The Department of Dairy Science offers the chance to study in a small, internationally recognized department that specializes in offering research, travel and competitive opportunities to our students. We invite you to bring your interest in animals and let us prepare you for an exciting career in a dynamic industry with a major that has a 100% placement of graduating seniors.
Dairy Science Student Spotlights this week include Cara Woloohojian and Brittany Bowman. The spotlights are written by Annemarie Bresson as part of a DASC Public Relations course.
Dr. Adam Geiger was selected as the Outstanding Doctoral Student in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences for the 2016-2017 academic cycle. Candidates are nominated from all departments with doctoral programs within the college and face intense competition. Adam was recognized in a ceremony and banquet at the Graduate School late last week.
Spotlight on ISC Alumna Carrie Ceh...
ISC alumna Carrie Ceh is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Dairy Science studying rumen development in calves with Dr. Kristy Daniels. Read the interview here.
VT Challenge Team wins 1st Place for Farm B at the North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge & Academy in Visalia, CA! Pictured left to right: Co-Coach, Dr. Alex White, Linda Beckett, Whitney Bowman, MK Jones, Daniel Comyn. Not pictured: Dr. Gonzalo Ferreira, co-coach.
Check out the latest DASC video! This one is the second in a series on judging by Dr. Katharine Knowlton.
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