Professor Larry Schaeffer awarded ‘Doctor Honoris Causa’
Interbull Centre and the Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) are pleased to communicate that this year’s title for Honorary Doctor in animal science has been awarded to Professor Lawrence (Larry) Schaeffer.
A truly outstanding scientist, colleague and mentor, Prof. Cornelis (Kees) F.M. de Lange was always thinking about the future and how to better the food animal agriculture industry through research. His legacy of excellence, originality and industry support is one that won’t be forgotten by his colleagues, students and friends.
Dr. Donald Grieve, former Chair of the Department of Animal & Poultry Science, was inducted posthumously into the Middlesex County Agricultural Hall of Fame on March 8, 2017. The nomination was submitted by one of Don's former grad students, Paul Stevens.