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eXtension Job Opportunity: Innovation Facilitator Manager

We’re searching for an Impact Collaborative Innovation Facilitator Manager. Join our virtual team from any location. First round of application reviews: August 9, 2018. Impact Collaborative Innovation Facilitator Manager, eXtension Foundation We are seeking an expert facilitator and experienced innovator to join our team and help lead innovation capacity-building for our members of the U.S. Cooperative Extension […]

eXtension Fellowship Opportunity – Customer Relationship Management Sandbox

This opportunity is open to all Land-Grant Universities regardless of membership with eXtension as part of our cooperative agreement with USDA-NIFA. eXtension is funding an opportunity for a Fellow position to lead a process with a national committee and eXtension to explore and document needs and potential solutions for Customer Relationship Management functions in Cooperative […]

New Developments in eXtension Create New Opportunities for Extension Professionals

Join eXtension May 4 for Webinar on New Opportunities Over the past 16 months, the eXtension Foundation has undergone a series of changes as it evolves from primarily an online learning platform for Extension professionals to a more blended model of engagement with the introduction of the i-Three Issue Corps.  And there is more change to come […]

SOIL SCIENCE STUDENTS EXPERIENCE SECOND LIFE

Students from six freshman soil science classes at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln recently visited the Smith-Lever Farm on one of the Cooperative Extension islands, Morrill2, in the Second Life ® virtual world. Their mission was to study a problem the farmer has with herbicide treatment of a cornfield and suggest possible solutions. This in-world experience […]

STATE AND INSTITUTIONAL REPORTS JUST RELEASED

eXtension has recently distributed our first edition of state and institutional reports for eXtension. These reports are intended to keep you informed of eXtension activity that can be reported by state and institutions. The reports include state and institutional metrics from the eXtension public website (visits, pageviews, cities visiting, average pageviews per visit, average time […]