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Creating the next generation of agricultural and veterinary scientists

Vet School Celebrates 80th Anniversary

As UQ’s School of Veterinary Science celebrates its 80th anniversary, Head of School Professor Glen Coleman reflects on how far the School has come from humble beginnings in 1936.

"Our 80th anniversary year recognises the hard work and dedication of generations of people with a common love of animals, their health and welfare,and a desire to help the communities and environments in which they live." - Head of School Professor Glen Coleman

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The School of Agriculture and Food Sciences delivers knowledge, skills and research in agriculture, agribusiness, food, plants, soils and animals.
The School of Veterinary Science is based at a purpose-built site with first-rate facilities for teaching and research and access to horses, cattle, pigs and poultry.
UQ-GVEC offers a range of applied rural educational programs and courses that are innovative and not traditionally offered via the UQ's academic programs.

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