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Vetmed Tufts Walpole

Located 45 minutes west of Boston, the Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals provides 24-hour care for pets 365 days of the year. Since 1979, we have offered consultation, referral and emergency veterinary services for the care of dogs, cats and exotic pets.

Since its founding in 1979, the hospital has offered consultation, referral, emergency veterinary services and 24-hour care for its clients and patients. The facilities are located 45 minutes west of Boston, with easy access to and from a number of major highways and routes in Massachusetts.

PROVIDING UNSURPASSED VETERINARY

Emergency & Specialty Care

Tufts VETS (Veterinary Emergency Treatment & Specialties) in Walpole, MA serves pets throughout New England with 24-hour emergency veterinary and specialty referral services. We see over 20,000 cases each year. Our specialty services include anesthesiology, cardiology, critical care, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology and surgery.

THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS BOSTON

100 Morrissey Blvd. Boston , MA 02125-3393

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The University of Massachusetts Boston is nationally recognized as a model of excellence for urban public universities. The scenic waterfront campus, with easy access to downtown Boston, is located next to the John F. Kennedy Library and Presidential Museum and future home to the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate .

Part of the UMass system, UMass Boston combines a small-college experience with the vast resources of a major research university. With a 16:1 student-to-faculty ratio, students easily interact with professors because most teaching occurs in small class sizes. Ninety-three percent of full-time faculty hold the highest degree in their fields.

UMass Boston's academic excellence is reflected by a growing student body of more than 16,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's 11 colleges and schools offer more than 80 undergraduate programs and 110 graduate programs . The Honors College serves 400 students who thrive on intellectual challenge. Enriched courses probe more deeply into theory or venture further into application.

UMass Boston's diverse student body provides a global context for student learning, and its location in a major U.S. city provides connections to employers in industries such as finance, health care, technology, service, and education, offering students opportunities to gain valuable in-school experience via internships, clinicals, and other career-related placements.

More than 100 student organizations — including clubs, literary magazines, newspaper , radio station , art gallery , and 16 NCAA Division III sports teams — offer a rich campus life . Students live throughout Greater Boston and in apartment communities just steps from the campus, and enjoy the rich amenities, cultural attractions, and educational opportunities that make the city the biggest and best college town in the nation.

ACADEMICS

    IDEAS Boston at UMass Boston, the annual forum that brings leading-edge thinkers and innovators together to showcase the innovation and creativity coming from Boston and the surrounding region, is scheduled for Oct. 29, 2014 at UMass Boston.

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Undergraduate Programs

  • Africana Studies, BA
  • American Studies, BA
  • Anthropology (Minor)
  • Anthropology, BA
  • Archaeological Field School in Plymouth, Massachusetts
  • Archaeology and History, BA
  • Archaeology on the Eastern Pequot Reservation
  • Art, BA
  • Asian American Studies (Program)
  • Asian Studies, BA
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Graduate Programs

  • Accounting, MS
  • Adult/Gerontology and Family Nurse Practitioner (NP) Post Master's, Certificate (online)
  • American Studies, MA
  • Applied Behavior Analysis for Special Populations Certificate
  • Applied Economics, MA
  • Applied Linguistics, MA (On-campus)
  • Applied Linguistics, MA (Online)
  • Applied Linguistics: ESL/Foreign Language Pedagogy, MA (online)
  • Applied Physics, MS
  • Applied Sociology, BA/MA
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There is no typical student at UMass Boston .

Our students come to our seaside campus from many different backgrounds and from all across the globe. What they share is a desire to learn from professors who are leaders in their fields and passionate about teaching.

With 190 academic programs for you to explore in 11 schools and colleges, Boston's public research university has something for everyone.

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ABOUT BU

Boston University is no small operation . With over 33,000 undergraduate and graduate students from more than 140 countries, 10,000 faculty and staff, 16 schools and colleges, and 250 fields of study, our two campuses are always humming, always in high gear . Meet the people and places that keep the University running smoothly.

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Civil Rights leaders, Nobel Laureates, over $375 million in research funding last year, BU's narrative is constantly unfolding. Our numbers tell a story, too, from classrooms and libraries to religious groups and study abroad programs.

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Trustees

The Trustees are responsible for the establishment and oversight of the University. Here, you'll find information about the board's duties, emeriti, the Board of Overseers, and contact information.

Trustees Website

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Meet the senior administrators of Boston University, who are in charge of all aspects of operations from academics, alumni, and student services to technology, legal, and external affairs.

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Medical Campus

Boston University Medical Campus (BUMC), in the historic South End, comprises the Schools of Medicine, Public Health, and Dental Medicine, as well as the Graduate School of Medical Sciences. BUMC's teaching hospital is Boston Medical Center.

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Technology

Visit the Information Services & Technology website to learn about computing, communications, and application support for the University, as well as a list of IT resources for specific departments.

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Boston University is no stranger to the spotlight. Faculty members regularly provide expert opinion, comment, and analysis on a broad range of subjects. Our veteran public relations team welcomes media requests.

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