Iowa State will be on display at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival this summer

Extension CED will be featured in Iowa State University's exhibit at the Smithsonian's Folklife Festival this summer. The exhibit, "Transforming Communities: Design in Action," will highlight the central role of design in the land-grant mission, and extension's past, present and future impact on communities. It involves the Offices of the Executive Vice President and Provost, Vice President for Research and Economic Development, and Vice President for Extension and Outreach; College of Design; University Relations; University Marketing; University Museums; and Information Technology Services. A 10-day event, the festival celebrates the 150-year partnership between land-grant universities, the USDA and communities, bringing in more than 1 million visitors. Read more about the exhibit and CED's involvement. 

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