Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine named Apple Distinguished School
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Jan. 22, 2020 – Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School, a designation that extends through 2022. With graduates in nearly every U.S. state and many other countries, this designation recognizes RUSVM for its dedication to providing a creative, active learning environment for its students.
Apple Distinguished Schools are centers of innovation, leadership and educational excellence that use technology to inspire creativity, collaboration and critical thinking. They showcase innovative uses of technology in learning, teaching and the school environment and have documented results of academic accomplishment.
“I am thrilled that Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine has been selected as an Apple Distinguished School. This honor reinforces our commitment to providing an exceptional and engaging education for our students,” said Sean Callanan, Ph.D., MVB, MRCVS, CertVR, DipECVP, FRCPath, dean of RUSVM. “Additionally, this distinction brings even more recognition to the RUSVM campus, where we continue to digitize learning.”
The selection of RUSVM as an Apple Distinguished School highlights its success as an innovative and compelling learning environment that engages students and provides tangible evidence of academic accomplishment. RUSVM is leading veterinary education through customized iPad apps that enhance the classroom and laboratory teaching and learning environments. Using iPads, students and faculty have continuous access to RUSVM’s learning portal, library reference materials and iBooks, allowing them to continuously enhance learning and teaching while leveraging all aspects of modern technology. This focus on creating an exceptional student experience and reducing environmental impact is supported by RUSVM’s parent company, Adtalem Global Education.