, Big Impact: The Power of Networking

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Jason Doll, V20, has a challenge for you this summer: get out and network. Source: http://cummingsvoices.tufts.edu/2017/06/small-talk-big-impact-the-power-of-networking/

What VLE Means to Me

Monday, May 29th, 2017

For students who are interested in exploring wellness in the veterinary profession, the Veterinary Leadership Experience can be a game changer.

The Art of Miming

Monday, May 15th, 2017

As an undergraduate at Tufts University, Makoto Yamamoto, V19, was shy. Then he found miming. Now, as a veterinary student, he uses the art of miming to engage other students, and tell unique stories. Source:… Read More

Hope and Happiness on the Oncology Service

Friday, April 28th, 2017

While some people have the misconception that working in the Oncology Department is sad, Sarah Schiff, V18, found it to be a place of hope and happiness. Source: http://cummingsvoices.tufts.edu/2017/04/hope-and-happiness-on-the-oncology-service/