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    • A Tribute to Tuskegee 

      Smith, Donald F.; Davis, Cheryl (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-17)
      Martin Luther King, Jr. Day should nor pass by without a tribute to Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine. The Institute (later to become a university) was established in 1881 by former slave, Booker T. ...
    • A Veterinary Student's Contribution to the History of African-American DVM Education 

      Morrissey, Jennifer (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-02-06)
      While a veterinary student, Dr. Jennifer Morrissey took an interest in the history of early African-American veterinary students at Cornell and was eventually able to identity six black graduates between 1910 and 1919. She ...
    • Are Production Animal Jobs Improving for 2014 Veterinary Graduates? 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-05-05)
      Over the past decade, several veterinary colleges have instituted specialized recruiting and educational programs for students interested in become rural or food animal veterinarians. This was for many years considered a ...
    • A biography of and interview with Carleton W. Potter 

      Smith, Donald F. (2010-07-15)
      The son of veterinarian, Carleton W. Potter graduated from Cornell University 22 years after his father, Wilburn H. Potter. However, unlike his father, who combined dairy farming and general practice, Carleton devoted his ...
    • A biography of and interview with George E. Ross, Jr. 

      Massaro, Andrew J. (2012-04-12)
      Growing up in Kansas, George E. Ross, Jr. watched as the veterinarians cared for his horse and realized he aspired to be a surgeon. He was the first member of his family to graduate from college and received his DVM from ...
    • Dr. Jane Brunt: Her Diverse Formative Years 

      Smith, Donald F.; Kumble, Julie; Hagstrom, Melena (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-04-03)
      This story presents how Dr. Jane Brunt's diverse educational background prepared her for becoming a pioneering feline specialist, owning a successful feline-only practice, and serving as executive director of the grassroots ...
    • Dr. Ronnie Elmore Takes Diversity to Another Level at Kansas State University 

      Smith, Donald F.; Erickson, Howard H. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2013-06-30)
      Dr. Ronnie G. Elmore is applaud for supporting the administration of Kansas State University and its College of Veterinary Medicine's efforts in promoting diversity in various ways.
    • Elective Course in the History of Veterinary Medicine 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-04-24)
      A one-half credit elective course called, Veterinary Medicine: The Versatile Profession, has been offered to all four veterinary classes since 2009. The course has been well received by students, many of whom comment that ...
    • Interview recording: George E. Ross, Jr., DVM 

      Massaro, Andrew J. (2012-04-11)
      Interview of George E. Ross, Jr., DVM, Class of 1960, Kansas State University. Interview Date: February 9, 2012. Interviewer: Andrew J. Massaro, DVM candidate, Class of 2015, Cornell.