The CALS Diversity Council presents

Surving the Semester

Virginia Tech students in class

Dec. 13, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Litton-Reaves Student Lounge

Enjoy a relaxing break, and refuel before exams.
Snacks and hot beverages will be provided.
The first 20 attendees will receive an exam care package.

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences uses the land-grant model of research, education, and outreach to tackle the complex challenges facing our world. Working together, we are exploring ways to preserve our natural resources and improve the economic prosperity and quality of life for people around the globe — not only today, but for generations to come.

Academics

Here, top scientists inspire future leaders in agriculture and life sciences by using hands-on learning experiences on campus and around the world.

Research

Complex challenges, such as mitigating climate change, improving health and well-being, and feeding a growing global population, require sharp minds creating innovative solutions.

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Virginia Cooperative Extension is improving lives by enhancing the value of agriculture, sustaining the environment, developing youth and families, and cultivating communities.

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David Gerrard and Alan Grant (back row) with their animal growth and development students at the University of the Republic, Paysandu, Uruguay
Professor David Gerrard and CALS Dean Alan Grant (back row) with their animal growth and development students at the University of the Republic, Paysandu, Uruguay

CALS Fulbright scholar partners with Uruguay to boost beef exports

Fulbright scholar David Gerrard, head of the Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences, recently returned from a five-week trip to Uruguay funded by his fellowship.

Michael Schwarz

Michael Schwarz
Michael Schwarz

Michael Schwarz, director of the Virginia Seafood AREC, was appointed to both the Aquaculture Advisory Board and the Marine Products Board by Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe.

Dan Atwater, left, and Jacob Barney

Dan Atwater, left, and Jacob Barney
Dan Atwater, left, and Jacob Barney

Dan Atwater and CALS professor Jacob Barney examined 815 terrestrial plant species from every continent and compared models in the largest global invasive species study to date.




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