Department News and Updates! January 8, 2016


  • Happy New Year!
  • ANS featured prominently in CA&ES Fall 2015 Outlook: Ed DePeters advising award, Lisa Nash Holmes Award, and new companion animal scholarship
  • Trish Berger’s grad student, Beth Graham (graduate student)  was accepted into campus, NIH-funded FUTURE Certificate Program
  • Joy Mench interviewed for article on cage-free eggs in Huffington Post
  • Sunday, Aggie Classic Lamb sale at sheep barn, viewing at 10, sale at 11


  • Daniel Chase & Anne Todgham co-author "Effect of species assemblage on juvenile growth and condition in three California estuarine fishes" in Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
  • Carl Old, Heidi Rossow, & Tom Famula author “Partitioning of feed intake into maintenance and gain in growing beef cattle: Evaluation of conventional and Bayesian analyses” in Journal of Animal Science


  • 2016 Livestock Judging Team competed at the Arizona National Livestock Show on December 31st, placing 4th