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CVM students at the 2018 Minneapolis Pride parade

While the spotlight is placed on Pride in the month of June, Pride is part of everyday life for many, including College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) students. Here is a small sample of their stories, journeys, and experiences that comprise the answer to the question: What does Pride mean to you?

Female pioneers

First female CVM students broke down barriers and paved way for generations of veterinary leaders

Prince the cocker spaniel

In wake of dog’s passing, donor’s gift gives boost to research into aggressive cancer 

Rob Memmen headshot

The Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA) has announced Rob Memmen ’10 DVM, as the latest recipient of its Emerging Leader Award. 

Jeff Gaver headshot

Alumnus Jeff Gaver encourages medical providers to help their community beyond exam room walls. 

Seven new faces are joining the College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni & Friends Society Board

Seven new faces are joining the College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni & Friends Society Board

Connie Sillerud

Longtime Minnesota veterinarian Connie Sillerud, DVM ’83, will lead the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association Board of Directors as its next president.

Joni Scheftel

Joni Scheftel, DVM ’82, ’01 MPH, has been named “Veterinarian of the Year” by the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association.