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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...

Want more diversity? Work Out Loud: Diversity & Inclusion Issue Corps

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ashley Griffin

It's easier than ever for us to reach and engage people - colleagues, constituents, and possible collaborators. But do we know the best ways to do that? Are we in the habit of doing it?This talk will walk through a simple method for building relationships related to your work...

Building Your Personal Brand in Social Media: Diversity & Inclusion Issue Corps

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 4:30 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

As a follow-up to the recent 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 branding with social media for Issue Corps projects. We are pleased...

Introduction to Instagram Webinar- Presented by MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 12:00 pm EST

3/8/17: Introduction to InstagramInstagram is a fun mobile photo sharing platform that is also excellent for advocating for agriculture or promoting your business. A short PowerPoint followed by a live demonstration will be part of this webinar.For more information and to...

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....

Data Visualization: Diversity & Inclusion Issue Corps

Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Scott Cummings

eXtension is excited that Scott Cummings from Texas A&M is available to provide the requested webinar on data visualization for the Issue Corps.This webinar will cover various tools for the creation of infographics and data visualizations. Both free and cost tools will be...

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...

Maker Network Meet-Up: Q&A w/Experts [Zoom Session]

Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 4:30 pm EST - Presented by Paul Hill, Dallin Graham

There are an increasing number of 4-H educators asking questions like: How do I join the maker movement? How do I organize a maker camp? How do I start a makerspace? What do I need in a makerspace? What 3D printer should I buy? In an effort to harness our...

Predator control for small and backyard poultry flocks

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST

Predators can be a problem with any poultry farm, large or small. This webinar will discuss some of the predators of concern and methods to minimize losses to predators. The presenter will be Dr. Matt Springer at the University of Kentucky.Photo by Dr. Matt Springer

Providing Habitat for Wild Bees on Organic Farms

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on February 7, 2016 on Providing Habitat for Wild Bees on Organic Farms. The webinar takes place at 2PM Eastern Times, 1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time. It's free and open to the public, and advance registration is required....

Building Evaluation Capacity through Data Jams - Part 2

Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Christian Schmieder

This is the second of two webinars on Data Jams and the UW-Extension Data Jam Tool Kit. Data Jams are a powerful Evaluation Capacity Building model that focuses on concrete analysis techniques and guided collaborative data exploration, unlike top-down software or methods...

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...

Introduction to Twitter

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

Presenter: Molly Immendorf Using Twitter to follow educational, nonprofit, corporate, political, and other leaders has become increasingly important. This session will focus on learning the skills to be a savvy Twitter consumer. During this short-burst Tech Tuesday,...

Building Evaluation Capacity through Data Jams - Part 1

Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

This is the first of two webinars on Data Jams and the UW-Extension Data Jam Tool Kit. Data Jams are a powerful Evaluation Capacity Building model that focuses on concrete analysis techniques and guided collaborative data exploration, unlike top-down software or methods...

Land Grant Informatics eXtension Fellowship Presentation

Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Jeffrey Piestrak

Over the last 9 months with support from the eXtension Foundation and Cornell University Library, Jeff Piestrak from the Albert R. Mann Library has been investigating how Land Grant institutions and personnel (including Cooperative Extension) might more effectively and...