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CALS Global in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences connects students and faculty to the world and builds partnerships between CALS and global partners.
Meaningful international engagement opportunities allow faculty and students to serve globally, enrich communities at home and abroad, and develop partnerships to address the most challenging issues faced by society.
General ItemStudy Abroad and Global Opportunities for Students
Students, search here for study abroad courses, internships abroad, scholarships, and fellowships to support your global learning goals.
General ItemSupporting Faculty
We support the global aspirations of our faculty by building partnerships abroad, building individual capacity for global engagement, and providing seed grants to enable faculty to pursue global opportunities.
General ItemPartner with CALS Global
Partnerships are vital for achieving our ambitions. Search here to learn more about how we work with partners around the globe.
General ItemGlobal Agricultural Productivity Initiative
CALS Global hosts the GAP Initiative and the annual GAP Report. It is a collaboration between the private sector, NGOs, conservation organizations, universities, and global research institutions that makes the case for agricultural productivity growth to meet the needs of a growing world. “The Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is well positioned to serve as a host for the [GAP Report] given the breadth of its programs in food, agriculture, and nutrition and its emphasis on addressing global food security issues.” - Tim Sands, President, Virginia Tech
OUR GLOBAL REACH
Article ItemVirginia Tech teams Up with The ARO Volcani Center in Israel to study ways to improve pregnancy maintenance in cattle , article
CALS researchers have partnered with Israeli scientists to explore mechanisms controlling embryo development in cattle.
Article ItemCALS Global Welcomes Dickson Otieno , article
We are pleased to introduce Dickson Otieno as a Program Associate with Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) Global Programs and Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE).
Article Item2021 CALS Global Opportunity Initiative Commences , article
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS Global) and the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, in collaboration with the Africa Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Agriculture and Agribusiness Management (CESAAM), successfully organized a series of Global Opportunity Initiative (GOI 2021) networking and capacity building collaborations.