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Environmental Sciences


Going for Global Gains

Working with entrepreneurs in emerging economies, CALS students help small companies respond to challenges and opportunities through a new program started by Applied Economics and Management professor Ralph Christy.


Land Grant

SMART Listeners

The Cornell International Institute for Food, Agriculture, and Development and Catholic Relief Services join forces to reduce rural poverty in northern India and east Africa.




Life Sciences

The Fantastic World of Plants

From food to fuel to medical cures, CALS plant biologists are finding new ways to harness the powerful characteristics of the flora that surround us.




Applied Social Sciences

Feeding Hungry Minds

Professor Per Pinstrup-Andersen, World Food Prize winner and
inspirational teacher, strives to fix the global food system and
eliminate world hunger, one student at a time.


Creative ways to Give
Ignite the Power
Display Diploma



Web Exclusives

Reflections of friends and colleagues on Dean Henry's decade of leadership.

Dean Henry retrospective

As Dean Susan Henry prepares to step down, we look back at 10 years of her innovative leadership.

Dean Henry retrospective

Alumnus Arthur Smith III ’75 spent five years documenting a thriving polar bear society’s fight for survival in this award-winning film.

Ice Bears

The Galapagos may get all the glory, but much of Darwin’s groundbreaking work in plant diversity was done in this South American region, as the students of BIOPL 2300 discovered.

Darwin's Patagonia

Discover the many places where CALS, the “Land Grant College to the World,” is making a difference.

CALS International Map

From basketball to hockey to wrestling, CALS scholar-athletes have put the college on the map this winter.

CALS International Map