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  • On the Job: Marie Childress

    Bringing the 'A' game Marie Childress, who has worked at the U. of I.'s College of Veterinary Medicine for 26 years, says that going the extra mile is what makes the employees there stand out. "Around here, it's ultimately about the patient," she said. "There's an attitude of, 'If something's not right, let's fix it and get it right.' " At home, Childress likes to play video games with her children - which she sees as bonding time and a way to promote their interest in technology.  Click photo to enlarge

    Bringing the 'A' game
    Marie Childress, who has worked at the U. of I.'s College of Veterinary Medicine for 26 years, says that going the extra mile is what makes the employees there stand out. "Around here, it's ultimately about the patient," she said. "There's an attitude of, 'If something's not right, let's fix it and get it right.' " At home, Childress likes to play video games with her children - which she sees as bonding time and a way to promote their interest in technology. 

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