Alumni Weekend-Fall 2017

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Please mark your calendars and signup (RSVP) for the 2017 MSU-CVM Fall Alumni Weekend! The reunion will be held on October 13-14, 2017.  All Alumni are invited to attend and the honor years are: Class of 2012, Class of 2007, Class of 2002, Class of 1997, Class of 1992, Class of 1987, and Class of 1982.   Signup-(RSVP) here!

Schedule of Events:

Friday, October 13, 2017

Tour of MSU-CVM (9a.m.)
Tour of the Veterinary Specialty Center (10:30 a.m.)

Free Continuing Education Courses (1-5 p.m.):

*1-2 p.m. (Small Animal track) Dr. Marc Seitz "Put that ultrasound to use: an introduction to focused exams"
*1-2 p.m. (Large Animal track) Dr. Heath King "Practice Tips for Bovine Reproduction"
*2-3 p.m. Dr. Christine Calder "Aggression in the Veterinary Hospital"
*3-4 p.m. (Small Animal track) Dr. Marc Seitz "Don't let them bleed to death: Auto-transfusion is cheap and easy"
*3-4 p.m. (Large Animal track) Dr. Heath King "Practice Tips in Equine Production"
*4-5 p.m. Dr. Christine Calder "Prevention of Behavior Problems: Puppies and Kittens"

Mix & Mingle at the MAFES Conference Center/ “Bull Barn” at 6:30 p.m. ~ This will be a time to enjoy a casual meal with classmates and their families.
*Tickets purchased in advance by Friday, October 6 are $15.00 per adult, $5.00 for kids ages 3 and up, free for children 2 and under. 
*Tickets purchased after Friday, October 6 or at the door are $20 per adult, $5.00 for kids ages 3 and up, free for children 2 and under.

Check or cash is accepted for payment for tickets. Checks should be made payable to the MSU Foundation, Inc and mailed to: MSU-CVM, Attn: Melissa Montgomery, P.O. Box 6100, MS State, MS 39762. Call 662-325-0465 with any questions.

Dress: Casual

Saturday, October 14, 2017
College of Veterinary Medicine Tailgate ~ Join classmates, CVM faculty, staff, and students for fun fellowship before and after the game. Complimentary food and drinks will be provided. Location: T.B.A. 

MSU vs. BYU: Time T.B.A.
~ Enjoy MSU football at its best! 
A block of 40 tickets are available at the reduced price of $15.00 per ticket. Please RSVP for tickets via the online RSVP form and mail payment for your tickets to Melissa Montgomery. Checks should be made payable to the MSU Foundation, Inc and mailed to: MSU-CVM, Attn: Melissa Montgomery, P.O. Box 6100, MS State, MS 39762. Call 662-325-0465 with any questions.

Suggested hotels for Alumni Weekend include:

Starkville, MS hotels:

Hilton Garden Inn-662-615-9664
LaQuinta Inn & Suites-662-270-4100
Hampton Inn-662-324-1333
Comfort Suites-662-324-9595
Holiday Inn Express & Suites-662-324-0076
Courtyard by Marriott @ the Mill-662-324-0076
Days Inn & Suites-662-324-5555

Columbus, MS hotels:
Wingate by Wyndham-662-327-9999
Hyatt Place, Columbus-662-370-1800
Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus-662-245-1085
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Columbus-662-241-1990
Courtyard by Marriott Columbus-662-245-1540

West Point, MS hotels: 
Hampton Inn & Suites West Point-662-494-7802
Americas Best Value Inn- 662-494-7090
Days Inn-662-494-1995


Please encourage your classmates to attend. If you’d like to volunteer to serve as a class leader who is responsible for contacting your classmates, let us know. 

We look forward to seeing you on campus soon for this special reunion!  Signup-(RSVP) here

 

 

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