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New Microscopes Help Students Learn Safely

Monday, August 24th, 2020

To help veterinary students learn to use a microscope—while still following social-distancing guidelines—Cummings School invested in state-of-the-art technology.

students in pathology lab using state of the art microscopes

The Tele-Veterinarian Will See You Now

Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Some current clients of Foster Hospital for Small Animals can opt for virtual appointments, which benefit patients, veterinarians, and even students

Mastering the Art of Communication

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Before heading into clinics and hospitals, veterinary students practice having difficult conversations with clients; piece includes reader tips for better communications with your veterinarian.

graphic of a veterinary doctor and client communicating

A Custom Fit

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Learn how veterinary students personalize their education by exploring areas of interest for selective credits

Harris Fitzgerald, AVM student, with black cat on scale

A Lot to Chew On

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Dental Week helps prepare veterinary students to meet the needs of future patients.

Stock photo of dachshund dog with a toothbrush on a light background

Caring for the Veterinary Caregivers

Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Wellness programs grow on the Grafton campus to help students, faculty, and staff weather the demands of veterinary practice and training Veterinarians and veterinary students tend to work under tremendous pressure, which takes a toll.… Read More

A life lesson in veterinary care

Friday, January 4th, 2019

Tufts at Tech Community Veterinary Clinic in Worcester, Mass., is the nation’s first on-the-job veterinary clinic at a high school developed in collaboration with a veterinary school.

Animals as a Gateway to Science

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Cummings faculty capitalize on kids’ affinity for animals to foster diversity in veterinary medicine and other STEM fields Kids love animals, and the evidence isn’t only anecdotal. Research published in the journal Developmental Psychology in… Read More