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Julia Pesek

JULIA PESEK

Education: B.A. in Psychology, DePaul University, 1998 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2014 Current Position Community...

Animals & Society Short Course 2019

ANIMALS & SOCIETY SHORT COURSE 2019

Animals & Society Short Course: Current Issues in Human-Animal Relationships 2nd Annual June 10-14, 2019 presented by Tufts Center...

 
 
 
Service Dogs 101: What You Need to Know About These Special Tools

SERVICE DOGS 101: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THESE SPECIAL TOOLS

Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 12 PM - 12:50 PM in the Agnes Varis AUDITORIUM, in the Campus Center Part of the Animal Matters Seminar...

The Future of Animal Research in the Context of the 3Rs

THE FUTURE OF ANIMAL RESEARCH IN THE CONTEXT OF THE 3RS

Part of the Animal Matters Seminar Series presented by Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy with the American Society for Lab...

 
 
 
Fighting Words: Rights vs Welfare. Who Really Cares?

FIGHTING WORDS: RIGHTS VS WELFARE. WHO REALLY CARES?

Part of the Animal Matters Seminar Series presented by Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy with the American Society for Lab...

Cheetah and Humans Sharing a Landscape

CHEETAH AND HUMANS SHARING A LANDSCAPE

Wednesday, April 19, 2019 at 12 PM - 12:50 PM in the Agnes Varis AUDITORIUM, in the Campus Center Part of the Animal Matters Seminar...

 
 
 
Dogs as Support & Motivation for Physical Activity & Health

DOGS AS SUPPORT & MOTIVATION FOR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY & HEALTH

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 12 PM - 12:50 PM in the Agnes Varis AUDITORIUM, in the Campus Center Part of the Animal Matters Seminar...

Direct-To-Consumer Genetic Testing in Dogs - How Useful Is It, How Accurate Is It, What New Problems Does It Present?

DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER GENETIC TESTING IN DOGS - HOW USEFUL IS IT, HOW ACCURATE IS IT, WHAT NEW PROBLEMS DOES IT PRESENT?

Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 12 PM - 12:50 PM in the Agnes Varis AUDITORIUM, in the Campus Center Part of the Animal Matters Seminar...

 
 
 
Living My True Passion

LIVING MY TRUE PASSION

Making the decision to return to school to pursue my MS in Animals and Public Policy was no easy decision. I left my loving husband,...

A Good Life for Laboratory Animals

A GOOD LIFE FOR LABORATORY ANIMALS

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Part of the Animal Matters Seminar Series presented by Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy with...

 
 
 
Fighting Injustice with Knowledge

FIGHTING INJUSTICE WITH KNOWLEDGE

Jennifer Jackman Uses First-Hand Experience to Teach Future Generations of Advocates A member of the Junior Naturalist program at the...

Worlds Collide

WORLDS COLLIDE

Seana Dowling-Guyer Marries Her Love of Animals and Research at Center for Shelter Dogs

 
 
 
The MAPP Student Experience

THE MAPP STUDENT EXPERIENCE

The MAPP program is the only program of its kind. It attracts diverse people, all dedicated to helping animals. Even with this shared...

ASPCA Field Investigations and Response: A Hot Take on Volcanoes and Climate Change

ASPCA FIELD INVESTIGATIONS AND RESPONSE: A HOT TAKE ON VOLCANOES AND CLIMATE CHANGE

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy Externship Experience July-August 2018 Johanna Rahkonen This summer I interned with the American...

 
 
 
The Intersection of Communication and Compassion: My Summer Living the Farm Sanctuary Life

THE INTERSECTION OF COMMUNICATION AND COMPASSION: MY SUMMER LIVING THE FARM SANCTUARY LIFE

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy Externship Experience July-August 2018 Colleen Parker I spent my summer working as Farm Sanctuary's...

The HSUS: Creating a Nationwide Movement for Animals, Person by Person

THE HSUS: CREATING A NATIONWIDE MOVEMENT FOR ANIMALS, PERSON BY PERSON

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy Externship Experience July-August 2018 Colin McIntire My externship at The Humane Society of the...

 
 
 
IFAW: Dog Population Management at Playa del Carmen, Mexico

IFAW: DOG POPULATION MANAGEMENT AT PLAYA DEL CARMEN, MEXICO

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy Externship Experience July-August 2018 IFAW: Dog Population Management at Playa del Carmen, Mexico...

Managing wild horses with PZP

MANAGING WILD HORSES WITH PZP

Dr. Allen Rutberg, director of Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy, presented on “Managing wild horses with PZP” at the Botstiber...

 
 
 
Regulatory Avenues for Improving Farm Animal Lives: A Summer at the Animal Welfare Institute

REGULATORY AVENUES FOR IMPROVING FARM ANIMAL LIVES: A SUMMER AT THE ANIMAL WELFARE INSTITUTE

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy Externship Experience July-August 2018 Regulatory Avenues for Improving Farm Animal Lives: A Summer...

MAPP Experience: AVMA Animal Welfare Judging and Assessment

MAPP EXPERIENCE: AVMA ANIMAL WELFARE JUDGING AND ASSESSMENT

Alicia Pensarosa and Jessica Baldeck are students in the M.S. in Animals and Public Policy program who have competed as our first-ever...