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CALS News: The Magazine of Cornell University's College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences

CALS News is published twice a year by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, a unit of the State University of New York, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y. Beginning spring 2009, CALS News is moving toward electronic dissemination in support of Cornell University's sustainability efforts. Cornell University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer.

The Ronald P. Lynch Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Kathryn J. Boor ’80

Senior Associate Deans
Jan P. Nyrop
Max Pfeffer

Associate Dean and Director of Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station (CUAES)
Michael P. Hoffmann

Associate Dean for Alumni Affairs, and Development
Michael P. Riley Jr. ’87

Senior Director of Alumni Affairs and Development
Sharon L. Detzer ’88

Co-Directors of Communications (interim) and Executive Editors, CALS News
E. Lauren Chambliss
Ellen Leventry ’95

Production Coordinator
Gemma Osborne

Managing Editor
Mary K. Alo

Contributing Editor
E. Lauren Chambliss

Dennis F. Kulis

Copy Editor
Elizabeth L. Bauman ’73

Web Editors
Ellen Leventry ’95
Rob Way

Mary K. Alo
E. Lauren Chambliss
Craig Cramer
Molly Cronin ’11
Marissa R. Fessenden ’09
Amanda Garris, PhD ’04
Ellen Leventry ’95
Stacey Shackford
Joyce Wu ’13

Robert Barker, Lindsay France, Jason Koski of University Photography;
Craig Cramer,
Molly Cronin ’11,
Stacey Shackford,
Rob Way

Produced by CALS Communications, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University.