Monday, August 31, 2015 - 10:12
A record breaking 125 Iowa 4-H volunteers from 91 counties were inducted into the 2015 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame on Aug. 23 at the Iowa State Fair.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 08:05
Julio Cammarota has a track record of engaging Latino high school students in research about race, racism and ethnic identity. Iowa State's new associate professor of multicultural education in the School of Education also is an ISU Extension and Outreach specialist, helping to enhance research-based education in all of Iowa’s 99 counties.
Monday, August 24, 2015 - 10:59
Eating healthy on a tight budget can seem like a tough thing to do. However, the “Spend Smart. Eat Smart.” website and blog offered through Iowa State University’s Human Sciences Extension and Outreach provide nutrition suggestions, meal planning and grocery shopping tips.
Friday, August 21, 2015 - 12:11
Twenty-one Iowa youth received top awards during the 2015 State Fair 4-H Awardrobe Clothing Event Aug. 13-14 at the Memorial Union on the Iowa State University campus in Ames.
Friday, August 21, 2015 - 09:52
In this video Morgan Bahl, a junior in nutritional science, describes her Heddleson Summer Internship experience.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 15:02
Youth from 44 counties competed in three 4-H livestock skillathons at the Iowa State Fair. The 144 4-H’ers participated in poultry, sheep and swine events.
Sunday, August 16, 2015 - 17:20
Demonstrations of C6 BioFarm, a new tablet app sponsored by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, CenUSA Bioenergy, and Iowa NSF EPSCoR, will be featured on the special guest stage Aug. 20 and 23 at the Iowa State University exhibit in the Varied Industries Building.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 08:42
When a grandparent has dementia, the grandchildren may not understand why grandma or grandpa is becoming forgetful, mom or dad is stressed out and everything is different than it used to be. However, parents can help their young children and adolescents learn to cope, say the Science of Parenting bloggers from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Friday, August 7, 2015 - 07:57
Retired NASA astronaut Clayton Anderson brings a cosmic perspective to Camp Cy on Friday, Aug. 14 when he visits camp 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. for autographs, book signing, and pictures with visitors.
Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 09:01
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach provides nutritional information, number of calories associated with food items, and amount of physical activity needed to burn off the tasty treats for the Des Moines Register Iowa State Fair Food Finder app.