September 21, 2018
CVM Faculty and Students Receive AABP Awards
Derek Foster, assistant professor of ruminant health and production at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, received the Student Chapter Advisor Award from the American Association of Bovine Practitioners during its annual conference Sept 13 to 15 in Phoenix. The award recognizes a faculty advisor’s impactful mentorship as part of a AABP student chapter.
September 4, 2018
NC State CVM Annable Scholars Announced for 2018-2019
The Michele M. and Ross M. Annable Scholarship Endowment, established in 2016, covers up to half of student tuition and fees. Recipients for the need-based scholarship are selected in part on...
August 20, 2018
Class of 2022: Striving for More
It’s the little pushes in Garrett Williams’ life have that have made the most difference. They’ve come from others, like his grandparents who noticed how much he loved their animal books and encouraged him when he said he wanted to become a vet. It came from his parents, who both didn’t attend college, but told
August 18, 2018
Tackling Health Challenges, 7,500 Miles Away
They may step out of the classroom during the summer, but NC State Veterinary Medicine students don’t stray far from their chosen field. This summer, three students worked on global health research projects, a required component of the certificate program...
August 14, 2018
Class of 2022: A Lesson in Perseverance
Tahj Boston has an undefinable drive that helped her become a first-generation college student...
August 12, 2018
Undergraduate Research Program Gives Early Vet School Experience
The CVM’s undergraduate research program is an immersive introduction to the CVM and to the wide world of veterinary medicine. CVM faculty members have informally taken in interested undergraduates for decades...
August 12, 2018
Class of 2022: An Adventurous Path
After leaf cutter ants chewed through her tent in the Belize rainforest, Tala Woodward got up early the next morning, went on a hike and watched the macaws fly above the tree canopy. Woodward embraces the unexpected. It’s an approach that led her extending a semester abroad in Belize to a year, renting a room
June 18, 2018
NC State CVM Chosen for New Admissions Diversity Program
The CVM was one of just three schools nationwide chosen by the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges to take part in the organization’s pilot holistic admissions development program...
May 30, 2018
News and updates, May 2018
Susan Bashford’s love of horses and other animals is the underlying theme of her life. It is now showcased in a donation to NC State’s Gallop of Honor. https://goo.gl/c2P8Hk When Ellen the pet rat with diagnosed with a particularly aggressive form of cancer, the CVM and the Petco Foundation stepped in to help. https://goo.gl/i4ae9b A
May 9, 2018
Class of 2018 Story: A Community Unlike Any Other
My advice for students is to embrace and experience the present while in veterinary school and not become hyper-focused on your future following graduation...