February 19, 2018
Alumna Finds a Different Path Forward
Karen MacFadden Hinkley had long had a passion for both veterinary medicine or human medicine. She didn’t want to choose just one, and in the end, she found a job that didn’t make her. A 1986 graduate of the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, Hinkley is a medical science liaison for global pharmaceutical company
January 17, 2018
CVM Alum Finds Calling, Gives Back
When Nancy Rathbun-Ramsey was a kindergartener in Buffalo, N.Y., she scrawled in crayon what she wanted to be when she grew up. “I put down ‘animal doctor’ because I didn’t know how to spell ‘veterinarian,’” she says. It’s a goal that she realized in 1994, when she graduated from the NC State College of Veterinary
December 17, 2017
Ten Most Memorable Stories of 2017
From innovative cancer treatments and unique approaches to veterinary education to healing damaged hearts and fighting some of the most pernicious disease, it was an unforgettable ...
November 19, 2017
Alumni Award Winner at the Forefront of Global Health
Wondwossen Gebreyes, a leading voice and innovative researcher in global health medicine, is the recipient of the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award from the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine. Gebreyes earned a Ph.D. in comparative biomedical sciences from the CVM in 2001 and was an assistant professor of epidemiology at the school for five years.
October 29, 2017
News and updates, October 2017
Highlights cover key events; faculty, staff, and student accomplishments; and other CVM news...
October 24, 2017
Extraordinary Gift Supports Aging Pets
Once you met Rahna Davidson you never forgot her. She was smart, a financial whiz, and unflinchingly honest and direct. She was strong and gutsy and unafraid to say exactly what was on her mind at any given time. But above all she was a mother who was very proud of her daughter, Kady Gjessing,
October 9, 2017
Translating Education into Employable Skills
The NC State College of Veterinary Medicine is considered one of the most elite veterinary programs in the nation, in part because of how thoroughly its students are prepared for professional life. And in addition to a world-class medical education, students have access to state-of-the-art career counseling from Jenna Hartwell, director of veterinary career services
September 25, 2017
News and updates, September 2017
Thanks to advanced treatment at NC State through the Petco Foundation, Dexter the dog will have much more time with his new family. https://goo.gl/7ZvqJt
August 21, 2017
Cowabunga’s Incredible Journeys
Harrison Dudley knew he wanted to practice large animal medicine, but he also knew he lacked something very important: hands-on experience. “I did not grow up around cattle production, so as a student I felt like I had a lot of catching up to do,” he said. So during his first year at the NC
August 21, 2017
Dudley named NCVMA’s Young Veterinarian of the Year
The honor is given for, “outstanding medical, communication and leadership skills shown in less than five years of professional experience...