Animal Sciences
Newsletter 2005


Greetings from Purdue Animal Sciences

Faculty Update: Professor Changing Dairy Industry Through Research and Extension Raising the Bar on Learning and Research

Undergraduate Student Update: Careers in Animal Sciences Animal Sciences Ambassador Update Undergraduate Scholarships Newly Established Scholarships IAMS and Elanco Sponsor Industry Tour Dairy Judging Team Update Livestock Judging Team Update

Graduate Student Update: Graduate Student Awards Graduate Student Association

Faculty and Staff News: Nominees for College Awards Promoted to Associate Professor Administrative Professional, Clerical & Service Staff Honored Other Faculty and Staff Awards Retirement Recent Deaths

International Participation: Students Study in Hungary and Romania Faculty and Staff International Participation

Alumni & Friends Update: Distinguished Animal Sciences Alumni Winners College of Agriculture Distinguished Alumni Named Brennan Honored with a Sagamore of the Wabash American Society for Nutritional Services Livestock Judging Team Celebrates 50 Years at Reunion AFIA Liquid Feed Hall of Fame ILBA Honoree Recognized at Reunion Alumni Update

Let's Communicate: ANSC Contact Information What's New With You? Do You Know a Prospective Student? Supporting Animal Sciences


We hope this Newsletter has increased your enthusiasm and stirred your pride in the exciting research, extension and educational programs taking place in Purdue Animal Sciences. It is designed to provide information to our many alumni, students, staff and special friends. We would be delighted if you would fill out the information form included on page 14 and return it to us.

The Newsletter Student Editor is Tristan Emery and the Newsletter Committee Co-Chairs are Tip Cline and Barry Delks. Other members are Donna Lofgren and Diane Patterson.


April 16-17 ... Gala Week, Spring Fest and Boiler Barnyard
April 16 ... Ambassador Alumni Reunion (4-6 p.m.)

August 10-21 ... Indiana State Fair

October 15 ... Animal Sciences Reunion and Purdue Homecoming

February 11, 2006 ... Ag Alumni Fish Fry

For additional calendar dates, see the Animal Sciences Event Calendar at

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