Orientation for 57 new students in the Class of 2016 included tours, lots of food, small group breakout sessions, and torture . . . uh, a ropes course. You can see more photos of the high fliers in the Class of 2016 on the OSU Vet Med Facebook page.
Archive for September, 2012
This year marked the 6th annual OSU International Veterinary Service Brigade trip to Merida, Nicaragua on the beautiful island of Ometepe. Over the past six years this program has continued to grow and capture the hearts of many students and volunteer veterinarians. In addition to the record number of participants, records were also set in […]
Throughout the summer, animal lovers around the world staged protests in response to recent news stories about the city of Kiev rounding up and euthanizing thousands of stray dogs in preparation for a soccer tournament. Here in Corvallis, Oregon, the OSU International Veterinary Students Club and the Shelter Medicine Club are doing what they do […]
Nothing tastes better than a hot bowl of chili on a crisp fall day at an OSU football game! That is especially true when you chow down at a chili cookoff where 100% of the proceeds go to support OSU College of Vet Med scholarships . . . and it’s Homecoming! Make a note to […]
As a prey animal in the wild, horses developed the ability to sleep standing up via a “stay apparatus” that allows them to relax their muscles and doze without collapsing. In the front legs, the apparatus automatically engages when their muscles relax. In the hind legs, the horse engages it by shifting its hip position […]