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Four Cloud-powered Tools Workshop

Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Learn more about four powerful cloud-powered tools: Dropbox, Diigo, Evernote, and Zotero. Diigo: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:Diigo Dropbox: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:DropBox Evernote:...

Find Your Dream Job in the U.S. Horse Industry

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Kathy Anderson, Chris Skelly

Do you dream of turning your passion into your profession? If your passion is horses, finding a career in the horse industry may be for you. This presentation will give a broad overview of the U.S. Horse Industry and the careers that support it. In addition, we will discuss...

Question Wrangler Monthly Meetup - January 2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Beth Raney

An opportunity for state Question Wranglers who help with questions submitted via Ask an Expert by the public at www.extension.org, to get familiar with your role, the tools available to make it easier, and share experiences & tips. (for eXtension Question Wranglers)...

Regional Delivery Systems in Cooperative Extension

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST

State Extension Services are facing steep budget cuts and many are reorganizing. Some are narrowing the scope of their services, running the risk of reducing public value leading to further budget cuts. Other states are exploring ways to do more with less by changing the way...

Return on Investment -- Social Media

Monday, January 24, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Anne Adrian, Eli Sagor, Jennifer O'Leary, Michael Lambur

January 24, 3-4:00 PM Eastern; IT & Marketing SIG Professional Development Offering; Topic: Return on Investment --Social Media Mike Lambur, eXtension, Evaluation Specialist, Eli Sagor, Minnesota, Forestry Specialist, and Dan Toland, Ohio Farm Bureau, will discuss...

Great Lakes Land Grant Institutions Tribal Water Resources Summit: Outcomes and Next Steps

Friday, January 21, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST

In October of 2010, the College of Menominee Nation and University of Wisconsin-Extension worked with a diverse network of partners to plan and host the Great Lakes Land Grant Institutions Tribal Water Resources Summit. The summit was held at the College of Menominee Nation...

CoP Evaluation Efforts: Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center

Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Jill Heemstra

Please join us in our first series session on highlighting CoP evaluation efforts. Jill Heemstra, from the Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center CoP, will highlight their approach to and results of evaluating their CoP content. Jill will focus on their website...

Collaborative Development for Connecting Farms and Community

Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST

Join experts in local foods from Nebraska and Iowa as they discuss the opportunities and challenges that exist in today's local food systems. Connecting communities has always been key to success in growing, marketing and selling, and buying and eating local foods. In eastern...

Evaluation as Positive Youth Development

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Ben Silliman

The eXtension Evaluation Community of Practice monthly webinar focuses on helping the 4-H community blend youth development and program development to enhance both. Rather than seeing evaluation as "the tail that wags the dog," the presenters (two agents and...

Ecosystem Services – The Significance of Contributions by Invasive Plant Species

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST

The threat to natural systems by invasive plant species was the topic of a one day symposium at the annual meetings of the Soil and Water Conservation Society. Experts in biological systems, ecological restoration, computational technologies and policy development spoke to a...

NCRCRD: Where to from here? Future trends impacting Cooperative Extension

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Jerry Thomas

"2010 North Central Regional Center for Rural Development Speakers Series" focuses on ways that Extension systems can engage and collaborate better using new organizational systems and tools. To help achieve this goal we will sponsor a series of web-based sessions on...

The Mobile Web

Friday, January 14, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Ray Kimsey

Ray Kimsey will talk about mobile web. Description: The growth in mobile web usage is now 8x the growth in desktop web growth and smartphone sales are expected to surpass PC sales this year. With HTML5 and CSS3 ready for action is it time you rethink how you create...

Creating Valuable Content That Converts

Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST

On-Line Presence Webinar Series - Scott Wild - WildInspire.com presenting - Just creating a website and filling it with content is simply not enough any more. It's important that you create content that is valuable to your audience

Institutional Team Web Conference - January 2011

Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

Happy New Year!!! Our first Institutional Team Web Conference will be January 4 at 2:30 p.m. ET. Start your new year off with a bang by joining us. We'll be featuring reports on various aspects of eXtension PLUS some reports from your peer institutions on new activities...

Interactivity in Online Trainings: Keeping Your Audience Engaged

Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Janet Sylvia

Interactivity increases retention, communicates high expectations, and involves participants in the learning process. At the same time, it can be challenging to design online seminars with interactivity in mind. In this session we will provide 20 ideas for keeping your online...