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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?

Global case competition team

Three College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) students helped lead their team to an eighth place finish in the annual Emory Morningside Global Health Case Competition.

Anna Jaeger headshot

Anna Jaeger, a Comparative and Molecular Biosciences graduate student, was the recipient of the highly competitive fellowship (T32) from the UMN Institute for Molecular Virology Training Program (IMVTP).

Natalie Kirk
Issue: Fall 2020

Natalie Kirk was awarded the Pathology Training and Scholarship Award for work she completed while in her anatomic pathology residency at the University of Illinois Veterinary Diagnostic lab.

VOICE logo
Issue: Fall 2020

Diversity and inclusion are at the center of a new discussion series organized by the VOICE Club (Veterinarians as One Inclusive Community for Empowerment) at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine.

Winning infographic by Alexandra Armstrong
Issue: Fall 2020

The Office of the Associate Dean for Research and Office of Graduate Programs organized a successful virtual event this fall to celebrate research.

Illya Silzovskiy
Issue: Fall 2020

PhD candidate Ilya Slizovskiy, DVM, MPH, is the recipient of a new fellowship created by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety Inspection Service, FSIS.

student hybrid learning illustration
Issue: Fall 2020

With student safety during the COVID pandemic as a top priority, the College welcomed 105 students to its DVM program. Faculty prioritized flexibility with some classes online, some in person, and some blended.