<div dir="ltr"><ul><li><font face="tahoma, sans-serif" size="4">Campus Carnival - September 22nd (3pm - 5 pm in the Quad)</font></li><li><font face="tahoma, sans-serif" size="4">Clinical Conference - Wednesday, September 27th</font></li><li><font face="tahoma, sans-serif" size="4">International Research Opportunity - Deadline November 8th</font></li><li><font face="tahoma, sans-serif" size="4">Life at VetCor Back to School Kickoff</font></li><li><font face="tahoma, sans-serif" size="4">MacLauchlan Prize for Effective Writing $500 - Deadline October 6th</font></li></ul><div><br></div><div><b><u><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Campus Carnival - September 22nd (3pm - 5pm in the Quad):</font></u></b></div><div><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241)">Join your teammates, co-workers, and panther alumni family on Friday, September 22 from </span><span class="gmail-aBn" tabindex="0" style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241)"><span class="gmail-aQJ">3:00 pm to 5:00 pm</span></span><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241)"> in the UPEI Quadrangle for some awesome FUN! </span><br style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241);margin:0px;outline:none;padding:0px;box-sizing:border-box"><br style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241);margin:0px;outline:none;padding:0px;box-sizing:border-box"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241)">Free hot dog BBQ, cotton candy, snow cones, bungee run, giant screamer slide, fun games, SWAG prizes and music by- DJ Dex! Don’t forget to bring your toonies for a chance to DUNK these fine folks ~Chris Huggan, Bruce Donaldson, Leigh Reid, Alicia Bremner and SR. Susan Kidd …they can’t wait to get soaked in the Toonie Toss Dunk Tank...all in support of Student Mental Health! </span><br style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241);margin:0px;outline:none;padding:0px;box-sizing:border-box"><br style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241);margin:0px;outline:none;padding:0px;box-sizing:border-box"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:rgb(243,243,241)">For a full schedule of Homecoming 2017 events visit </span><a href="http://www.upei.ca/homecoming" target="_blank" style="color:rgb(140,32,4);background:none 100% 50% no-repeat;margin:0px;outline:none;padding:0px;text-decoration-line:none;box-sizing:border-box;border-width:0px">www.upei.ca/homecoming</a><br></font></div><div><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div><b><u><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Clinical Conference - Wednesday, September 27th:</font></u></b></div><div><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.8px">The final 3 presenters are:</span><br></font></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><b><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Dr. Tessa Spooner</font></b></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Topic:  <span style="text-align:center">Surgical Excision of a Mandibular Ameloblastic Fibroma in a Dog</span></font></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><b><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Dr. Thomas Olney</font></b></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="text-align:center">Topic:  </span><span style="text-align:center">Neonatal Calf Diarrhea subsequent to failure of Passive Transfer in Dairy Calves</span></font></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><b><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Dr. Alejandro Alvarez-Sanchez</font></b></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="text-align:center">Topic:  </span><span style="text-align:center">Splenic Torsion in a Dog</span></font></div></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><b><u><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">International Research Opportunity - Deadline November 8th:</font></u></b></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="text-align:center"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div><p class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12.8px;margin-bottom:10pt;line-height:14.72px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.8px">The Mitacs Globalink Research Award funds research collaborations between senior undergraduate and graduate students and faculty members at a university overseas.</span><br></font></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12.8px;margin-bottom:10pt;line-height:14.72px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.8px">Mitacs is accepting applications for competitive international research opportunities, including student travel to and from Canada. The deadline to apply is </span><b style="font-size:12.8px"><span class="gmail-m_675334851523158418m_3109287082467161848gmail-aBn"><span class="gmail-m_675334851523158418m_3109287082467161848gmail-aQJ"><span class="gmail-aBn" tabindex="0"><span class="gmail-aQJ">November 8, 2017</span></span></span></span>, at <span class="gmail-m_675334851523158418m_3109287082467161848gmail-aBn"><span class="gmail-m_675334851523158418m_3109287082467161848gmail-aQJ"><span class="gmail-aBn" tabindex="0"><span class="gmail-aQJ">5 p.m. PT</span></span></span></span>.</b><br></font></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12.8px;margin-bottom:10pt;line-height:14.72px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Projects last 12–24 weeks and are open to senior undergraduate and graduate students in all disciplines. Funding starts at $6,000.<u></u><u></u></font></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12.8px;margin-bottom:10pt;line-height:14.72px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><a href="https://www.mitacs.ca/en/programs/globalink/globalink-research-award?utm_source=call&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=GRACall-Sept2017-CanadianContacts" target="_blank"><b><i><span style="color:rgb(5,99,193)">Students in Canada can do research in:</span></i></b></a><b><i><u></u><u></u></i></b></font></p><ul style="font-size:12.8px"><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Brazil<br></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">China<br></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">France: at public universities, Inria Research Centres, or Grandes <span lang="FR-CA" style="font-size:12.8px">Écoles</span><br></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">India<br></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Israel<br></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Korea<br></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Mexico<br></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Tunisia<br></font></li></ul><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity and would like assistance in identifying a research supervisor abroad, you can contact Dr. Larry Hammell, Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, at <a href="mailto:lhammell@upei.ca" target="_blank">lhammell@upei.ca</a> or <a href="tel:(902)%20566-0728" value="+19025660728" target="_blank">(902) 566 0728</a>.</font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="font-size:12.8px"><b><u><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Life at VetCor Back to School Kickoff:</font></u></b></span></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span style="font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><br></font></span></div><div><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt"><span style="font-family:tahoma,sans-serif;background-color:transparent;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">As you’re settling into the 2017/2018 school year, we hope you’ll take a minute to see what </span><a href="http://www.vetcor.com/" target="_blank" style="font-family:tahoma,sans-serif;text-decoration-line:none"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,255);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline">VetCor</span></a><span style="font-family:tahoma,sans-serif;background-color:transparent;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"> has to offer students like you.  </span><br></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">VetCor offers:</font></span></p><ul style="margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;list-style-type:disc;background-color:transparent"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">A thoughtful orientation plan to help new graduates successfully start their careers</font></span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;list-style-type:disc;background-color:transparent"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Numerous externship and new grad opportunities across 230+ locations and 24 states</font></span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;list-style-type:disc;background-color:transparent"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">A wide variety of practices and community styles, in lively cities, outstanding suburbs, and charming country settings</font></span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:15px;color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;list-style-type:disc;background-color:transparent"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt"><span style="vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">A culture based on supporting each of our veterinarians’ tailored approach to veterinary care</font></span></p></li></ul><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent">Right now we would love to hear from any students looking for externships or the perfect place to kick off their career</span><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent">. Visit our careers page to learn about </span><a href="http://www.vetcor.com/careers/job-opportunities" target="_blank" style="text-decoration-line:none"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,255);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline">job opportunities</span></a><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent">, check out helpful tips for </span><a href="http://www.vetcor.com/career-tips/surviving-your-first-year-at-vet-school" target="_blank" style="text-decoration-line:none"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,255);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline">settling into school</span></a><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent"> and sign up for our </span><a href="http://www.vetcor.com/careers-newsletter" target="_blank" style="text-decoration-line:none"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,255);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline">quarterly careers newsletter</span></a><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent">. </span></font></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent">Anyone with questions about </span><a href="http://www.vetcor.com/life-at-vetcor" target="_blank" style="text-decoration-line:none"><span style="color:rgb(0,0,255);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;text-decoration-line:underline">Life at VetCor</span></a><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0);vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent"> and the opportunities we provide is welcome to contact me at any time.</span></font></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt"><span style="white-space:pre-wrap;color:rgb(0,0,0)"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Jess Bird - Phone: 508-737-5806 & Email: <a href="mailto:jbird@vetcor.com">jbird@vetcor.com</a></font></span><br></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt"><br></p><p style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt"><span style="white-space:pre-wrap;color:rgb(0,0,0)"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><b><u>MacLauchlan Prize for Effective Writing $500 - Deadline October 6th:</u></b></font></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;font-size:12.8px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial">Attention to the Classes of 2018, 2019 and 2020,</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:12pt"></span></font></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;font-size:12.8px;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"> </font></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;font-size:12.8px;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Did you produce an outstanding piece of written work during the past year (September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2017) as part of an AVC course? Maybe in Introduction to Veterinary Medicine, Anatomy, Animal Behaviour and Welfare, or Pharmacology and Toxicology, while on a clinical rotation, or anywhere else....</font></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;font-size:12.8px;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"> </font></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;font-size:12.8px;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt">If so, you may be eligible to </span><b><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt;color:blue">win a <span class="gmail-m_5243033069507316823gmail-il">MacLauchlan</span> Prize for <span class="gmail-m_5243033069507316823gmail-il">Effective</span> <span class="gmail-m_5243033069507316823gmail-il">Writing</span> and $<wbr>500 cash</span></b><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt">! Up to 3 awards are reserved just for AVC students so apply now - it's quick and easy!</span></font></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;font-size:12.8px;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"> </font></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;font-size:12.8px;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">See the attached notice and application form. Complete the form and attach the following:</font></span></p><p class="gmail-m_5243033069507316823gmail-m_6035108376982990769gmail-MsoListParagraphCxSpFirst" style="font-size:12.8px;margin-bottom:0.0001pt;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial"></p><ol style="font-size:12.8px"><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span><span style="font-size:9.5pt">A copy of the written work to be considered</span><br></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt"><span style="font-variant-numeric:normal;font-stretch:normal;font-size:7pt"> </span></span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.5pt">A brief note of support of no more than 250 words from your course instructor, coordinator, or Department Chair</span></font></li><li style="margin-left:15px"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">A brief note of no more than 250 words from you indicating how the piece has helped to improve your <span class="gmail-m_5243033069507316823gmail-il">writing</span></font></span></li></ol><p style="font-size:12.8px"></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;font-size:12.8px;background-image:initial;background-size:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-position:initial;background-repeat:initial"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="font-size:9.5pt">Submit the application form to <b>Karen Roche at</b> <a href="mailto:kroche@upei.ca" target="_blank">kroche@upei.ca</a></span><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span><i style="font-size:9.5pt">(not</i><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> to the Scholarship and Awards Committee) by </span><b style="font-size:9.5pt"><span class="gmail-aBn" tabindex="0"><span class="gmail-aQJ">October 6</span></span></b><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></font></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:10pt">-- <br></p></div></div><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr">Lisa Heron<div>Academic & Student Affairs</div><div><a hre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