Tag Archives: Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Amanda Fowler, student at the Mississippi State CVM

Three questions for … Mississippi State’s Amanda Fowler

Before the pandemic closed all our universities, our Nationwide field veterinarians were busy as usual lecturing at schools and colleges of veterinary medicine. Now our team — like so many others — has gone to virtual visits and webinars. But before everything changed, we had four student features in the … Continue reading Three questions for … Mississippi State’s Amanda Fowler

Three questions for … Mississippi State’s Leslie Reed-Jones (2021)

Another week, and more wonderful veterinary students to feature! Today is Leslie Reed-Jones (2021) of the Mississippi State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, chosen by Nationwide field veterinarian Dr. Tonya Sparks. Will you please share something unexpected you discovered or learned on your path into veterinary medicine? I took a … Continue reading Three questions for … Mississippi State’s Leslie Reed-Jones (2021)

Three questions for … Mississippi State’s Blair Bennett

Just in time for the lead-in to the Memorial Day weekend, I am introducing you to the first of the last two veterinary students I’ve featured this year. What a fantastic addition to our profession these women and men will be! Blair Bennett of the Mississippi State University College of … Continue reading Three questions for … Mississippi State’s Blair Bennett

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