April 10, 2019
With Fellowship, a Dream Career in Infectious Disease Becomes Reality
NC State College of Veterinary Medicine student Amanda Kortum is the recipient of a government fellowship that launches her dream career path fighting the world’s most devastating infectious diseases. Kortum joins just a handful of students across the country awarded a National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility Scientist Training Program fellowship from the United States Department
March 28, 2019
CVM Students Awarded 2019 Zoetis/AAVMC Scholarships
Ten NC State College of Veterinary Students are among the winners of this year’s scholarships from Zoetis and the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges. The recipients, announced at the annual Student American Veterinary Medical Association Symposium earlier this month, are: From the Class of 2020: Danielle Barnes, Jewell Bremer, Kayla Castevens, Dallas Clontz and
March 20, 2019
Hackathon Empowers CVM Students to Think Boldly
FarmSpeak is a simple idea that’s simply brilliant. The phone app helps crumble communication barriers between farmers, their non-English speaking employees and the veterinarians who work with them both. And it all came together in 20 hours. Trey Cook, a second-year NC State College of Veterinary Medicine student, and a team of former strangers created
March 14, 2019
CVM Students Honored as Future Swine Vet Leaders
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation has awarded several NC State College of Veterinary Medicine students with scholarships recognizing them as extraordinary future leaders in their field. Kayla Castevens and Elizabeth Noblett, both of the Class of 2020, and the Class of 2021’s Jamie Madigan received $5,000 from the AASVF and Merck Animal Health
March 5, 2019
2019 Scholarship Dinner Celebrates Radical Generosity
An evening that began with handshakes and formal introductions evolved into sharing personal stories over a meal. Formality gave way to familiarity, ending with easy laughter, promises to keep in touch and a few hugs. At February’s annual scholarship dinner hosted by the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Foundation, NC State College of Veterinary Medicine students
March 5, 2019
Two CVM Students Awarded Poultry Health Scholarships
Two NC State College of Veterinary Medicine students are recipients of 2019 American Association of Avian Pathologists scholarships honoring the promising next generation of poultry veterinarians. Dallas Clontz and Grayson Walker are among 10 students across the country receiving the $5,000 scholarship given annually to outstanding second- and third-year veterinary students focused on poultry health.
January 13, 2019
CVM Student to Receive National Veterinary Leadership Honor
Hannah Varnell, a third-year student at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, is among this year’s recipients of the Dr. Jack Walther Leadership Award from the...
October 30, 2018
A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity
For NC State College of Veterinary Medicine students and faculty, the World Equestrian Games offered an unprecedented opportunity to provide large-animal care and oversight at the largest sporting event to be held in the U.S. this year and one of the five largest international events.
October 7, 2018
Student Voice: An Unforgettable Lesson in Humanity
Alexandru Pop was eagerly awaiting an externship at an animal hospital near the North Carolina coast. Then Hurricane Florence struck.