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 purchase 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 purchase 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 is available at the reduced price of $15.00 per ticket. Please RSVP for tickets to Sykes Zimmerman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 662-325-1131.

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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