Tag: fellowship

Data Jams Breathe Life Into Extension Reporting

Water, water everywhere, but not a drop to drink. That’s a sailor cast away on the high seas, surrounded by a never-ending ocean but without a sip of liquid to sustain life. In like manner, extension administrators and faculty are surrounded by oceans of data but without the means to make sense of that data […]

Maker Movement + Horticulture = Innovation Explosion

Question:  What happens when the Maker Movement intermixes with the realm of horticulture? Answer:  An explosion in ideas and innovation plus a new way for land-grant universities to reach audiences with research-based information. Dave Francis, Utah State University Extension associate professor, discovered in his Fellowship with eXtension that the latest DIY (do-it-yourself) movement is really […]

Apply Now! eXtension Impact Collaborative Diversity & Inclusion Program Fellow

eXtension Foundation is looking for candidates for the Impact Collaborative Diversity & Inclusion Program Fellow. The Impact Collaborative is the next evolution of the Issue Corps Program. The Fellow is responsible for leading the formation and success of the Collaborative cohort.  This is estimated to be a one-year commitment for .50 -.70 FTE. The responsibilities […]

eXtension Announces Four New Fellowship Opportunities

Call for Applications Four Fellowship Opportunities to Advance Innovation for U.S. Cooperative Extension The eXtension Foundation, with funding from USDA-NIFA, is pleased to announce four new fellowship opportunities. Three fellows will be selected for eXtension’s 2016 fellowship program. These Fellows will receive funding and professional development support in the 2016 fellowship year to explore open-ended […]