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Higher Education Community Engagement in Rural Areas

Friday, February 18, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Randy Stoecker

This webinar will focus on the characteristics and challenges of higher education community engagement in rural areas. The Rural Alliance for Service Learning, with support of the NCRCRD, has engaged in a yearlong exploration of rural higher education community engagement...

What's all the buzz with location services?

Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Kevin Gamble

This session will introduce participants to the trends in location-aware social media tools. A few representative sites will be demonstrated highlighting their major differences (innovations?). The implications for the explosion in these services for Cooperative Extension...

Getting Started on Making Maps in Google MyMaps

Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Shane Bradt, Amy Hays

Mapping can be a great way to communicate information to a client. In the past, making a digital map took complex and expensive software, but the advent of internet mapping has opened up new opportunities for you to create your very own custom map quickly and at low cost (free...

Citation Chasing Workshop

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 5:00 pm EST - Presented by Stan Skrabut

When you find an article that meets your information need, you often want to find more like it. This workshop will give you strategies to find related items, articles by the same author, and articles that have cited the original item. Various library databases will be used,...

Experiential Learning and Evaluation

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST

Youth development volunteers and professionls love to work "hands-on" and most do their best work once they master an experiential learning or inquiry model for engaging learners. The experiential approach also lends itself well to evaluation of process and outcomes....

National eXtension Web Conference

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Ashley Griffin, Beth Raney, Lawrence Lippke, Terry Meisenbach, Craig Wood, Michael Lambur, Kyle Kostelecky

First of four web conferences in 2011 for all who wish to be updated on eXtension's progress and current activities. AGENDA 1. eXtension's Strategic Planning 2. Technology/Engineering Updates 3. Communities of Practice and Content Development News 4. eXtension's...

NCRCRD: Brain Research & Change Strategies

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Jerry Thomas

About the webinar: "2010 North Central Regional Center for Rural Development Speakers Series" focuses on ways that Extension systems can engage and collaborate better using new organizational systems and tools. To help achieve this goal we will sponsor a series of...

Learned Approaches to Successful Community Change

Monday, February 14, 2011 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Dave Ivan

Many successful community change models are currently being used by community and economic development practitioners. Based on what we have learned about successful community change approaches from 10 noteworthy community development initiatives, this webinar will identify the...

Getting Down to Business with Social Media Marketing

Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST

Social media and on-line tools have changed marketing forever. We'll look at the ROI for real small businesses, then we'll go through a four step process to create a living and working plan that brings social media marketing right into the heart of your business. ...

"Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age" Book Discussion

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST

We will be having a guided discussion on Clay Shirky's latest book Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age. The plan is for each of us to read the book, and to consider how the concepts presented may impact the Land-Grant system going forward. We will...

The Value of eXtension, Part 2

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Karen Hinton, Keith Smith

The Value of eXtension (Part 2): This is the second of two sessions focusing on eXtension outcomes, impacts and capacity building. Karen Hinton, Dean and Director, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Nevada, and Keith Smith, CES Director, Ohio State University...

Institutional Team Web Conference - February 2011

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us! Join us the first Tuesday of each month for a meetup of eXtension Institutional Teams! See the community listing in People at http://www.extension.org/people/communities/80.

The Value of eXtension, Part 1

Monday, February 7, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Dan Cotton

This is a two part series on the Value of eXtension (Part 1). Part 1, by Dan Cotton, Director of eXtension will focus on program impacts, as well as eXtension tools and services, an overview of the ways eXtension provides value to Cooperative Extension. ---- 43 participants ...

Four Cloud-powered Tools Workshop

Friday, January 28, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Learn more about four powerful cloud-powered tools: Dropbox, Diigo, Evernote, and Zotero. Diigo: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:Diigo Dropbox: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:DropBox Evernote:...

Four Cloud-powered Tools Workshop

Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Learn more about four powerful cloud-powered tools: Dropbox, Diigo, Evernote, and Zotero. Diigo: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:Diigo Dropbox: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:DropBox Evernote:...