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Connect Extension Weekly Digest: May 18, 2020

    Connect Extension Weekly Digest: May 18, 2020 All Cooperative Extension professionals are invited to join Connect Extension. To register your free account, click here.  Don’t forget, the deadline for the Farm Journal Monthly Story Lead Contest is coming up next Monday, May 25th! Each month, Farm Journal will select story leads from across […]

Connect Extension Weekly Digest: May 11, 2020

  Connect Extension Weekly Digest: May 11, 2020 Last week we launched a monthly story lead contest in partnership with Farm Journal. Each month, Farm Journal will select story leads from across Cooperative Extension to further develop, and publish in Farm Journal media. Learn more in the Farm Journal Monthly Story Lead Contest group. The […]

eXtension Partners with Farm Journal to Launch Monthly Story Lead Contest for Cooperative Extension

The eXtension Foundation, in partnership with Farm Journal, is pleased to bring this opportunity to Cooperative Extension. Each month, we will offer a story lead contest in Connect Extension in the new Farm Journal Monthly Story Lead Contest group. Monthly winners, along with their Extension Directors and Administrators, will have the chance to work with Farm Journal to further develop […]

eXtension Hosts Google Senior Research Scientist for Webinar

The Joy of Search: Augmenting Intelligence by Teaching People How To Search May 4th, 2020 1 PM – 2 PM ET For All Cooperative Extension Professionals Register Here Brought to you by our Technology in Extension Education Fellow, Dr. Rose Hayden-Smith, made possible through the New Technologies for Agricultural Extension (NTAE) Cooperative Agreement with USDA-NIFA.  Dr. Dan Russell has been […]

eXtension RFP for Climate/Extreme Weather Fellowship

Cooperative Extension is positioned to be the leading national resource with the most experience with on-the-ground implementation of conservation-based programming. The eXtension Climate Coalition proposes creating a Fellowship effort as a short-term project dedicated to the compilation of program data across the Cooperative Extension System (CES).  The fellow(s), which could be one or two, will […]

eXtension Foundation Welcomes Karl Bradley as 2020 Leadership Development Fellow

The eXtension Foundation is pleased to announce that Master Sergeant Karl Bradley, United States Air Force, will be serving as eXtension’s Leadership Development Fellow. Karl will be working closely with the Impact Collaborative program and its trained Innovation Facilitators from across Extension by offering professional development opportunities and engagements around leadership. Karl joins eXtension through […]

eXtension & ECOP Host National Action Dialogue – Community Based Programming in the Digital Networked COVID-19 Age

March 26th & April 1st, 2020 3 PM – 4:30 PM ET Available to: All Cooperative Extension Professionals Register Here Panelists Include: Chuck Hibberd, Dean & Director of Nebraska Extension Paul Hill, Extension Associate Professor, County Director, Community Economic Development, Utah State University Elise Lofgren, Senior Instructional Designer, Purdue University Doug Edlund, Assistant Director of […]

eXtension Hosts Lisa Zeeveld, COO BELAY Solutions, for Webinar on Virtual Work & Culture

Virtual Culture: The Way We Work Doesn’t Work Anymore, How to Embrace the Virtual Culture In Your Team March 24th, 3 – 4 PM ET Available to eXtension Members Only Register Here Christine Geith, CEO, eXtension Foundation, and Beverly Coberly, COO, eXtension Foundation, will be interviewing Lisa Zeeveld of BELAY Solutions about virtual culture. eXtension has been […]

eXtension Launches Connect Extension: A Hub For Learning, Professional Development, & Collaboration

The eXtension Foundation is pleased to announce a new platform for all Cooperative Extension professionals, Connect Extension. Connect Extension provides an interactive social space designed for this specific community of educators and professionals. All Cooperative Extension professionals can access our national calendar to share webinars and events system-wide and with the public. eXtension members can access their member […]