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NC Region Aging Network...

Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 3:00 pm EDT

NC Region Aging Network: A Multi-State Collaboration to Enhance Agine-Related Extension Outreach Presented by: Erin Yelland (Kansas State University), James Bates (The Ohio State University) and Jacquelyn Benson (University of Missouri)In this webinar, participants will be...

The Midwest Big Data Hub...

Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

The Midwest Big Data Hub: advancing the data ecosystem, projects and partnershipsThe Midwest Big Data Hub (MBDH) is one of four regional Big Data (BD) Innovation Hubs launched in 2015 with support from the U.S. National Science Foundation. Based at the University of ...

Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) and Emerging HSIs in the Midwest

Monday, March 4, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

Nationally, over half of all Latino undergraduate students in higher education (64%) in 2015-16 enrolled in the 472 of institutions in the US identified as Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), designated as such because at least 25 percent of undergraduate FTE enrollment...

Successful Disaster Recovery Using the Community Capitals Framework

Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

No community is immune from natural disaster. But the steps they take during the recovery phase can impact their degree of resilience for subsequent events. The Community Capitals Framework was used by a five-state multidisciplinary team of researchers and Extension...

Supporting Local Food Councils: A New Professional Development Course

Monday, January 15, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

Extension professionals and other community development specialists are often asked to engage in local food systems work. Fulfilling this request can be a challenge, especially for staff who are unfamiliar with local food systems programming and/or do not regularly...

Leading Communities: Development of a Place-Based Leadership Program

Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT

Although community members and community educators frequently complain about the lack of leadership in rural and small communities and are frustrated by their attempts to build local capacity for leadership, the issue of leadership has been largely ignored in the community...