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The Contribution of 4-H to Social Capital and Social Justice

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Nia Imani Fields

This session will center on 1) basic concepts of social injustice within education, 2) the community capitals framework, and 3) experiential frameworks to develop social justice youth development programs.Nia Imani Fields, Ed.D. 4-H Specialist and Principal Agent, joined the...

The Current Webinar: Rural and Urban Watersheds Working Together: Innovative Solutions for Meeting Water Quality Requirements

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 3:00 pm EDT

Tune in to our latest edition of the The Current webinar series featuring Trisha Moore and Ron Graber of Kansas State University as they discuss their work on an innovative program between rural and urban entities to address water quality. =Featured Speakers include: ...

Webinar: Soil Maps for Production Agriculture

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

9/12/18: Soil Maps for Production AgricultureThe US started mapping soils as a resource over 100 years ago. These maps have data for everything for production agriculture to engineering principles. Learn how to search for your soil types and what they may indicate for crop...

Right Plants, Right Place: Creating and Managing a Large Landscape with Limited Water

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 4:00 pm EDT

Too often, we try to re-create landscapes based on nostalgia and expectations that don’t match our actual water availability and climate. Bridger Varga, landscape manager at Wasatch Academy in Mt. Pleasant, Utah, has worked to create and maintain a school landscape in rural...

Find Support for Your Community by Joining the Food Systems Impact Collaborative - Part 1

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Melanie weir

Join us to learn how to support your Community with Food Systems programs and projects, through the Impact Collaborative. Are you looking to: Create and launch a new idea? Innovate or add creativity to a current project or program? Network with other and find inspirational...

Finding Inspiration Through the Food Systems Impact Collaborative

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Melanie weir, Molly Immendorf

Join us on as we explore Food Systems topics and the Impact Collaborative process. Are you looking for innovative ideas? Are you interested in launching, refreshing or rethinking a project or program? The Impact Collaborative is here to provide you with inspiration,...

Make your Story Maps shine!

Monday, November 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Shane Bradt

Esri Story Maps have significantly lowered the level of technical skill needed to create and share online stories using a variety of media, including images, videos and maps. However, while the basics of using Story Maps are fairly straight forward to understand, it can be...

Pilot Your Ideas for Digital Technology in Food Systems

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Jennifer Cook, Molly Immendorf

What gaps or needs are there in your local food system which could be solved by an online organized network, database, or mobile application? Digital Green, a global agricultural development organization, has an interest in helping Cooperative Extension, through working...

Learn about the Food Systems Impact Collaborative

Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Melanie weir, Molly Immendorf

The Impact Collaborative (formerly the Issue Corps program) was formally launched at the 2017 National Extension Directors and Administrators (NEDA) meeting in early October. We are excited to announce that the 2018 Food Systems Impact Collaborative will soon be accepting...

What’s new with Story Maps?

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Shane Bradt

Esri Story Maps are powerful online communication tools which can incorporate maps, videos, images, text and other webpages. Story Maps can be created without any special skills in GIS or coding, making them useful for people across a range of technical skill levels. As Story...

Consider Culture and Context for Program Evaluation

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Julie Huetteman

https://extension.zoom.us/j/107128923 This webinar will feature a journey of discoveries about cultural sensitivity and responsiveness for program evaluation. Learn tips on incorporating your stakeholders and audience in your program evaluation efforts for quality data and...

Webinar: Economics of Transportable Biomass Conversion Facilities

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 1:00 pm EDT

What you’ll learn To characterize the potential economic viability of transportable biomass conversion facilities for producing biochar, briquettes, and torrefied wood, biomass supply chains were modeled and optimized for five sub-regions within the Pacific Northwest....

Start Sharing your Story Now!

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Bob Bertsch

Drawing on lessons from working out loud, social media strategy and behavior change theory, this session will get you started sharing the story of your work.We’ll find a new way to look at sharing our work, learn from examples of how others share their work and start putting...

Fostering Meaningful Civic Engagement

Friday, June 30, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Rachel Welborn

Engaging community members to help address important issues is both rewarding and impactful. But doing this well takes considerable time investments and skill development. Is the investment worth the return? What are the potential risks to engaging and also to not engaging?...

Writing About Research: Think Clarity!

Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Debbie Allen

The key to communication is clarity. Yet many authors struggle with clearly conveying methodologies, findings, and relevant implications when crafting research briefs or other types of scholarly manuscripts. This webinar focuses on strategies for avoiding common...