March 11, 2018
2 CVM Students Receive AVMF/Merck Scholarships
Two NC State College of Veterinary Medicine students are recipients of scholarships from the American Veterinary Medical Foundation and Merck Animal Health. Jordan Briggs and Sahar Sheikh-Ahmad, both of the class of 2020, are among the 56 international veterinary students awarded a $5,000 Merck Animal Health Veterinary Student Scholarship. Briggs and Sheikh-Ahmad were chosen from
September 19, 2016
Class of 2020: Strength in Service
Amie Pflaum served successfully for more than a decade in the Army, unafraid to not just make the transition to the civilian side, but to fully devote her energies to a new kind of challenge: joining the class of 2020...
September 6, 2016
Class of 2020: A Fresh Perspective
Forget the warm fuzzies — especially the warm part. Taylor Locklear wants to work with amphibians and reptiles, even ones that are venomous, 10 feet long, 150 pounds and could knock her over...
August 30, 2016
Class of 2020: A Nontraditional Path
Jeffrey Tyrrell was an associate attorney working on real estate transactions in San Francisco. But he ditched the suit for a volunteering stint at the Oakland Zoo, helping to care for tigers, lions, camels, bison and elk. Now his part-time passion is so much more...
August 23, 2016
Class of 2020: Boldly Breaking Through
Sam Lin was set on going to Texas A&M’s vet school. Born and raised in San Antonio, she wanted be close to home and had long dreamed of...
August 16, 2016
Class of 2020: Following Her Heart
After forays into studying economics and international development and environmental sustainability, with a love of veterinary medicine never far from her heart, Hannah Leigh Varnell enters...