The people make CALS excellent. Together, students, faculty, and staff carry out the mission to advance and share knowledge, discover solutions and promote opportunities in food and agriculture, bioenergy, health, the environment and human well-being with their diverse skills, knowledge, creativity, and passions. CALS recognizes and is grateful for the commitment and hard work of all of our community members.
These awards recognize individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service to their communities, their chosen career fields and the citizens of the state and nation. There are three awards: the Honorary Recognition Award, the Distinguished Service Award and the Distinguished Alumni Award.