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Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine eNewsletter

Archive for June, 2014

International Symposium on Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy, and Sports Medicine

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

OSU is hosting the International Symposium on Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy, and Sports Medicine at the LaSells Steward Center in Corvallis on August 4-8, 2014. Highlights of the conference include: Pre-conference wet labs with hands-on learning International speakers from Australia, France, Sweden, Finland, Germany, USA Case presentations, panel discussions, keynote lectures, poster session Opportunities to network […]

Love of Students Keeps Emeritus Professor Teaching Long After Retirement

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

La Rea Johnston began teaching on the Botany faculty at OSU in 1959. Every spring, in her 200-level Botany class, she guided students through the fields around Corvallis, patiently teaching them to look closely at plants in order to identify different species. “When you first take them out in the field, you have to point […]

AVMA Convention Free to Students

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

This summer’s AVMA Annual Convention in Denver July 25-29, is offering free registration and free events to students. There will also be a Veterinary Student and Recent Grad Lounge. Registration deadline is June 30. For more information on events, interactive labs, speakers, and more, visit the convention website.

500 Students Have Completed OHS Rotation

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

The Oregon Humane Society (OHS) recently celebrated the 500th student to complete a rotation at their Animal Medical Learning Center in Portland. As luck would have it recent grad Alexis Johnson just happened to be the milestone. “It was an awesome experience,” she said of her OHS rotation. “I got a lot of hands on […]

Student Scholarship Awards

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

At the 2014 OSU College of Veterinary Medicine Student Awards Ceremony, some of the best and brightest veterinary students in the country were presented with scholarships. More than $260,000 in scholarships were awarded making a significant impact on reducing the debt faced by these students. Thank you to all our friends and donors for making […]

Honors College Undergraduate Gets Preview of Veterinary Research From Craig Lab

Monday, June 9th, 2014

As a student majoring in Animal Science in the OSU Honors College, Persia Neumann has had a diverse and challenging undergraduate experience so far. The Honors College encourages curiosity and creativity, and offers small, interactive classes taught by the university’s top professors. It also requires students to work on a research project in pursuit of […]