State Spotlight

Blindfolded Freshmen Veterinary students stand in a circle around one student at the horse park as an ice-breaker exercise.

Breaking the Ice

MSU's College of Veterinary Medicine welcomes 95 students in the Class of 2021 to campus this week. Students began their three-day orientation with team-building activities held at the Mississippi Horse Park. Orientation will end Friday with a coating ceremony, during which students will receive their lab coats and recite the veterinary student oath. Classes for the new veterinary medicine students begin Monday.

Photo by: Tom Thompson

June 23, 2017