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'Water Rocks!' Videos Earn Iowa Motion Picture Association Awards
(Posted on 4/18/2014)
The Water Rocks! team came home with 15 awards at the 23rd Annual Iowa Motion Picture Association award ceremony, including three Awards of Excellence in Educational Production.
Four Iowa Youth Head to 2014 National 4-H Conference
(Posted on 4/3/2014)
Four 4-H members have been selected to represent Iowa at the National 4-H Conference April 5-10 in Washington, D.C. The youth delegates are Raeann Hanlon, Calhoun County; Paul Elliott, Linn County; and Renae Drey and Tyler Pickhinke, Sac County.
Iowa Senate Resolution Celebrates Cooperative Extension
(Posted on 3/27/2014)
The Iowa Senate unanimously passed a bipartisan resolution March 27 celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, the founding legislation of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System.
Registrations Open for Statewide 4-H Camps
(Posted on 3/18/2014)
Adventures in nature are only part of the experiences young people will have this summer at 4-H camps offered by the ISU Extension and Outreach 4-H program.
Community Collaboration Helps Hancock 4-H’ers Pursue STEM Learning
(Posted on 3/17/2014)
The success of the Block Heads FTC Team from Garner stems from a community-based approach to support science, technology, engineering and math learning opportunities for youth.
2014 ‘Friends of Extension’ Honored
(Posted on 3/14/2014)
The Iowa Alpha Mu Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Phi, the honor society of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, has honored four individuals as “Friends of Extension.”
Lyon, O’Brien County 4-H Youth Attend National Agri-Science Summit
(Posted on 2/12/2014)
Eleven Iowa 4-H’ers are partnering with 4-H professionals and representatives from agricultural industry and land-grant universities to teach others about agricultural science and innovation. Lyon and O’Brien County 4-H youth joined teams of youth and adults from 13 states at the National Youth Agri-Science Summit.
Livestock Production Program for 4-H to be Developed
(Posted on 2/6/2014)
Amy Powell was recently hired to help develop an online curriculum to teach youth in 4-H about raising livestock. The new Extension and Outreach position of 4-H livestock specialist will work with Department of Animal Science professors to ensure the information is scientifically sound.
Program Helps Latino Students Graduate High School, Pursue Higher Education
(Posted on 1/29/2014)
ISU Extension and Outreach will offer a two-day facilitator training in March to prepare more individuals to implement the Juntos program in their community. Juntos gives Latino parents and teens knowledge, skills and resources that help parents get involved and provide academic support for their child - which leads to high school graduation and exploration of higher education.
Iowa Youth Delegates Reflect on Experiences at National 4-H Congress
(Posted on 12/20/2013)
Nineteen Iowa youth delegates returned from National 4-H Congress inspired to make a difference, more culturally aware of the ethnic diversity around the world and in their local communities and having made friendships that will last a lifetime.

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