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A Focus on Mental Health on Campus

Tufts University task force recommends implementation of a broad, strategic suite of mental health and wellness services at the university

Call the Bee Vet

A Cummings School elective in honey bee medicine prepares veterinarians to work with beekeepers

Veterinary students graduate from Tufts

Telegram.com Tufts University’s Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine held its 37th commencement ceremony Sunday. Read full story here: https://www.telegram.com/news/20190519/veterinary-students-graduate-from-tufts

Caring for the Veterinary Caregivers

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. Mental-health surveys reveal high rates of self-reported stress, depression, and thoughts of suicide. The reasons are many: a professional culture of Read More

Tufts Libraries: Giddy-up, Renaissance Style

The Webster Family Library at Cummings School has the best veterinary collection in New England—and very old equine books Ray Bradbury once said in an interview, “Without libraries, what have we? We have no past and no future.” For a series on libraries at the university, we’ve asked the librarians at Tufts’ many libraries to Read More

Alfre Woodard to Deliver Commencement Address

An award-winning actress and activist, she is among five honorary degree recipients Actor, producer, and activist Alfre Woodard will deliver the commencement address to the Class of 2019 on May 19. Woodard’s exemplary work across her forty-year acting career has earned her an Academy Award nomination, four Emmy Awards and seventeen nominations, three SAG Awards, Read More

Motherhood and Veterinary School

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

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