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The CVM Dairy Barn gets a face lift

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

A new coat of paint in 2010 gave a refreshing new look to the old dairy barn on SW Washington Way. But the roof was deteriorating and the historic structure was in danger. Under blue skies in August, workers stripped off the old roof and replaced it with sheathing and roofing tiles.

Update on recycling and sustainability

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

“You may notice some new signs around the recycling and compost bins when you go to throw your items in their appropriate containers. We’ve updated the sorting-system to correlate with the South Town Alternative Co-Op and our school’s Allied Waste Pick-Up,” stated Sami Pederson. She added, “I’ve researched the recycling of coffee cups extensively, and […]


Monday, February 28th, 2011

Korea is currently dealing with an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD), a highly contagious viral infection of agricultural animals. Depopulation of infected and exposed animals forms the basis of control of FMD. Add to this the refusal by FMD-free countries to accept import of animal products originating from an affected region, and the […]

Our electronic library

Monday, January 31st, 2011

The OSU CVM McDowell Veterinary Library offers both a physical and electronic presence. Through the electronic porthole, users can gain access to the on-line catalog of materials, various journals and databases. Library assistant Derrick R. Padar has provided helpful information for library use. Searching for materials located in the McDowell Veterinary Library is as simple […]

OSU CVM Recycling and Sustainability Group to build an on-site compost center

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

In December, the OSU CVM Recycling & Sustainability group was awarded $350 from the Student Sustainability Initiate Fee Board to fund the construction of an on-site composting center. Various Magruder Hall students are currently responsible for the colorful recycling bins set up in the student lounge and downstairs atrium, which provide an environmentally friendly disposal […]

MRI donated to the College proves to be invaluable

Monday, December 13th, 2010

“A handsome black and tan bloodhound” is how Dr. Shay Bracha described Rocco, his 10-year-old dog. Rocco was the first patient to benefit from the College’s new magnetic resonance machine (MRI) in November. Rocco had already undergone several invasive procedures beginning two years ago, and Dr. Bracha was very interested in non-invasive diagnostic evaluation before […]

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