Tag Archives: Veterinary Technology

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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Eau Claire Campus Graduate Finds Dream Job in Lone Star State

Samantha Peterson walked across the graduation stage on Oct. 1, 2015. Two days later, she embarked on a two-day road trip that ended in Live Oaks, Texas, – 1,200 miles from campus and her longtime home. Texas was not a random destination. Samantha’s husband, who is a firefighter, moved down to Texas while Sam was in
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Think Twice Before Buying an Easter Pet

You might think Easter is the perfect time to buy a pet rabbit, chicken or duck for your family, however, you might want to think more about it first. First off, you should know that rabbits can live 8 to 12 years, almost as long as cats and dogs live. Rabbits can make great pets, but
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Campus Vaccination Clinic Raises Money for Local Animal Hospital

Globe University-Woodbury campus Student Chapter of National Veterinary Technicians in America (SCNAVTA) hosted a vaccination clinic fundraiser to help raise money for the Angel Fund for the Hudson Animal Hospital located across the street from the campus. Students and staff brought in their pets for a variety of services including vaccinations, microchips, heartworm or FeLV/FIV tests,
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They’re not Kidding Around! Vet Tech Students get hands-on Experience at Local Goat Farm

Globe University La Crosse students from the Vet Tech club SCNAVTA recently went on a field trip to help out at the Proksch/Hass Goat Farm in Genoa, WI. While at the farm, students assisted by cleaning pens and prepping them for new baby goats, moving baby goats into pens, bottle feeding baby goats, as well as observing and
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Instructor Spotlight: Get to Know Kari Laumb

Want to know more about one of your veterinary technology instructors? Here’s your chance! Kari Laumb has been a veterinary technology instructor at Globe University La Crosse since 2011. In addition to her role as an instructor at Globe, she also helps out with SCNAVTA and takes massage therapy classes at Globe. “I wanted to take massage
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