Author: LuAnn Phillips

eXtension Brings Designathon to Tuskegee Economic Development Summit

The 21st annual Booker T. Washington Economic Development Summit will be held at Tuskegee University this week.  The 3-day event “uses the historical and philosophical perspectives of Booker T. Washington to focus on present day changes and to promote entrepreneurship and procurement opportunities for economic development in small towns, the southern region, and rural America.” […]

Vote For Your Favorite i-Three Corps Projects

Vote Early!  Vote Often! That’s an old political joke…but in the case of eXtension’s i-Three Corps…it’s NOW the truth. We had such a GREAT turnout with voting on Friday we’ve opened up the process even further…now you can vote for as many i-Three Corps applications as you’d like!  So…go back to Vote For the Corps […]

eXtension is ready for National Farm Safety Week, Sept. 20-26

eXtension’s Farm and Ranch in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice (CoP) has a wide variety of resources available to educators and the general public to use for National Farm Safety and Health Week at: http://www.extension.org/AgSafety. Follow our activities all week long on social media with #FarmSafety and #NFSHW15 at: https://twitter.com/agsafety4u https://www.facebook.com/AgSafety4u Agriculture is […]

How Extension Can Serve The Maker Movement

Extension was created over a century ago in part to help the American people progress through a wildly changing time—the industrial revolution. Today, we are fast approaching a day when the access to professional-grade tools will be available to everyone. These tools of innovation are being democratized and the Maker Movement is precipitating the next […]