José Luiz Calderaro Netto
José Luiz Calderaro Netto was born in Jacareí, SP, Brazil on May 20, 1988 and live in Paraibuna, SP Brazil. He is the oldest son of José Luiz C. Júnior and Denise Villela Vilhena. Jose's sister, Lara Vilhena, is also an Animal Science student.
Jose will graduate on December 3, 2011 with his BS in Animal Science from the Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia – UNESP – Botucatu, SP, Brazil.
During his undergraduate program he performed many internships at beef farms in Goiás and dairy farms in Minas Gerais. Jose also participated for three years at the junior company called Conapec Jr. there he learned of the internship opportunity at the University of Florida – Range Cattle Research & education Center (RCREC). Jose, under the advisement of Dr. John Arthington, will complete his student internship program at the RCREC from July to November 2011.