2012 Grand Council

November 9 - 11 at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Visit our photo galleries to see more photos from the 2011 Grand Council. Photos from the 2012 Grand Council will also be posted soon!

2012 Grand Council Chapter Awards

T.C. Fitzgerald Memorial Progress Award: in honor of the late devoted, longtime adviser of Zeta Chapter; Recognizes the chapter that had made the greatest strides during the past year in improving its chapter facilities, increasing its membership, inducting honorary members, and contributing the greatest on the whole to the advancement of the veterinary profession.

This year's recipient of the T.C. Fitzgerald Award is Pi Chapter (Tuskegee University).

Dr. Robert W. Vesper Community Service Award: in memory of a Grand Council past president and alumni of Gamma Chapter; recognizes the chapter which has provided the most service support activities to its college, university, and surrounding community.

The award recipient is Pi Chapter (Tuskegee University).

J.P. Donahue Award for Sustained Excellence: Charity ball, Heifer International, celebrity events, and breast cancer research are a few of the charities this chapter supports. Sometimes, you may find a few of them crossing the border to keep up intercollegiate relations.

This year's award recipient, for the fourth year in a row, is Beta Chapter (Cornell University).

Gonzo Olympics Winner: Each host chapter can add their own fun Gonzo awards. Some of the traditional awards are for the clothesline game, overall award for chapter winning the most events, and best cheaters.

This year's award recipient is Theta Chapter (University of Illinois) and Gamma Chapter (The Ohio State University).

Attendance Award recipient: Delta Chapter, OVC (University of Ontario at Guelph).

John C. Gordon Awards: This award acknowledges superior OTS members at a national level. Each of these recipients will receive a $500.00 cash award.

Nick Buchok, Delta Chapter, University of Ontario at Guelph
Alyson Frederick, Eta Chapter, University of Georgia
Victoria Gifford, Pi Chapter, Tuskegee University

The next Grand Council will be hosted by Eta Chapter at the University of Georgia; the date will be posted soon!