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SCAVMA Dog Olympics Hosts Canine Competitions While Raising Money for Local Organization

April 27th, 2016|Vet. Med. Student Council|

Earlier this month, the University of Minnesota's Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association hosted its third annual Dog Olympics, a day devoted to novice canine competitions and conversations among dog lovers from across the Twin Cities. Held on April 8th at the AgStar Arena at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, this event hosted over [...]

CVM Spring Grants Cycle Now Open

March 15th, 2016|Vet. Med. Student Council|

The CVM Student Council Spring Grants applications are now open until March 25th at 11:59PM. The Student Council provides funding to current CVM students and student organizations to support events and activities that benefit the student body and foster greater learning. The maximum amount of funding awarded to an individual, group of students, or student organization will be determined [...]

Student Council to Host Snow Bowl

February 10th, 2016|Vet. Med. Student Council|

The CVM Student Council is hosting its annual Snow Bowl on Friday, February 19th from 7-10pm at Pinstripes bowling alley in Edina. All veterinary students, friends, families, and faculty members are welcome to join us for fun activities including bowling, bocce ball, games, and plenty of delicious food & drink! Food will be provided with [...]

Alpha Psi’s Annual Black Tie Affair

January 22nd, 2016|Vet. Med. Student Council|

The fourth annual veterinary school formal, a Black Tie Affair, hosted by Alpha Psi Veterinary Fraternity, will kick off tonight, January 22nd, from 7pm-2am. This event will take place at the Profile Event Center in Minneapolis and features fancy outfits, dancing, delicious appetizers and desserts, and the return of the photo booth! Over 150 veterinary students [...]

Congratulations to Fall 2015 Grant Winners!

January 9th, 2016|Vet. Med. Student Council|

While the start of the spring semester is still a few days off, the College of Veterinary Medicine Student Council would like to congratulate those individuals who applied for and received grant money this cycle. The Student Council distributed over $4,800 to both individuals and student organization, for activities such as: Grant Application Money Awarded [...]

CVM’s First Annual Wellness Week to Kick Off This Monday

December 5th, 2015|Vet. Med. Student Council|

The College of Veterinary Medicine will be hosting its first annual Student Wellness Week this coming Monday, December 7th, to help students relax and combat stress as they transition into finals. Initially coordinated through the Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association's Wellness Committee, this week-long event will consist of activities hosted by various [...]

Student Council Meeting 11/10/15

November 16th, 2015|Vet. Med. Student Council|

The CVM student council met last week for their bi-monthly lunch meeting. Topics discussed included planning for such upcoming events as the CVM's first annual wellness week scheduled for the week of 12/17 and Snow Bowl, tentatively scheduled for February of 2016. The recent grants review process and decisions made several weeks ago were also [...]

SCAVMA Wellness Committee to Host Camping Trip for Veterinary Students

November 2nd, 2015|Vet. Med. Student Council|

  The Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association's Health and Wellness Committee, created in the interest of veterinary student health and mental wellness, is planning a camping trip to Northern Wisconsin during the weekend of 11/7-11/8. The aim of this excursion is to provide students a relaxing break from studying and a chance to [...]