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Critical Conversation: BYOD - Smart phones and tablets in the workplace

Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Neal Vines, Stephen Judd, Ashley Fondren, Mark Hendricks

The second in a series of critical conversations: BYOD or “bring your own device” describes the phenomenon of people using their personal technology devices in the workplace. The issues around personal smartphones and tablets in the workplace vary depending on your...

Social Networking: Resources for Military Family Programs

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kendra Moyses, Molly Frendo

Technology can be a wonderful tool to support military family programs, but keeping up with the latest trends and changes can be overwhelming. This one hour webinar will explore the following: • current trends in social networking use amongst adults and teens • tips and...

Pinterest - Creating CES Outreach in New Ways

Conference Session Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 5:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amy Hays

Pinterest is a popular social media site where users “pin” their favorite things to virtual bulletin boards. Pins can be pictures, ideas, text, or links. Pinners can share with each other by following bulletin boards, repinning, and commenting. What is the potential to utilize...

Getting started with Google+

Conference Session Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 10:45 am EDT - Presented by Stephen Judd

Launched June 28, 2011, Google+ is a social networking service provided by Google, Inc. As a social network, Google+ shares traits (ability to share updates, links, photos, and videos) with other large social networks like Twitter and Facebook. Whether it’s connecting with...

Private (Practice) Meets Communities of Practice

Conference Session Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 11:30 am EDT - Presented by Anne Adrian, Stephen Judd, Jerry Buchko

We often think of communities of practices being made up of educators and researchers from land-grant universities. Some communities of practices have members from the military or from government agencies. In this session, we will give an example of how an individual with his...

Online privacy and security tune-up

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Terrence Wolfork, Stephen Judd

As people function in an online environment, it is important that they understand how the information they share can be used and the practices and tools they can enlist to ensure that that information is only available in ways they expect. In this webinar we’ll discuss some...

Critical Conversation: The Mobile Quandary

Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Barbara Chamberlin, Stephen Judd, Jeff Hino, Bob Bertsch

This is the first in a series of critical conversations for the Cooperative Extension System. Join us for a conversation concerning the development of native applications for mobile devices. Developing native applications is expensive, and it is difficult to get people to...

Assessing the reliability of online information

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stephen Judd, Kristen Mastel

Assessing the reliability of online information is a critical skill for anyone using the World Wide Web. While there is a vast amount of information available online, not all of it is reliable or factual. In this webinar we’ll discuss why judging the reliability of information...

Assessing the reliability of online information

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stephen Judd, Kristen Mastel

Assessing the reliability of online information is a critical skill for anyone using the World Wide Web. While there is a vast amount of information available online, not all of it is reliable or factual. In this webinar we’ll discuss why judging the reliability of information...

Mobile First

Monday, June 25, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Luke Wroblewski

We're happy to invite back Luke Wroblewski to talk with us about mobile web and mobile apps. For years, most Web teams have designed for the desktop. Mobile, if it even happened, was a port off the desktop version, designed and built before anyone even considered the mobile...

Google+: I’m there, what next?

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Stephen Judd

So you heard about this social network called Google+ and signed up, but now you’re not sure what to do. Or you’ve been using Google+ for a while, but you’d like to learn more ways to use it. Then this webinar is for you. We’ll be taking a deeper look at Google+ and offering...

Findings of the Extension Social Media Study

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble

Social media technologies have been receiving a tremendous amount of interest as a mechanism for engaging Cooperative Extension's clientele in educational programming. Their rapid adoption have made them an attractive option for better serving our public. Extension was invited...

Getting started with Google+

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Stephen Judd

Launched June 28, 2011, Google+ is a social networking service provided by Google, Inc. As a social network, Google+ shares traits (ability to share updates, links, photos, and videos) with other large social networks like Twitter and Facebook. Whether it’s connecting with...

Ask the Right Questions! Understanding technology and social trends on the Internet affecting children and their families

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 12:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Dawn S. Tarabochia, Ph.D., CHES Assistant Professor of Community Health, Montana State University With the ever-changing technology how do you keep up-to-date? How do you know what your child is doing and saying? Learn how to ask the right questions about...

Informal Learning 1: What is it? Why should you care?

Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stan Skrabut

This is the first of a six part series on informal learning. Since people spend 70-90% of their lives involved in informal learning, it is important to understand what it is, how it impacts our organization, and strategies for doing it better. This first presentation will...