The CALS Alumni Association and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences honor alumni who have achieved recognized success in their businesses, professions, or other avocational endeavors; have been actively involved in, worked for, and demonstrated leadership on behalf of the College and Cornell University; and have made significant contributions to the betterment of society through humanitarian and charitable endeavors.
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The Richard A. Church 64 Senior Service Award is presented to two College of Agriculture and Life Sciences seniors in recognition of their service and leadership to CALS, Cornell University, and their community. Recipients receive a monetary award and plaque.
View The Richard A. Church 64 Senior Service Award Application
The Liberty Hyde Bailey Leadership Society celebrates the leadership of those alumni who have demonstrated a commitment to the CALS Alumni Association. The society strives to foster their continuing involvement in the College and Association.
Learn more about the Liberty Hyde Baily Leadership Society
The Advisory Council for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences serves as an outside advisory group to the Dean of the college. Members shall provide counsel and advice concerning programs in teaching, research and extension for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. The council will represent the variety of constituencies and stakeholders with whom the college, through its programs, should interact. Those constituencies and stakeholders include current and future students, alumni, the state of New York, the agricultural community in New York State, lawmakers, other educational institutions and the broader interests of scholarship and research serving the state of New York, the nation and the world. Excerpted from CALS Advisory Council Operating Guidelines, December 2001, Revised April 2005
View the CALS Advisory Council website and member nomination form
The CALS Alumni Association exists to promote fellowship and leadership among alumni and students and to advance the teaching, research, and extension functions of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
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