Sessions Tagged With 'social media'

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Use of Social Media in Extension Urban Programming

Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Joanne Kinsey, Ronald Wolford, Kathy Reschke, Anne Adrian

A panel of Extension educators will discuss how they use social media in their Extension programming, specifically in urban areas. They will discuss what they find valuable in using social media, ways to work differently, and some lessons learned. Panelists are: Ron...

Youth Culture and Technology: Debunking the Myths and Moving Forward

Monday, November 5, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Molly Frendo

MSU Extension is pleased to offer professional development opportunities designed to assist youth development program staff and volunteer administrators in their efforts. Sessions are designed from the youth development perspective; however, all interested participants are...

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...

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...

Immersive Learning and Social Media Adoption

Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 3:30 pm EDT - Presented by Jerry Thomas, Jacki Weikert, Stephen Judd, Bob Bertsch

When new users attempt to learn and adopt social media tools, they are faced with learning not only the technical aspects of the tool but also the culture that has developed around the tool. Join us for a discussion of various approaches to encourage social media adoption,...

Emerging Trends: Social Media Practices in Cooperative Extension

Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 11:45 am EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble

Social media technologies are receiving a tremendous amount of interest as a mechanism for engaging Cooperative Ex-tension’s clientele in educational programming and for use as a tool for fostering collegial collaboration. This session will summarize the findings of a just...

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...

Social Media and Mobile Technology for Ag Businesses webinar series

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Jeffrey Hyde

How many times each day do you see requests to “Like Us on Facebook,” “Follow Us on Twitter,” or “Check In on foursquare?” Have you ever searched for a business on Google and found a map to the location? Do you or someone you know use a smart phone to find information about...

Social Media and Mobile Technology for Ag Businesses webinar series

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Robert Leeds

How many times each day do you see requests to “Like Us on Facebook,” “Follow Us on Twitter,” or “Check In on foursquare?” Have you ever searched for a business on Google and found a map to the location? Do you or someone you know use a smart phone to find information about...

Twitter: measuring your reach and engagement

Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Karen Jeannette, Sarah Baughman

Ever wonder if all that tweeting is making a difference? This session provides an introduction to figuring out if you are extending your programmatic reach through Twitter. Engagement or the extent to which you are building relationships through Twitter will also be covered....

Social Media and Mobile Technology for Ag Businesses webinar series

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Julie Fox

How many times each day do you see requests to “Like Us on Facebook,” “Follow Us on Twitter,” or “Check In on foursquare?” Have you ever searched for a business on Google and found a map to the location? Do you or someone you know use a smart phone to find information about...

Getting the most from Facebook Insights

Friday, March 16, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Karen Jeannette, Sarah Baughman

Facebook provides users with free metrics on activity and users of your page. This session will review the metrics that Facebook provides, called Insights. Focus will be on how this information can be used to improve content and engagement. The step by step instructions in...

Social Media and Mobile Technology for Ag Businesses webinar series

Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 10:00 am EST

How many times each day do you see requests to “Like Us on Facebook,” “Follow Us on Twitter,” or “Check In on foursquare?” Have you ever searched for a business on Google and found a map to the location? Do you or someone you know use a smart phone to find information about...

Social Media and Mobile Technology for Ag Businesses webinar series

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by Julie Fox

How many times each day do you see requests to “Like Us on Facebook,” “Follow Us on Twitter,” or “Check In on foursquare?” Have you ever searched for a business on Google and found a map to the location? Do you or someone you know use a smart phone to find information about...

Using Pinterest in Education - A Conversation

Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Bob Bertsch

There has been a lot of interest lately in Pinterest, a visually-engaging social tool for sharing images, videos and information. The groundswell has been evident among Extension staff, military families service providers and the general public. In December 2011, Pinterest...