Michigan 4-H’ers sweep MSU’S Pre-College Scholarships in 2023
Published on March 8, 2023
For youth interested in postsecondary education, Michigan State University (MSU) Extension’s flagship youth development program Michigan 4-H is helping to not only prepare youth for college success, but also making it more affordable.
Michigan 4-H Foundation funds 4-H statewide learning experience sponsorships
Published on November 16, 2022
For the 2022-23 program year, the Michigan 4-H Foundation funded sponsorships for 20 statewide 4-H learning experiences totaling $95,503.
4-H alumna credits 4-H Capitol Experience for leading to her career choice
Published on February 11, 2022
Alger County Michigan 4-H alumna Kennedy DeFrancesco participated in many state and national 4-H events during her years in 4-H. However, 4-H Capitol Experience was most life-changing, igniting plans for a political science degree and a career in law.
Preparing youth for meaningful conversations with experts
Published on October 29, 2021
Six tips for empowering youth.
4-H alumnus Domonique Clemons elected to serve as Genesee County Commissioner for 4th District
Published on February 16, 2021
A dream fulfilled: 4-H participation as a youth was the catalyst for a career in government.
Youth leadership and citizenship opportunities
Published on September 16, 2020
Providing meaningful experiences for youth in local government.
MSU Distinguished Academic Staff honoree credits Michigan 4-H for igniting his successful career
Published on February 27, 2020
MSU Extension’s Brandon Schroeder was recently honored with MSU's Distinguished Academic Staff Award. However, before joining MSU Extension 15 years ago, Schroeder was already a part of the Extension community: he spent his youth as a Michigan 4-H member.
Youth roles in event planning
Published on January 1, 2020
Youth-adult partnerships in action at 4-H Capitol Experience.
4-H youth programs build good citizens
Published on December 20, 2019
4-H grows good citizens through a variety of experiences and working with positive role models.
Is civics education sinking in?
Published on October 11, 2019
Hands-on settings can enhance civic education for American youth.