• Mike Murtaugh in a laboratory wearing a white lab coat.

    Honoring Mike Murtaugh

    Educating the next generation of scientists was critically important to the late, Prof. Mike Murtaugh, Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences. Extend his legacy by contributing to the Mike Murtaugh Graduate Science Fellowship.

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    African Swine Fever

    Our faculty have compiled a variety of resources regarding African Swine Fever. While there is no threat to human health, the disease is emerging in parts of Europe and China. Read more

  • new CVM graduate students

    Welcome, new graduate students!

    Front row, left to right: Daniella Schettino, Ruth Quintana, Britta Wass, Nicole Wanner, Magie Steinhoff, Patrice Witschen, Marissa Milstein. Back row, left to right: Erica Dobbs, Heather Souder, Zelmar Rodriguez, Dora Zucko, ilya Slizovskiy, Courtney Anderson, Rahul Kumar, Anders Matson, Tyler Garwood and Garret Draper. Learn about our PhD and MS programs.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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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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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.