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Globe University-Green Bay to Host National Veterinary Technician Speaker

Area veterinary professionals are invited to attend our free continuing education event: Dancing at “The Bridge”: A Kitchen Table Discussion of Love, Life and the Pursuit of a Good Death Saturday, August 2, 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Continental breakfast will be … Continue reading

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Senator Shilling’s “Inside Look” at Globe University-La Crosse

Senator Jennifer Shilling was sure in for a surprise when she visited Globe University-La Crosse recently. Courtesy of a vet tech class, Senator Shilling had the opportunity to witness a goat necropsy, which is similar to an autopsy, used to … Continue reading

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Have You Ever Met an African Spurred Tortoise?

Veterinary technology students in Melanie Broullire’s Lab Animals, Exotics and Pocket Pets class were excited to meet some exotic animals and learn a wealth of information from Jamie Kozloski, the founder of Kingdom Animalia Exotic Animal Rescue. Students really enjoyed … Continue reading

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3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Vet Tech School

Finding the Right Vet Tech School You love animals. You want to make a difference. You want a career with a strong job outlook. A career as a veterinary technician or veterinary technologist (vet tech) may be right for you. … Continue reading

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Globe University Vet Tech and Massage Therapy Students Volunteer at Cats Anonymous Spay Day

Written by Ashley Scott, lead applied learning instructor Globe University-Green Bay students in Ashley Scott’s Global Citizenship course spent their Saturday volunteering with Cats Anonymous for their trap and release day or more commonly referred to as TNR. Cats Anonymous … Continue reading

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Vet Tech Students Show Rep. Sargent How to Gown Up for Surgery

When State Representative Melissa Sargent visited the Globe University–Madison East campus this week, she probably didn’t expect to be gowning up for surgery, but that’s exactly what she did! Gowning Up After a tour of the Madison East campus, Rep. … Continue reading

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Veterinary Technology Student Puts Skills to Work in Job Setting

Samantha Engel is practicing what she is learning in the classroom on an everyday basis. Not only is she in the veterinary technology program at the Globe University-Eau Claire campus, but she is also working at the Eau Claire Animal … Continue reading

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Spay Day in Ecuador Helps Improve Lives of a Town

Our veterinary technology program chair and instructors recently organized and participated in a spay day in Ecuador. Jennie Wertel, vet tech program chair, wanted to do the spay day because she had connections to the area and there is a … Continue reading

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Hands-On Skills: Vital Experience for Vet Tech Students

Not all shelter pets are lucky enough to receive as much care and attention as the Small Animal Dentistry and Surgical Assisting class provides. Fortunately, Vet Tech Program Chair Amy Stinson works hard to bring vet tech students and local … Continue reading

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Reptiles and Amphibians

Who didn’t love the zoo as a child, or even as an adult? I am a sucker for anything animal related, so when I heard that there were going to be snakes, lizards, frogs and turtles on campus, I was … Continue reading

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