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Author: Aaron Weibe

Ask Extension: Applying Artificial Intelligence to Extension Results of an initial landscape overview

Read the full report here. Summary U.S. Cooperative Extension provides useful, relevant, local, research-based, information to citizens throughout the country. Modern affordances like web searches, email, and instant messaging have built the expectation that information and services are available in real time and via the Internet–today’s primary source of information. The local, nuanced, time-sensitive information […]

Join Us at the October 2019 Impact Collaborative Summit

Registration for the October 2019 Impact Collaborative Summit is now open.  When? October 15th-17th, 2019 Where? Atlanta, GA Deadline to Register? September 20th, 2019 The Impact Collaborative Summit brings unique opportunities to create impactful results at the local level by increasing Cooperative Extension’s organizational readiness and capacity for innovation and change, by connecting them with […]

CIVIC Team from the University of Florida and Florida A&M finds new opportunities to create with eXtension’s Impact Collaborative

The Impact Collaborative prepared the CIVIC team with new skills, resources, and opportunities that have helped them come together as a team to accelerate and scale their program. Their involvement with the Impact Collaborative has helped create new pathways for reaching a more diverse audience, find strategic ways to engage new partners, and better help […]

eXtension’s Impact Collaborative helps ‘Sustain the Sustainers’ for Multi-State Initiative, USDA-NIFA

Sustainability is one of our strategic priorities. 200 participants representing 33 institutions alongside 10 community partners participated in the NSS + NEES event resulting in inspiring and motivating speakers, new knowledge gained among participants, and new connections developed across organizations. The Impact Collaborative Summits were unique opportunities for this team to engage more deeply in […]

Tuskegee Public Dialogue Team strengthens project planning through Impact Collaborative

“The Impact Collaborative provided an excellent space for this team to collaborate on and develop their project with a network of experienced Extension professionals and find innovative ways to build off the work from the Coming Together for Racial Understanding cohort. Even more amazing has been their ability to adapt what they have gained from […]

University of Vermont Extension team leverages eXtension’s Impact Collaborative, new connections, to deepen project development

“One of UVM Extension’s strategic priorities is to find new ways to create a more diverse, inclusive, and equitable atmosphere within our system and our program planning. We leveraged the opportunity to send members from our diversity committee to participate with eXtension’s Impact Collaborative. Their involvement with the Impact Collaborative provided connections to resources and […]

Seven Teams Awarded Grants for Achievements at Impact Collaborative Summit

For Immediate Release July 23rd, 2019 Contact: Aaron Weibe, aaronweibe@eXtension.org Seven teams that participated in the April 2019 Impact Collaborative Summit in Atlanta, GA, have been awarded $5000 grants to assist in furthering their project and program development and help push them closer towards implementation. One team from each region was selected for the grant […]

Evaluation Report from April 2019 Impact Collaborative Summit Now Available

For Immediate Release June 12th, 2019 Contact: Aaron Weibe, aaronweibe@eXtension.org 26 Project and Program teams across Cooperative Extension representing 36 institutions attended the April 2019 Impact Collaborative Summit in Atlanta for a unique opportunity to create impactful results at the local level by increasing Cooperative Extension’s organizational readiness and capacity for innovation and change. Teams […]