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Friday, January 22, 2016 - 16:33

The 60th Annual Iowa State University Shade Tree Short Course, Glass is Half Full: A Call for Optimism, will be Feb. 23 - 25, 2016 at the Scheman Building at Iowa State University in Ames.

Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 17:05

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has elected Cathann Kress as a new trustee to its board of directors. Kress is Iowa State University’s vice president for extension and outreach and a tenured professor in the school of education.
 

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 14:50

Ten Iowa communities have been selected to participate in the Iowa's Living Roadways Community Visioning Program in 2016.

Monday, October 19, 2015 - 11:30

In 1986, an introductory meeting with an extension specialist and an early-career scientist inspired a promising partnership for university engagement with Iowa communities that focused on Iowa State University’s motto “science with practice.” Almost 30 years later, this partnership continues to grow and stand strong, assisting Iowans and looking toward a bright future.

Monday, October 19, 2015 - 09:02

A destructive insect of ash trees has been confirmed in southern Cedar Rapids. The emerald ash borer was discovered at an Iowa interstate rest area along I-380 approximately one-half mile north of the Johnson County line.

Monday, October 5, 2015 - 11:05

The Central Iowa Tourism Region recently partnered with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach to provide training throughout central Iowa on the importance of tourism and ways tourism-related industries can improve the customer experience for tourists.

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 15:19

Latino store owners in Perry are learning how to make healthy, affordable and culturally appropriate foods more accessible, thanks to the Dallas County Healthy Corner Store Initiative.

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 11:33

The Iowa Municipal Professionals Institute offers a new four-hour training session on administration and accounting in eight Iowa locations during October.

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 16:23

A free public webinar will introduce a new resource for city governments about zoning issues related to production and sales activities commonly associated with urban agriculture. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will host the webinar from noon to 1 p.m. on Wed., Sept. 30.