Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) 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, in Apple’s words, “centers of leadership and educational excellence that demonstrate Apple’s vision for learning with technology.” There are 470 such schools in 34 countries,
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, says Sean Callanan, dean of the school. RUSVM is leading veterinary education through customized iPad apps that enhance the classroom and laboratory teaching and learning environments, he adds.
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, according to Callanan.