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Meet the Dean video series

This video series introduces Ben Houlton, the 12th Ronald P. Lynch Dean of the Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. First, Dean Houlton answers the question: "Why Cornell CALS?" See below for six other topics.  

Additional videos

Below, Dean Houlton answers the following questions: "Who is Ben Houlton?" "What is your vision for CALS?" "What is your leadership style?" "How will you increase CALS' diversity, equity and inclusion?" "How does agriculture help society?" and "What are your passions?"