Search results Widens Kids’ Access to Computer Science Education by Awarding $5 Million to National 4-H Council

September 1, 2022, 10:33 am |

With funding from, 4-H will increase the reach of the Computer Science Career Pathways program for students from rural and under-resourced communities who have had minimal computer science education. The new grant will help teach young people through Cooperative Extension’s in-person 4-H programs and online resources.

4-H Youth Participate in Unlock Ag Innovations Challenge

July 15, 2022, 1:41 pm | Maya Hayslett, Elizabeth Settles Huffman

This summer at county fairs and 4-H camps across Iowa, youth are using their critical thinking skills to take part in solving a real-world agriculture challenge through the 2022 4-H Ag Innovators Experience “Unlock Ag Innovations Challenge.”

NASA Iowa Space Grant Consortium Names Nelson as Interim Director

April 15, 2022, 1:44 pm | Valyn Bodensteiner, Sara Nelson

The NASA Iowa Space Grant Consortium announced today that Sara Nelson will serve as interim director. Nelson is currently on the leadership team for the ISGC as assistant director for education and outreach and is the state STEM specialist for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.