• miranda shaw

    Blazing new trails

    The first student to graduate through the CVM’s Veterinary Leadership through Early Admission for Diversity (VetLEAD) program has her sights set on success. Read the full story.

  • Michael Congiusta and dental models

    Filling the gap

    One second year veterinary student’s $10,000 idea gives his peers the chance to practice their basic dental skills between class and lab. Read more.

  • animal illustrations

    A raptor's reach

    New private funding allows The Raptor Center to improve wildlife rehabilitation across seven states, helping wild animal welfare to soar a little higher. Learn more.

  • Dr. Pluhar and Hedley the boxer

    Collaboration blasts glioblastoma

    A five-year canine cancer research project makes for healthier dogs, happier owners, and—ultimately—healthier humans. Read the full story.

  • 20 year recipients

    Staff Appreciation Day 2018

    The College of Veterinary Medicine hosted a Staff Appreciation Day Luncheon and Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, July 19. Over 50 awards were given to our dedicated staff and faculty. Pictured are recipients of the 20 year longevity award. Left to right: Rosemary Klass, Deborah Sohn, Trevor Ames, Kathy Stuebner, Janelle Wachter, Margret Tavai-Tuisalo'o. Read the full story.

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Active Learning Class Grows Understanding of Antibiotic Use

Judicious use of antibiotics in food animal medicine is a key concept second-year DVM students are learning at the College of Veterinary Medicine. 

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Dr. Lulich

Spotlight on: Jody Lulich, DVM, PhD

Dr. Lulich is hoping to find out why urinary stones form, how they can be eliminated from the body without surgery, and how to prevent their recurrence.