Addressing hunger and food security issues directly through student-supported community gardening advocacy.
Shen Ming Lee
Cornell Institute for Climate Smart Solutions
Fostering a multidisciplinary approach to drive impactful solutions for the future of food and agriculture
Food Bank of the Southern Tier
Elmira Correctional Facility
Understanding how organizations can address social problems, like food insecurity and barriers to re-entry for inmates, with strategies from the business world.
Debra Wood Perosio
Cornell Cooperative Extension
Cultivating socially responsible business leaders prepared to solve global development challenges.
Kathi Colen Peck
Training community teams to evaluate the economic effectiveness of investing in local and regional food systems initiatives
Renata Ivanek Miojevic
Alphina Jui-Jung Ho
Training students to detect, solve and ultimately prevent outbreaks of food-borne illness throughout the farm-to-table continuum.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County
Northeast Hop Alliance
Working with new hop growers in New York to identify knowledge gaps and connect them with experts who can interpret research and communicate best practices.
Roosevelt Island Garden Club
Planning a Vision Summit to create a more environmentally sustainable Roosevelt Island
Todd M. Schmit
Austin Weaver ’19
Hannah Merrill ’19
Applying business class principles to address actual issues cooperative leaders are facing
ProgramsCertificate in Engaged Leadership
Sheldrake Point Winery
Optimizing vineyard health for successful and sustainable production
Jane Mt. Pleasant
Niagara-Wheatfield Middle School
Collaborating with Haudenosaunee communities to further remember and restore their tradition of integrating nut trees into a sustainable food system.
Maria Lorena Cook
Conducting research projects in the field and developing strategies that will help improve conditions for immigrant farmworkers.
Cornell Dairy Extension
NYS fluid milk processing plants
Helping New York dairy processors develop and implement enhanced quality management systems to assure production of high-quality dairy products.
Erin Menzies Pluer
M. Todd Walter
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga County
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County
Examining the ways farmers collect, store and share knowledge about water and nutrient management