A new website launched: Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences
Ahead of The University of Melbourne Open Day on Sunday 17 August, the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences launched a new website featuring information on the key undergraduate and postgraduate degrees being offered by the newly merged Faculty. There's plenty of exciting details to be added to the website over the coming weeks, but click the link below to visit the new website now!
Visit the FVAS website
Environmentally focused video comp winners announced
Earlier this year, we asked people to create a land and environment themed video that was between 30 seconds and three minutes in length for a video competition. It was a wide reaching campaign, with print, social and online ads getting the message out to the whole of the country. We asked that the theme be related to the greatest issues of our time: adapting to climate change, feeding a rapidly growing global population or the pressures being placed on our environment and society.
Click the link below to find out who the winners are!
Professor Rick Roush: MSLE Merger with the faculties of Science and Veterinary Science
On 25 March 2014, the University's Senior Executive approved a series of proposals that will strengthen research and teaching in Agriculture and consolidate our Geography, Resource Management and Forestry research and teaching programs. Geography, Resource Management and Forestry research and teaching joined an expanded Faculty of Science. The Bachelor of Agriculture and all associated teaching and research activities have moved from our Department of Agriculture and Food Systems into the new Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences.