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Issue Corps: Project-to-Project Network Sessions

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

You enjoyed meeting and interacting with other projects in Cincinnati...let’s keep that energy going...and reconnect you with the folks you met there. These networking sessions will give YOU the chance to share what’s been happening since February and get ideas and ...

Issue Corps: Project-to-Project Network Sessions

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

You enjoyed meeting and interacting with other projects in Cincinnati...let’s keep that energy going...and reconnect you with the folks you met there. These networking sessions will give YOU the chance to share what’s been happening since February and get ideas and ...

Issue Corps: Project-to-Project Network Sessions

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

You enjoyed meeting and interacting with other projects in Cincinnati...let’s keep that energy going...and reconnect you with the folks you met there. These networking sessions will give YOU the chance to share what’s been happening since February and get ideas and...

The Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Disasters Preparedness Demonstration Project: Implementation and Lessons Learned

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

This presentation features the Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Disasters Preparedness Demonstration Project, a USDA funded project that examined our ability to develop and provide the necessary training to increase awareness and build capacity in migrant and seasonal Hispanic...

Facing the Challenges of Embracing Diversity

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Maria G. (Lupita) Fabregas Janeiro, Russell Hill, Dorina Espinoza

For 2017, Epsilon Sigma Phi introduces our first peer-reviewed webinar series. This first webinar features a team from the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) 4-H Youth Developmental Program (UC 4-H) which will share three...

Compassion and Security: Bridging the Gaps of the Refugee Crisis: Diversity & Inclusion Issue Corps

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kayla Davis

This webinar will discuss the definition of the term "refugee"; the numbers of refugees in the world today, as well as where they are and who is taking them in; humanitarian governance and the refugee camps; and the US asylum process.Although this session has a...

Engaging Seasonal/ Migrant Farm Workers

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 2:30 pm EDT

In this web-based presentation, participants will learn more about farm worker and seasonal worker populations and the challenges experienced in these communities. Participants will also learn about ways to engage farm worker populations and how to overcome...

Global Thinking, Local Programming: U.S. Cultural Context: Diversity & Inclusion Issue Corps

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Renee Pardello

Continuing the conversation after the Diversity & Inclusion Designathon, Renee Pardello, Assistant Dean of the University of Minnesota Extension, will lead us through a session looking at why we need to be thinking globally, so that we can effectively program locally....

4H Futures Program

Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST

In this webinar, you will learn about the 4H futures program. Since 2002 the Missouri 4-H Youth Futures: College Within Reach Program, has promoted college as an attainable goal for high school youth who are not typically encouraged to attend college, such as first-generation...

Evaluation Conversation: Diversity & Inclusion Issue Corps

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Scott Cummings, LuAnn Phillips

In preparation of the upcoming Designathon for eXtension's Diversity and Inclusion Issue Corps, eXtension is offering a targeted professional development opportunity for Corps members and their teams to address evaluation plans for Issue Corps projects. Scott Cummings of Texas...

Understanding Social Identity Development

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Eduardo Gonzalez Jr, Dionardo Pizaña

This webinar will explore the concept of identity within a U.S. context that is shaped by individual characteristics, family dynamics, historical factors, and social and political contexts. Understanding how these factors affect our own and other’s identity development is...

3rd Informational Meeting about the eXtension Diversity and Inclusion Issue Corps

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST

We are offering one final opportunity to find out more about the call for applications for the 2017 Diversity and Inclusion Issue Corps.The eXtension Diversity and Inclusion Issue Corps will bring together people from around the country to work on innovative solutions to...

2nd Informational Meeting about the eXtension Diversity and Inclusion Issue Corps

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST

We are offering a second opportunity to attend and ask questions!The eXtension Diversity and Inclusion Issue Corps will bring together people from around the country to work on innovative solutions to improve diversity and inclusion in local communities. Thirty-five project...

Immigrants and Cooperative Extension: Opportunity and Challenge

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Ricardo Diaz

There is no question that Extension agents seek to serve all residents of their respective states and yet progress in serving recently arrived immigrants is scantly documented. Perhaps it is not being done well enough? Before discussing the how or seeking best practices, this...

Informational Meeting about the eXtension Diversity and Inclusion Issue Corps

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by LuAnn Phillips, Terry Meisenbach

The eXtension Diversity and Inclusion Issue Corps will bring together people from around the country to work on innovative solutions to improve diversity and inclusion in local communities. Thirty-five project proposals will be chosen to participate, and the call is open until...