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Placemaking MI: Placemaking as an Economic Development Tool

Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

The webinar will cover: Description and History of MiPlace Partnership Placemaking Curriculum Placemaking Guidebook Rural placemaking They will include a case study from Michigan on Placemaking that has potential for use everywhere. We will run through why this...

Building Community Relationships for Youth Development

Monday, September 26, 2016 at 10:00 am EDT

The Capacity Building Work Team in the Children and Youth Institute at Michigan State University Extension will be presenting the following webinar: Building Community Relationships for Youth Development. Building relationships in your community can lead you in some fun,...

eXtension Tool/Service Discussion with Communities

Monday, November 23, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Sandra Conn, Ashley Griffin

Join us for a discussion of technology tools for our shared future. The meeting will focus on a discussion of the findings of our recent community tools and services survey, led by eXtension CEO Christine Geith. The purpose of the discussion is for us to learn more about...

Affordable Housing Policies for Essential Service Workers in the Bakken Region

Monday, November 9, 2015 at 11:00 am EST

Advances in hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling in the Bakken region of North Dakota generated numerous jobs attracting people from all over the United States. This rapid influx of people within a relatively short period of time led to dramatic increase in demand...

Missouri-Illinois Step Up to Leadership Program Impact Evaluation

Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

This presentation is based on an impact evaluation of a community leadership development program (Step Up to Leadership), targeted at low-income participants throughout the state of Missouri and parts of Illinois. The program curriculum aims to provide a) content learning...

Building Community Relationships

Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

The Capacity Building Work Team in the Children and Youth Institute at Michigan State University Extension will be presenting the following webinar: Building Community Relationships. Building relationships in your community can lead you in some fun, exciting, and...

Flood Plain Maps and Long-term Flood Plain Management: One City's Experience

Friday, July 11, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT

The Red River of the North has exceeded the eighteen foot flood stage in twenty of the last twenty one years. Since 2000 the Red River has reached the thirty foot major flood stage eight times. Consequently the City leaders and residents of the City of Fargo have become ...

Building Rural Resiliency: Who Should Help? What Should They Do?

Friday, April 25, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amy Dronberger, Beverly Maltsberger

Despite the importance of rural and agricultural resiliency, few local emergency planning committees include agricultural expertise and organizations. Rural and agricultural resources and capabilities should be cataloged to assist in planning, mitigating, responding to, and...

POSTPONED - 2014 MSU Faculty Research Series - Third City: The Other Dimension

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT

POSTPONED - A NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT A LATER TIMEThe term ''third city" is a description of the socioeconomic state of mind for those confined to a social status and economic dilemma that is separate from the traditional mores, manners and norms of America. The...

Building Capacity Webinar: Supporting the Change Journey

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Ellen Rowe

Change is ever present and ever accelerating. It places demands on organizations and subunits within organizations that require significant departures from people’s current routines and behaviors. The success of a change initiative depends upon the support of those affected....

Eat Healthy ● Be Active Community Workshops Webinar: Making the Workshop Series a Hit in Your Community

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT

Moderator: Amber L. Mosher, MPH, RD Prevention Science Fellow Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Presenters: Katrina L. Butner, PhD, RD, ACSM, CES Physical Activity and Nutrition Advisor Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Sarah D. Burkett,...

4-H Social Media: Online Safety Best Practices

Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amber Shollenberger, Ashley Lusk

The best way to build a 4-H network is to create a secure online community for both adults and youth. Social media experts will provide you with an outline of best practices for adult volunteers who may be interacting with youth online, as well as a series of recommended...

4-H Social Media: Content Generation

Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amber Shollenberger, Ashley Lusk

Generating content can be easy when you use the incredible resources of the 4-H Community. Learn how to build an editorial calendar, schedule your updates in advance using tools like Hootsuite, and how to use eXtension to collect general content for your social media outlets.

4-H Social Media: Choosing Your Channels

Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amber Shollenberger, Ashley Lusk

Start off your social media ventures by discovering how a quick survey of your audience can help you understand their interest and investment in social media. This session will also focus on finding your primary audience and how they will affect your engagement online....