Tag Archives: Veterinary Technology

Globe University-La Crosse Programs Donate Back to the Community

The Globe University-La Crosse campus has an ongoing partnership with New Horizon’s Domestic Abuse Shelter. The La Crosse campus prepared and donated personal gift bags to the shelter over the summer and participated in the Domestic Abuse Walk in October. This time, Massage Therapy students were able to get a break from their studies in November
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Globe University-La Crosse Vet Tech Students Attend WVTA Convention

On Oct. 14, 2016, seven Veterinary Technology students and staff from Globe University-La Crosse attended the Wisconsin Veterinary Technician Association (WVTA) Convention. The convention was held for three days at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin, and was held by the WVTA, a nonprofit organization made up of veterinary technicians and a health care
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Globe Graduate Adopts Shelter Dog She Met on Woodbury Campus

If you are looking for a furry new member of the family, start by checking out adopting and looking to your local shelters. There are so many sweet dogs and cats that would love nothing more than to be the newest member of your family! In honor of Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, recent Globe University graduate
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Halloween: More than Costumes and Candy?

Halloween was originally known as All Hallows’ Eve back in the eighth century, when people would have bonfires and wore costumes to ward off ghosts, according to The History Channel. This celebration of superstition has turned into something very different than what once was. Today, Halloween has turned into not only pumpkins, costumes and candy,
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St. Cloud Vet Tech Students Help with Woofstock 2016 Fundraiser

On Sept. 10, 2016, the SCNAVTA group at the St. Cloud Minnesota School of Business campus participated in Woofstock 2016, a fundraiser for Tri-County Humane Society. The Tri-County Humane Society provides services for over 3,000 animals every year. Each pet is evaluated, examined, given appropriate vaccinations and dewormings, spayed/neutered, treated for ailments and injuries as
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Why Adopt a Shelter Dog?

October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month and both the Globe University’s veterinary technology department and local pet wellness shop, Pet Evolution in Woodbury both have something to say about why you should adopt a dog or a cat. They Need You: Each year, approximately 2.7 million animals are euthanized (1.2 million dogs and 1.4
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Globe University 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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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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