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Five Innovation Grants Awarded for 2017

Five projects have been selected from more than 90 proposals submitted for funding through the eXtension Foundation Innovation Lab. The projects span many of the topics highlighted in the recent Horizon Report 2016-2021 Cooperative Extension Edition and range from Makers, to geospatial technology, drones, Internet of Things, and more. Read …

eXtension News Roundup – February 2017

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Thought Leaders. Global Perspectives. Exciting Professional Development Opportunities. These are just three of the reasons to closely read this month’s news roundup! Digital Green eXtension Fellowship Call for Application Is Open Are you interested in Extension approaches that have been tested and proven in other countries? Do you enjoy working …

eXtension News Roundup – January 2017

The monthly news roundup highlights the launch of the Diversity and Inclusion Corps, gives updates on two fellowship projects, and previews some exciting professional development opportunities. Seger and Hill To Be Featured in JCEP Panel Reminder! “Purposeful Leadership: Preparing for the Edge” is the subject of a virtual town hall …

National Pesticide Safety Education Center Will Support University Extension Programs

The National Pesticide Safety Education Center has hired Tom Smith to be Executive Director of the organization and Kerry Richards as the Educational Program Developer. Tom’s leadership is an important milestone in the establishment of the National Pesticide Safety Education Center. “We are excited to have Tom assume day-to-day responsibility …