The NCRCRD periodically sponsors or facilitates webinars to help connect rural development researchers and Extension professionals with each other and with stakeholder groups. The NCRCRD sponsored webinars are free and there is no registration. All webinars are scheduled for Eastern Time.
To participate in any of the webinars go to: http://ncrcrd.adobeconnect.com/ncrcrd1 - log in as a 'Guest' (type your name in the box provided), and Enter Room. All participants will use the Chat feature for questions/comments during and after the presentation.
To nominate a topic contact Krystal Witt
Expanding the Intelligent Community Extension Program
March 11, 2020 @ 2:00 PM-ET
Presented by: Roberto Gallardo (Purdue University), Connie Hancock and Charlotte Narjes (University of Nebraska)
The Impact of Volunteers on Sustainable Rural Community Development
March 25, 2020 @10:00 AM-ET
Presented by: SoJung Lee and Linda Niehm (Iowa State University), MiRan Kim (Michigan State University) and Jichul Jang (Kansas State University)
Rural Quality of Life Indicators: A Toolkit to Improve Rural Communities
April 15, 2020 @ 3:00 PM-ET
Presented by: Russell Medley (University of Illinois Extension) and Carrie McKillip (University of Illinois Extension)
Supporting the Mental Health of Farm Families in the North Central Region
May 6, 2020 @ 3:00 PM-ET
Presented by: Carrie Henning-Smith (University of Minnesota) and Florence Becot (National Farm Medicine Center)