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Center for Leadership in Global Sustainability (CLiGS)

The Center for Leadership in Global Sustainability (CLiGS), a center within Virginia Tech’s College of Natural Resources and Environment (CNRE), provides education, research, and leadership needed to navigate a rapidly changing world in order to contribute to a sustainable future. Bringing together faculty and students from Virginia Tech with partners from other educational, non-governmental, corporate, and government institutions, CLiGS is dedicated to exploring and facilitating interdisciplinary and collaborative approaches to sustainable development strategies in globally interconnected ecological, economic, and social environments.

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Director of Alumni Relations

Love the natural environment?

Enjoy connecting with people?

Have a passion for building a robust alumni engagement program?

Come be part of the nation’s No. 1 college for studying natural resources and conservation!

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Women in Natural Resources: Leading, Mentoring, and Connecting
  • Highlighting the role of women in natural resources
  • Workshops to address the "real" issues facing women
  • Connecting alumni, colleagues, and guests with faculty, staff, and students
Join us Oct. 27-28

Read the Summer Newsmagazine

    CNRE Newsmagazine Summer 2016

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We have 11 majors for you to choose from and 15 options to specialize in. Select yours now and join us in bringing the future to nature.