Author: Terrence Wolfork

1890 Land Grant Universities Launch Food System Mapping Demonstration Project

We all realize the importance of reporting impacts to our funders and policy makers. eXtension and a cohort of 1890 Land Grant Universities realized that they could not just provide data to these stakeholders, but must provide it in a way that visualizes the data in order to make it more useful to their stakeholders. […]

Digital Communication Technology: Bringing us closer together or pulling us apart?

How is communication technology impacting the concept of communities? The 2015 Heartland Monitor Poll found that 53 percent of American adults believe that communication technology is improving people’s “quality of life by making it easier to keep in touch.” In comparison: • 39 percent of people surveyed believed that this same technology is diminishing people’s […]