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Archive for October, 2015

Dr. Stieger-Vanegas Endowed Professor

Friday, October 30th, 2015

Last week, CVM advisory council member Rebecca Camden, and her dachshund Maude, presented Dr. Susanne Stieger-Vanegas’ with the Camden Endowed Professorship in Diagnostic Imaging. OSU Provost Sabah Randhawa thanked Ms. Camden for her continued support of the college and emphasized the importance of endowed professorships to support outstanding faculty, and allow them to pursue cutting-edge […]

Pre-Vet Club Dog N’ Jog

Monday, October 26th, 2015

The OSU Pre-Veterinary Medical Association is holding their 6th annual Dog N’ Jog event on Saturday, November 14, 9 am – 3 pm. Come join them at the Oldfield Animal Teaching Facility on 35th and Campus Way for a silent auction, raffle, costume contest,  kid’s activities, and community fair. Register for the fun run ($15) […]

Representative Rayfield Visits Diagnostic Lab

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Last week, there was a bit of excitement in the normally quiet corridors of the OSU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL): Dean Tornquist and Dr. Bildfell led a tour down Parasite Parkway for House Representative Dan Rayfield. The first stop was the VDL office and receiving area, where Rep. Rayfield asked questions about client demographics. Then […]

A Summer Full of Bones

Friday, October 9th, 2015

The CVM anatomy lab is chocked full of models, including full-sized llama and horse skeletons, several cow rumen, and, of course, a stuffed beaver in an orange bandana. Many of the models were constructed by students. This year, some of the models assigned by Dr. Fikru Nigussie, Associate Professor of anatomy, were a bit different; […]

Alumni Class Years in Multiples of ‘5’ Are Invited to Big Reunion

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

The College of Veterinary Medicine is planning two interesting days of multi-class reunion events at Magruder Hall on homecoming weekend, November 20-22, 2015. On Friday, November 20, 4:30 – 7 pm, alumni from the classes of 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015 are invited to an invitation-only celebration of the tenth anniversary of […]

McPartlin Shares Her Cancer Journey

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Alanna McPartlin, office manager in the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, is three years into her recovery from breast cancer. She was diagnosed at the young age of twenty-four and wrote about the difficult journey on her blog, because she wanted to be a voice of encouragement and support to other people dealing with cancer. “Some experiences […]

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