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REDUCING RURAL CANCER DISPARITIES TOGETHER

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 11:30 am EDT

Presented by: Kadi Row, Mary Ann Schilling, Cody Fredrick, and Kathy Staats (University of Wisconsin)Reducing Rural Cancer Disparities Together is a collaborative effort between the University of Wisconsin-Extension and the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center. The...

Social Entrepreneurship and Economic Inequality

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

Economic inequality is one of our society’s “wicked” problems. It is both a challenge to our continued ability to develop and an opportunity to effect positive change. A promising approach to addressing this problem is social entrepreneurship, which takes the mindset,...

Urban First

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Scott Loveridge

Federally funded research and development (R&D) is a key input to innovation development in the US, and these and other innovations drive technical change over time. Much of the prior research that investigated the influence of federal R&D in the US considered...

Creating Resilient Small City Downtowns

Monday, April 17, 2017 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Zachary Kennedy

Many small city downtowns throughout the country continue to struggle with shuttered storefronts, deteriorating buildings, and a disconnected mix of commercial tenants. Most are still ignored by major chain store site selectors, while edge – of – town development continues...

Strategic Planning in Communities and Organizations...

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Anne Silvis

About the webinar: To evaluate the extent to which Extension’s strategic planning practices vary across and within states, researchers from University of Illinois Extension and Ohio State University Extension conducted a series of investigative procedures to determine how,...

Economic, Social and Environmental Policy Change in the Bakken Oil Field

Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by David Ripplinger

About the webinar: Higher oil prices have caused rapid development in the Bakken oil field, centered in western North Dakota, leading to economic, social and environmental policy challenges. The Bakken Researchers’ Convening, hosted by the Strom Center of Dickinson State...

Community Strategies for Water Supply in the Bakken Region

Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST

About the webinar: This webinar “Community Strategies for Water Supply in the Bakken Region” discusses results and insights into a recent study that addressed water scarcity and the rapid increase in the demand for community, rural, and industrial water supply in the ...