Extension Engagement Essentials

Anyone interested in expanding their knowledge in the area of community building through conversation and collaboration should consider participating.

Session 1: Defining Extension's role in Partnerships, Coalitions, and Collaborations - Andrea Nelson and Keli Tallman

Session 2: Convening a Community Meeting - Rich Wrage and RaeAnn Gordon

Session 3: Elevator Speech - Jolene McCoy and Natasha Neal

Session 4: Success Story - Keli Tallman

Participants will be able to:

  • Define a given set of terms as they relate to work in ISU Extension and Outreach
  • Articulate when and how to convene a community meeting
  • Learn how to develop an ISU Extension and Outreach elevator speech
  • Learn how to write an ISU Extension and Outreach success story

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Course Information

 Time Requirement

4-part interactive Zoom series.  Participants must attend all four sessions, which are scheduled 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

 Cost to Participants

There is no fee for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach faculty and staff to participate. Class size is limited to 20 registrants.


Your workshop facilitators are Andrea Nelson, Keli Tallman, Rich Wrage, RaeAnn Gordon, Jolene McCoy, and Natasha Neal.