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Three questions for … three Western veterinary students

We’ve started our fall lecture series at veterinary schools and colleges as we’ve typically done: With me going to my “neighborhood” — by which I mean Southern California — school, the Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine.  I used to speak at more schools myself, but now … Continue reading Three questions for … three Western veterinary students

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Three questions for … Western’s Theo Derksen

With the new academic year begins a news series of profiles on veterinary students. We opened our lecture series at the Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine, where I met Theo Derksen, class of 2021. His interest? Poultry medicine! That’s something I don’t write much about, so … Continue reading Three questions for … Western’s Theo Derksen

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Three questions for … NCSU CVM’s Courtney Whelan

This is the busiest time of year for me and for the rest of the veterinary relations team at Nationwide, and this year is no exception. I started the month with a visit to the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine. Then, I was off to Orlando, to the … Continue reading Three questions for … NCSU CVM’s Courtney Whelan

Kyle And MarkBen Paulino with our director of student programs, Nicole Numbers.

The kids are all right: VPI externs make a good impression

Yes, I know: They’re not “kids.” They’re in veterinary school, which means they’re responsible, highly intelligent and extremely capable adults. But when we get our summer externs, it’s hard not to think of them as kids. At least not until I start talking to them, and then I think, “Wow, … Continue reading The kids are all right: VPI externs make a good impression