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  • Yarn Bomb
  • Start-A-Thon
  • Iowa's Living Roadways Meeting
  • World Refugee Day

Recent News

March 9, 2018

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Geospatial Technology Program is offering a two-day Essentials of ArcGIS Workshop April 5-6 in Ames.

March 8, 2018

Registration is now open for the 43rd Iowa Municipal Professionals Institute, an annual event cosponsored by the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Office of State and Local Government Programs (OSLGP) and the Iowa League of Cities. The Institute is scheduled for July 16–20 and July 23–25 at the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center in Ames.

Strategic Plan

The people and programs of the Community and Economic Development (CED) Program of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will work with communities--aligning all efforts with the goals of maximizing diversity and inclusivity--to focus on the following five critical issues:

  • Housing
  • Demographics
  • Local Economies
  • Built Environment
  • Civic Engagement and Leadership Capacity