News and Updates

Below you’ll find the latest news and articles regarding ICVA and the NAVLE, as well as the most recent ICVA newsletter.

November 27, 2023

Winter and New Year Holidays

The ICVA office will be closed beginning the afternoon of Friday, December 22, and will reopen for regular hours on Tuesday, January 2, 2024. The best way to contact our office with any issues is by e-mailing On days when the office is open, ICVA staff are available to answer e-mails from 7:30am to 4:30pm (Central time) Monday through Friday.

September 22, 2023

Tonee McFarlane Celebrates 25 Years with ICVA

Tonee McFarlane Celebrates 25 Years with ICVAJoin us in congratulating Tonee on her 25th work anniversary and expanded role.

September 12, 2023

ICVA Welcomes New Program Operations Administrator

Learn about ICVA’s newest employee, Baylor Harton.

June 16, 2023

Hecker Selected for Veterinary Education Group

Dr. Kent Hecker, ICVA Chief Assessment Officer, was recently selected as a founding member of the distinguished expert cohort for the Academy of Veterinary Educators (AVE).

June 15, 2023

New Task Force created

During the January 2023 meeting, the ICVA Board of Directors made an important decision to establish an International Activities Task Force.

June 7, 2023

DEI-P Task Force Takes First Steps

ICVA work with ReadySet Consulting Off to a Strong Start.

May 26, 2023

McFarlane Takes on New Role

Program Manager Tonee McFarlane Expands on Current Role

May 22, 2023

April 2023 NAVLE Scores Released

NAVLE Score Reports are now available to candidates that tested April 3-22, 2023. Access your 2023 NAVLE results via the internet via an email link that was sent to your email address on file here at the ICVA or access through the NAVLE Candidate Dashboard.

May 10, 2023

Dr. Courtney Vengrin Completes Graphic Design Program

Dr. Courtney Vengrin, Senior Director of Assessment, recently completed the Fundamentals of Graphic Design certificate program through Emory University.

April 11, 2023

Kelly Collins Becomes SHRM Certified Professional

A member of the ICVA staff since 2019, Kelly Collins recently became a SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) under the world's largest HR membership organization, The Society for Human Resource Management.