Tag: eXtension

eXtension Webinar To Review Recent Changes and New Opportunities for Extension Professionals

Announcement: On Wednesday, May 4, 2016, from 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET, the eXtension Foundation will host a webinar for all Extension professionals to review recent changes and new opportunities now available for member institutions. On hand to present will be eXtension CEO Christine Geith and members of the leadership team to answer questions and provide examples […]

i-Three Issue Corps – Clark County Kentucky Seafood Nutrition Partnership

Each year Americans consume an average of about 14 pounds of seafood per person but nearly 140 pounds of sugar. The United States Department of Agriculture recommends at least two servings of seafood each week, but most Americans are not coming close.  About 80-90 percent of U.S. consumers do not meet the recommendations. One-third of […]
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eXtension Launches 2016 i-Three Issue Corps

  eXtension is pleased to name the first eXtension i-Three Issue Corps! These 127 individuals comprise 72 projects that will move forward over the next several weeks and months in 2016. Focused on either Food Systems or Climate these individuals will collaborate with eXtension staff, key subject matter informants, experts in project design, technology, and marketing, […]
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Continuing and Changing

In the summer of 1986 as a graduate student, I took the hardest class in my educational career. Dr. Patricia Duffy was teaching for the first time duality theory in economics. Today, I don’t remember the math, but I do remember reaching different but “right” conclusions by using different methods. These different conclusions ended up […]

What a Ride!!! Putting professional development and innovation to work

If it seems like I’m short of breath it’s because for the last three months I’ve been running a “Summer Sprint” (if you know me you’re laughing right now).  So named and led by Chris Geith, eXtension’s new CEO, the eXtension team, Board of Directors, and innovation partners nationwide who have been swiftly reimagining Cooperative […]