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Natural Sciences experience Costa Rican conservation

Natural Sciences experience Costa Rican conservation

April 22, 2020

Over spring break, several students from the natural sciences department at West Liberty travelled to Costa Rica as part of a conservation program. The project, headed by Dr. Zachary Loughman, gave the students a practical, hands-on, educational experience that is difficult to achieve anywhere else in th...

Animal science, effort behind zoo effectiveness

Animal science, effort behind zoo effectiveness

Macy Santicola, Macy Santicola, and Macy Santicola

May 16, 2019

 Visiting zoos like The Good Zoo at Oglebay, Pittsburgh Zoo, and The Wilds is one of my favorite activities to do once the weather gets warmer, and it has been that way ever since I was a kid. Being able to see animals that I would never be able to see in the wild inspired me to learn more about th...

Zoo Science major succeeds, grows in Arnett Hall 

Zoo Science major succeeds, grows in Arnett Hall 

February 10, 2017

By Maria Kimble, Contributing Writer   West Liberty University’s Zoo Science major offers new opportunities for students interested in caring for wildlife. This new major started as a discussion in fall 2015 and stepped into full swing at the beginning of this academic year. Students will receive hands...

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