Department News and Updates! August 29, 2014


  • Save the Date: ANS Alumni Tailgate BBQ at ASTF….just before the homecoming game: Oct 11, 1 pm
  • Thank you to Naomi Cholst, Tom Famula, Kathleen Furtado, Kathryn Jackson, and Emma Martinez for handling the STEP advising for 29 ANS majors


  • Caitlin Cooper, Jim Murray, & Elizabeth Maga co-authors of “Systemic Immunosuppression by Methylprednisolone and Pregnancy Rates in Goats Undergoing the Transfer of Cloned Embryos.” in Reproduction in Domestic Animals
  • Ermias Kebreab co-author of “Climate-smart agriculture global research agenda: scientific basis for action ” in Agriculture & Food Security


  • Ermias Kebreab invited to workshop at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle to discuss New Generation Models
  • Molly Stephens, Andrea Schreier, Melinda Baerwald, and Mariah Meek presented results of their research at the 144th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society in Quebec City, Canada
  • Anne Todgham presented "Impacts of CO2-acidified seawater on the physiology performance of Antarctic fishes" at the International Congress for the Biology of Fishes in Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Ermias Kebreab in Brazil
  • Kirk Klasing traveled to Tokyo for the international ornithology meetings