John Lawrence announced that Chad Higgins, senior director for ISU Extension and Outreach, will be leaving Iowa State to become University of Missouri’s associate vice chancellor for extension and engagement.
Debra Sellers shares information regarding university plans for addressing the FY21 budget shortfall, the COVID-19 Recovery Operations Committee, and other updates.
John Lawrence talks about the summer of 2020 and a county fair season like no other.
Debra Sellers shares information about returning to campus, materials discussed during the July 1 town hall, the upcoming Second Monday Live, Open for Iowa, and area-wide meetings.
Debra Sellers shares information about our efforts to make ISU Extension and Outreach more diverse, equitable, and inclusive to better serve all Iowans. She also shares information on the Governor's emergency declaration and an update from Open for Iowa.
John Lawrence says the Vice President for Extension and Outreach Tuition Assistance Program will continue the current policy of reimbursing employees for tuition to Iowa State as well as other institutions.
Debra Sellers thanks councils for their continuing partnership and shares updates from the Virtual Education Task Force, Open for Iowa, President Wintersteen, and more.
John Lawrence shares information pertaining to county fair 4-H experiences.
Debra Sellers shares a message from Assistant Vice President for County Services Andrea Nelson about the July 1 town hall and transforming our organization. She also shares information about honorific naming on campus and more notes.
Debra Sellers shares updates on the COVID-19 Recovery Task Force, Open for Iowa, regional offices, and more.
Protests continue across the country and around the world calling attention to the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless others. As a white male, I recognize I come from a place of privilege based on the color of my skin.
Debra Sellers shares a message from Andrea Nelson regarding the launch of Structured for Success, guidance from the Open for Iowa Committee, thoughts on justice for all, and more.
Debra Sellers shares information about Open for Iowa, county fairs, internal communications, and more.
Message from Debra Sellers, on behalf of the Office of the Vice President, to staff, faculty, and councils
Debra Sellers shares a message from the Open for Iowa Committee.
Debra Sellers discusses initial steps to prepare for a phased reopening of ISU Extension and Outreach, the Virtual Education Task Force, and considerations for county fairs.
Debra Sellers shares information about her background. She also shares announcements about university award recipients, the May Second Monday Live topic, the IECA executive director search committee, and more.
John Lawrence discussed his first week chairing the university’s Executive Committee for Fall Planning.
Debra Sellers discusses the transition in leadership as John Lawrence takes on a temporary assignment with the university's Executive Committee for Fall Planning.
John Lawrence discusses his role as chair of the Executive Committee for Fall Planning, Debra Sellers leading day-to-day management of ISU Extension and Outreach, guidance for reopening county offices, and an upcoming health insurance literacy program.
John Lawrence discusses the ISU Extension and Outreach COVID-19 Recovery Task Force.
John Lawrence offered thanks to office professionals and shared information on TestIowa, Volunteer Iowa, SBDC 5 Day Challenge and more.
John Lawrence shared the Governor's announcement that schools will remain closed and discusses working remotely and cybersecurity.
John Lawrence shared the Governor's proclamation implementing additional measures to protect residents, workers, and the public in RMCC Region 6 -- and what this means for ISU Extension and Outreach.
John Lawrence shared information about the new COVID-19 Recovery Task Force, a CARD report on revenue loss, the new MOU, and a survey of how county offices are operating during the current restrictions.