• Planting in Tripoli
  • Rendering of proposed play equipment for Trestle Park in Manning
  • World Refugee Day
  • Yarn Bomb
  • Young Iowans Speak Mural


May 23, 2018

Two-day course on Essentials of ArcGIS 10.5 to be offered in August 2018

May 21, 2018

On May 2, Kameron Middlebrooks joined Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s Community and Economic Development (CED) unit as a community development specialist. Middlebrooks comes to ISU from the Evelyn K. Davis Center in Des Moines, where he was an asset development associate working on economic and community development for small businesses and nonprofits.

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Local Businesses Benefit from ISU Extension CED Road Scholar Programs

Iowa tourism is a growing and competitive business. According to 2016 research released by the Iowa Legislature, state tourism revenues exceeded $8 billion, with communities and businesses across the state trying to carve out a piece of the pie for themselves. 

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is ready to help. Community and Economic Development specialist Diane Van Wyngarden serves Iowa with the Road Scholar program. Van Wyngarden researches group travel trends, develop tools to help businesses thrive in the group travel industry, and share this information with Iowa businesses.  

Read more here.