Tag Archives: Vet Tech

Vet Tech Students Travel to Thailand to Work with Elephants

Two veterinary technology students from Globe University – Woodbury campus took their love for animals to a new level by traveling to Thailand to work with elephants. Haley Schommer and Shannon Vesledahl stumbled across a college veterinary service summer program called Loop Abroad. They did some research and decided to apply. Little did they know
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Vet Techs at Eau Claire Campus Host Spay and Neuter Day

The veterinary technology program at the Eau Claire campus is known for helping out. They are always giving of their time and efforts. Recently, the department came together to help out both the Rusk County Animal Shelter and Bob’s House for Dogs. Students and faculty volunteered their time and skills to offer spays, neuters and
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MSB – Rochester Student Makes Impact with Service Learning Project

Service learning projects can be difficult to implement when the project is part of an online class. The project is often a one-person project and it’s sometimes hard to see the impact of one’s work. However, one student at Minnesota School of Business (MSB) -Rochester did see an immediate impact with her service learning project. “I
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La Crosse Vet Tech Students Hold Spay/Neuter Day for Shelter Animals

On Friday, June 3, 2016, Veterinary Technology students and instructors at Globe University-La Crosse teamed up to host a spay/neuter day for shelter animals. All of the campus veterinary technology instructors participated in the event, as well as 13 veterinary technology students. “It is definitely a Vet Tech Team event,” said Amy Stinson, the Veterinary Technology Program Chair.
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Vet Tech Graduate Finds Dream Job in Lone Star State

Samantha Peterson walked across the graduation stage on Oct. 1, 2015. Two days later, she embarked on a two-day road trip that ended in Live Oaks, Texas, – 1,200 miles from campus and her longtime home. Texas was not a random destination. Samantha’s husband, who is a firefighter, moved down to Texas while Sam was in
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Protecting Your Pets During the Winter and Holidays

Even though the weather has been mild so far this winter, it’s still important to make sure your furry family members are kept safe and warm. According to the Humane Society of the United States, each year they see an increase the number of complaints about animals left outside without food or shelter. Jessica Ostendorf, the
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MSB Vet Tech Students Receive Hands-on Learning in Elk River

Veterinarian Technology students at Minnesota School of Business- Elk River put their classroom learning to the test recently during a recent applied learning project. The 10 students performed complimentary ear cleanings and trimmed nails for dogs during an event held at Tractor Supply Co. in Elk River on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015. The students were
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MSB-Blaine SCNAVTA Group Assists at RAGOM’s Goldzilla Event in Their 40th Year

On Sunday, September 13, members of the SCNAVTA (Student Chapter of National Veterinary Technicians in America) group at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine participated in RAGOM’s (Retrieve a Golden of Minnesota) Goldzilla event. Under the supervision of Kelly Noyes, CVT, SCNAVTA Advisor, and veterinary technology program instructor, SCNAVTA students Brittany Rivera, Ashlie Kerr, Kelly Xiong, Melanie
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Vet Tech Student has Message for Others as She Turns Tragedy into Triumph

Like many college students, Tara Leonard was scared and unsure of her future when she started at Minnesota School of Business-Rochester (MSB) in the fall of 2012. She was in her late 30s, a single mother of two, working both a full-time and part-time job. But little did she know her biggest challenge was still
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