Pennsylvania Farm Show
(Top to bottom) The Penn Vet Working Dog Center made a showing at the event. Penn Director of Commonwealth Relations Michael Smith, PA Governor Tom Wolfe, PA Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding, Penn Vet Dean Andrew Hoffman, and Associate Dean of Sustainable Agriculture and Veterinary Practices Dr. Gary Althouse. Dean Hoffman met with the State Officer team from the Pennsylvania FFA organization. Young guests stopped by the booth’s AgExplorers station to learn more about Penn Vet’s role in PA agriculture. Michael Smith and Dean Andrew Hoffman spoke with Representative Barbara Gleim. Children looked at bones on the “yucky stuff” table. Visit here for more photos from the Farm Show.
Penn Annual Conference
Veterinarians and technicians attended the 119th Penn Annual Conference, one of the nation’s largest continuing education programs. Visit here for more photos from the conference.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Event
In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, the Ryan Hospital held a free wellness and vaccination clinic for the local community. This year our student organizers included a human wellness component. Pet owners were able to address their own personal dental and health concerns with RNs from Penn Nursing and Penn Dental students. Visit here for more photos from the clinic.
Parents & Partners Day
Parents and partners of the Class of 2023 visited Penn Vet for a day to learn about the life of their students from administration, faculty, and upperclassmen, touring Philadelphia and New Bolton Center campuses. Visit here for more photos from Parents & Partners Day.
Native Heritage Month Celebration
Penn Vet hosted members of the Iroquois Confederacy, who shared their culture through song and dance. The celebration was held in conjunction with the Penn Native Community Council, Penn’s Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, and the Albert M. Greenfield Intercultural Center. Visit here for more photos from the celebration.