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In the News . . .

The Clemson University Intercollegiate Livestock Judging Team traveled to the Keystone International Livestock Exhibition (KILE) in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for their first contest of the semester on October 4, 2014.  In addition to the team of five individuals from Clemson University’s Department of Animal and Veterinary Sciences, nine other universities were present at the contest.

The Clemson University Hunt Seat Equestrian Team had its season opener at the IHSA
Zone 5 Region 3 show on September 27, 2014 hosted by Georgia Southern University
Equestrian Team at Evermore Farm.  Click here for the individual class wins results.

AVS student, Sarah Kreutziger spent two weeks this summer in Thailand helping animals and learning hands-on what it’s like to be a veterinarian. Traveling with the Boston-based Loop Abroad, Sarah was part of a small team that volunteered giving care at a dog shelter and then spent a week working directly with rescued elephants at an elephant sanctuary.  She was one of our amazing, AVS 3600 summer internship students.  Read the whole article.

Dr. Brian Bolt takes the Spotlight in September's issue of Hereford World, with his involvement in the preservation of the Trask Hereford Legacy.

AVS Alumnus, Dr. Erin Curry, is highly recognized for her interesting work with polar bears at the Cincinnati Zoo.  Check out the BLOG!

Promotion Spotlight:

Congratulations to Dr. Heather Dunn!
She has been promoted to Senior Lecturer!

AVS has launched a Newsletter, "AVS CORNER"... Click here to join our mailing list!

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