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.
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!
Suggested hotels for Alumni Weekend include:
Starkville, MS hotels:
Hilton Garden Inn-662-615-9664
LaQuinta Inn & Suites-662-270-4100
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
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