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Interview with Dr. Valerie Ragan, Director of the Center for Public and Corporate Veterinary Medicine at VMRCVM

When I was doing research for my list of DVM programs with the best options for students interested in global vet med, the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine was clearly one of the schools at the top. Along with solid offerings in the core curriculum, VMRCVM utilizes “tracking,” where students get to choose a branch of veterinary medicine and focusRead More »

Interview with Casey Quimby, co-founder of Animals Fiji

Animals Fiji was a wonderful brief volunteering experience.  I visited for 3 days at the beginning of a vacation, and I wish I’d been able to spend more time with the group.  (Read my trip review here.)  Animals Fiji is definitely a top recommendation for a place to volunteer.  American expat and co-fouder Casey Quimby was kind enough toRead More »

Interview with Selaine d’Ambrosi, founder of Ayuda Guatemala

Ayuda was one of my best volunteering experiences, even though it was just for two days. Founder Selaine d’Ambrosi was clearly a force to be reckoned with, and she was kind enough to do an interview for my blog. I hope this will be a useful post for students who are curious about small-scale internationalRead More »