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Alumni Recognition

CALS Outstanding Alumni & Faculty Awards

The CALS Alumni Association annually honors 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. Outstanding faculty and staff are also recognized for significant contributions in teaching, research, extension, or administration.

More information about the CALS Outstanding Alumni & Faculty Awards can be obtained from (607) 255-8711 or alsaa [at] (alsaa[at]cornell[dot]edu).

Scroll down to view the 2023 Outstanding Alumni & Faculty Award winners

More about Alumni Recognition

Started by Liberty Hyde Bailey himself, the CALS Alumni Association (CALSAA) promotes fellowship and leadership among alumni, students, and faculty and advances the teaching, research, and extension functions of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University.

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2023 Outstanding Alumni Awards

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2023 Young Alumni Achievement Award

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2023 Outstanding Faculty Award

2023 Rising Star Faculty Award