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Parents and Family Day

Parents and Family Day

Dr. Joyce Knoll, Dean, ad interim and the Cummings School Advancement Team cordially invite you to Cummings School's Parents & Family Day on Saturday, November 17, 2018. Please join us for a day of enjoyable and informational activities including guided campus tours, faculty presentations, a moderated discussion panel with a distinguished group of alumni and best of all, spending time with your family on campus. Wrap up the day's activities by attending the annual SAVMA auction at 2:00 pm at the Elm's Café. We hope to see you there!

2018 Parents and Family Day Schedule
Saturday, November 17, 2018

  • 8:30 am – 10:30 am

    Registration and Continental Breakfast
    Agnes Varis Campus Center, Elms Café

  • 9:00 am – 9:45 am

    Early Bird Guided Tour - Optional

    Choose between a tour of the Foster Hospital, Farm, or Wildlife Clinic

    All tours will meet on the lawn in front of the Agnes Varis Campus Center

  • 9:50 am - 10:00 am

    Welcome and Overview: Dr. Joyce Knoll, Dean ad interim
    Agnes Varis Campus Center, Auditorium

  • 10:15 am – 11:00 am

    Faculty Talk: Dr. J. Hellen Amuguni, Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases
    Topic: “Using a One Health Approach to Build Community Resilience to Infectious Diseases and Train Global Health Leaders”
    Agnes Varis Campus Center, Auditorium

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    Guided Tour
    Choose between a tour of the Foster Hospital, Farm, or Wildlife Clinic
    All tours will meet on the lawn in front of the Agnes Varis Campus Center

  • 11:15 am – 12:00 pm

    Wellness Panel: “The New Generation of Veterinarians: The Challenges of Health and Well-Being in a Caring Profession”
    Agnes Varis Campus Center, Auditorium

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    Guided Tour
    Choose between a tour of the Foster Hospital, Farm, or Wildlife Clinic
    All tours will meet on the lawn in front of the Agnes Varis Campus Center

  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

    LUNCH
    Agnes Varis Campus Center, Elms Café

  • 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

    DVM Alumni Panel
    Agnes Varis Campus Center, Auditorium

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    Guided Tour
    Choose between a tour of the Foster Hospital, Farm, or Wildlife Clinic
    All tours will meet on the lawn in front of the Agnes Varis Campus Center

  • 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

    SAVMA Auction & Dessert Reception
    Agnes Varis Campus Center, Elms Café

    The David McGrath Veterinary Teaching Laboratory will be open 10:00 am–1:00 pm