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2018 Animal Matters Series Lectures

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Toys for Elephants:  Designing and Building Enrichment Objects for Elephants

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

noon-12:50pm, Varis Lecture Hall, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA

Speakers: Rick and Laura Brown

If you are unable to join us in person, join us remotely!

Members of the public are invited to this free seminar.
Made possible by the generous support of:
Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund

Animals, Africa, and Art

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
noon-12:50pm, Varis Lecture Hall, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA

Speaker: Ellen Rogers, DVM, MFA 

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Members of the public are invited to this free seminar.

Made possible by the generous support of:
Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund

Photo courtesy of Foster Parrots - The New England Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary

Feral Arts! A Parrot Sanctuary Mixing the Arts and Animal Welfare

Thursday, April 19, 2018
noon-12:50pm, Varis Lecture Hall, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA

Speaker: Danika Oriol-Morway, MS

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Members of the public are invited to this free seminar.

Made possible by the generous support of:
Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund

Art Can Save a Panda

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
noon-12:50pm, Varis Lecture Hall, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA

Speaker: Lucy Spelman, DVM, DACZM

If you are unable to join us in person, join us remotely!

Details here about event

Members of the public are invited to this free seminar.

Made possible by the generous support of:
Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund

Photo courtesy of The MARA Elephant Project

Combating Poaching and Solving Human-Elephant Conflicts in the Maasai-Mara

Friday, September 14, 2018

noon-12:50pm, Varis Lecture Hall, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA

Speaker: Marc Goss, CEO, The MARA Elephant Project

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Members of the public are invited to this free seminar.

Made possible by the generous support of:
Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund

Rangers. Rhinos. Redemption.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

noon-12:50pm, Varis Lecture Hall, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA

Speaker: Matt Lindenberg 

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Members of the public are invited to this free seminar. Join online or on campus.

Made possible by the generous support of:
Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund

Ecotourism Ended the Traditional Lives of Uganda’s Batwa Pygmies

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

noon-12:50pm, Varis Lecture Hall, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA

Speaker: Tony Schwartz, DVM, PhD, DACVS
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Professor Emeritus, Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

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Members of the public are invited to this free seminar. Join online or on campus.

Made possible by the generous support of:
Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund

Making Peace with Urban Deer

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

noon-12:50pm, Varis Lecture Hall, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, MA

Speaker: Allen Rutberg, PhD

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Members of the public are invited to this free seminar. Join online or on campus.

Made possible by the generous support of:
Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund