Monday, September 8, 2014

SCAVMA/IVSA/Hill's Lunch Lecture

Where: Alumni Hall

When: 12:30-1:30pm

SCAVMA, IVSA, and Hill's are co-hosting a lunchtime lecture for students who received funding and/or sponsorship from our organizations to discuss their summer experiences from this past summer.

Lunch will be provided by Mocha Spoke. Drinks will be provided too.

Hill's will have raffles for prizes! See you there!

What is being discussed at the meeting:
• World Vets in Nicaragua
• Humane Society VMA-Rural Area Veterinary Services
• LeaderDogs Externship
• NicaVets Trip
• MARVET Mexico 2014
• IVSA Student Exchange Madrid, Spain
Alumni Relations Officein conjunction with the
School of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Association
Alumni Grand Rounds: Lunch-time Lecture
Alumni Hall, Tuesday September 9th, 12:30 - 1:20 p.m.

Audience: SVM Students; Faculty
Presenters: Dr. Angela Muoio, SGUSVM 2004; Dr. Michele Consiglio, SGUSVM 2004 & Dr. Janet Weistock, SGUSVM 2004
FormatThere will also be open discussion about the experience of the alumni at St. George's University, the progression from Basic Sciences to the Clinical Years and beyond, their current practice and area(s) of interest.

Questions are strongly encouraged.
Pizza lunch will be provided!

Monday, September 1, 2014

1st General Meeting

When: Tuesday September 9th @ 6:00 pm

Where: Charter Lecture Hall

Come on out and hear what SGU SCAVMA and the AVMA are all about as well as all the great events we will be hosting this term!

We will also be selling SCAVMA Gear! Totes and duffle bags :) Bring your $

In the meantime here is the latest SCAVMA brochure with more info about SCAVMA and the AVMA

Sunday, August 31, 2014

SVM White Coat Ceremony and VSL Renaming Ceremony

On Monday September 1st, there will be two exciting ceremonies for students and faculty to attend and show their support!

At 5:30 pm in the VSL courtyard, will be the Renaming Ceremony of the Veterinary School Lecture Hall in honor of the past SVM Dean, Dr. Raymond Sis and his wife, Jan Sis. Students are encouraged to attend and show their support for everything the Sis's have done for SGU School of Veterinary Medicine!

At 6:30 pm in Charter Hall, will be the SVM White Coat ceremony to welcome the new Term 1 students in to the veterinary medical profession. The white coat will symbolize their commitment to uphold the duties of the profession and they will take the Veterinarians Oath.

Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine,
 I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society 
through the protection of animal health and welfare,
 the prevention and relief of animal suffering,
 the conservation of animal resources,
 the promotion of public health, 
and the advancement of medical knowledge.

I will practice my profession conscientiously, 
with dignity, and in keeping with the principles of veterinary medical ethics.

I accept as a lifelong obligation 
the continual improvement of my professional knowledge and competence.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

1st General Meeting

TO BE RESCHEDULED due to scheduling conflict......

Our first general meeting this term will be held at 12:20pm at Bourne Lecture hall on Thursday August 28th.

Come on down to learn more about SCAVMA and the AVMA and to hear what awesome events we will be hosting this term! We will also be announcing which SCAVMA E-board positions will be available for the Spring/Fall 2015 year!

Food will be served after the meeting around 1:15pm. (Glover's pizza)

In the meantime here is the latest SCAVMA brochure with more info about SCAVMA and the AVMA

Friday, August 22, 2014

Hey everyone! Come out to Black Sand Beach on campus at 6:30 - 9:30 for our Welcome Back Get Together! Meet some of the SVM clubs, get some merchandise, food, drinks, pastries and mingle! Cold drinks and hamburgers, hot dogs, and veggie burgers will be provided! Dogs are welcome too!

After the BBQ we will be having an after party at Woody's starting at 10:00. Everyone deserves a break after the first week of classes :)  The busses will leave from the campus bus stop and run from 10:00-1:00 every 30 minutes and every 15 minutes from 1:00-2:00am. 

10EC cover with profits going to IVSA (International Veterinary Students' Association). 

Please also bring SGU ID for entry.

DRINK SPECIALS! $5EC for beer, $10EC for Rum punch or any rum mixed drink.

FOOD SPECIALS! $10EC for burgers, $20EC for wings. Fries both small and large portions will be sold as well!

Thanks and see you all there!!

Sunday, August 17, 2014

SCAVMA Welcomes Dr. Gibson and Dr. Peterson as Faculty Adviser

We would like to announce and welcome Dr. Kathryn E. Gibson and Dr. Ross Peterson as the new faculty advisors for SCAVMA. We look forward to working with them this year!