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Fire Prevention Education Teams: Lessons Learned from the 2016 Appalachian Wildfires

Monday, July 10, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

During the Fall of 2016, several southeastern states experienced significant wildfires due to a severe drought and an increased frequency of human-caused wildfires. To address the growing severity of the situation, a multi-state fire prevention strategy was coordinated by an...

Professional Development Resources for Communicators, Creatives & Content Producers

Monday, January 30, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Victor Villegas

A quick overview of online resources, many of them free, for creative professionals looking to advance their professional development.This webinar is aimed at ACE (Association for Communication Excellence) members, but is free and open to all. The webinar will be presented by...

Not your father’s Extension! The transformation of an organizational model

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Mary Wirth

Part 2 of a 2-part series on program support projects happening in Virginia and Pennsylvania. If interested, also plan to participate in Part 1 on November 2nd, Extension21 – Support Modernization for Virginia Cooperative Extension. Audience: Extension directors,...

Extension21 – Support Modernization for Virginia Cooperative Extension

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Neal Vines

Part 1 of a 2-part series on program support projects happening in Virginia and Pennsylvania. If interested, also plan to participate in Part 2 on November 9th, Not your father’s Extension! The transformation of an organizational model. Audience: Extension directors,...

Going Up? Crafting Effective Elevator Speeches to Share Your Extension Program

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by David Crawford, Ann Berry

Going Up?Do you ever get asked "And what do you actually do in your job?" Can you answer that question in 30 seconds? Would you like some pointers on telling your Extension story to stakeholders? The ability to "give your Extension elevator speech" comes in...

Getting Noticed in the Digital Age

Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT

In today’s digital age, land-grant universities and Extension organizations need to re-think how they share information with the public. Relying on news releases and traditional media coverage is no longer adequate. Newspaper space is limited, staff is shrinking and people...

Adobe Photoshop 101

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Victor Villegas

This webinar will be a basic overview of Adobe Photoshop for beginners. We will cover the main tools and learn how to do basic photo editing, as well as tips and tricks for working more efficiently.We will be demonstrating Photoshop CS6, but many of the tools and techniques...

How to start (and finish) a novel

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm EST

Have you ever thought of writing a book? If so, your biggest questions might be “How do I start?” and “How do I finish?” Two novelists will answer these questions for you in a 45-minute ACE Writing Leadership Community webinar titled, “How to start (and finish) a novel”...

DroneSinger: a Social Media Experiment - Lessons Learned

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Victor Villegas

What is the true ROI of social media? Is it worth the effort? Join Victor Villegas, aka DroneSinger, as he shares lessons learned from his personal social media experiment launched in December 2014. Find out what tools he used, which channels he engaged in, what worked and...

Creating Local Style Entries in the AP Stylebook Online

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Keith Robinson

In this brief webinar (about 20 minutes), you will learn how to merge your organization’s local style guides with the AP Stylebook Online, giving you one place to look up both AP style entries and those unique to your operation. It’s very easy. It’s also a way to underscore...

Tap Into Your Creativity & Inspiration

Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Victor Villegas

Ever wonder how creative people come up with creative ideas? Do you wish you too could come up with innovative ideas and solutions? Well you are in luck, because the truth is anyone can find inspiration and be creative! Attend this webinar to learn how to find inspiration and...

Communication Killers

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 1:30 pm EST - Presented by Keith Robinson

Communication Killers will be led by Keith Robinson of Purdue.Are you a communication killer? Let’s hope not. Keith Robinson, a 25-year veteran of The Associated Press and now coordinator of news and public affairs in Purdue University’s College of Agriculture, will help you...

Learning Google+

Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner, Stephen Judd

Please "Follow this event" to get updates and notifications before the session starts. This is the kickoff session for the "Learning Google+" course. In this session, you will get an overview of Google+ and its many features, step-by-step help to create...

Communicating with the news media: How to work with the industry everybody loves to hate

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Media relations is a strategy of working with the news media in order to get out information about an organization’s events and activities in news outlets, local, regional, or national. Developing an effective news media relations plan for your organization can be very...

expired Duplicate of #1113

Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 10:00 am EDT

This listing was an accident duplicate. Please see https://learn.extension.org/events/1113 for the recording of this session.