Author: Aaron Weibe

Megan Hirschman joins eXtension as Partner & Development Specialist

For Immediate Release October 10th, 2019 Contact: Aaron Weibe, aaronweibe@eXtension.org The eXtension Foundation is pleased to announce that Megan Hirschman has accepted the position of Partner & Development Specialist. In this role, Megan will be designing and implementing strategies for external and internal partnerships, and fund-development relationships. She will identify and execute on unique business […]

eXtension Fellowship Opportunity: Technology in Extension Education & Organizations

Technology in Extension Education and Organizations Fellow Funded by the New Technologies for Ag Extension (NTAE) Project The purpose of this Fellowship is to catalyze adoption and awareness of new educational technologies and practices among professionals in the U.S. Cooperative Extension Service. The Fellow will serve as editor of a peer-reviewed publication and leader of […]

eXtension Announces New Fellowship Opportunity: Technology in Extension Education and Organizations Fellow Funded by the New Technologies for Ag Extension (NTAE) Project

The purpose of this Fellowship is to catalyze adoption and awareness of new educational technologies and practices among professionals in the U.S. Cooperative Extension Service. The Fellow will serve as editor of a peer-reviewed publication and leader of related professional development offerings with production and technical assistance of the eXtension Foundation. The Fellow will work […]

eXtension Announces Four New Learning Circles for October & November 2019

Brought to You By the Impact Collaborative’s Engage & Empower Online Generated by the eXtension Foundation, Engage & Empower Online is an online co-learning community connecting local and regional Impact Collaborative projects across the U.S. for collective impact.  Through public and private cross-sector partnerships with the Cooperative Extension System’s (CES) eXtension Foundation, Engage & Empower […]

Announcement of eXtension Foundation Pesticide Safety Education Funds Management Program (PSEFMP) Funding Opportunity for 2020

The eXtension Foundation (eX) is pleased to announce a funding opportunity for Pesticide Safety Education Programs (PSEP) for 2020. This opportunity is made available through a cooperative agreement (X8-83698001) with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish and administer a national sub-award program in support of pesticide applicator education, and training for certified applicators of […]

Impact Collaborative Hosts Online Learning Circles for September 2019

eXtension’s Impact Collaborative is hosting three Learning Circles for eXtension members in September, 2019. For a full list of eXtension members, click here. These Learning Circles are brought to our members through Engage & Empower Online. Generated by the eXtension Foundation, Engage & Empower Online is an online co-learning community connecting local and regional Impact […]

eXtension Seeks Partner & Development Specialist

Application Deadline: August 31st, 2019 The eXtension Foundation is seeking an individual to design and implement strategies for external and internal partnerships and fund-development relationships. Outside of a longstanding and meaningful contact list of their own, the candidate will be able to identify and execute on unique business opportunities that exist in collaboration between Corporations, […]

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? DEADLINE EXTENDED TO SEPTEMBER 26th, 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 […]