Author Archives: Deb Weitzenkamp

Extension Partnerships and Sponsorships: Strategies for Working Together

Join Next Generation Extension on November 14th at 10:00 CT for this engaging webinar on Extension partnerships and sponsorships.  Kathleen Lodl will serve as our clinician for the webinar….but bring your questions! Strategic partnerships are key in being able to … Continue reading

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360 Degree Video for Engaging Audiences

Join us on October 10th at 11:00 when Laura Thompson will be presenting on 360 Degree Video for Engaging Audiences. https://nebraskaextension.zoom.us/j/583999580 360-degree or virtual reality video is a relatively new technology for engaging youth and adult Extension learners. In this … Continue reading

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MyExtension.UNL.edu

Please join us on September 12th at 10 CT for our Next Generation Extension webinar on MyExtension.UNL.edu.  Clinicians are Angie Rushman and Mike Reise. Nebraska Extension has launched the My Extension Employee Resources portal. The intent of this new portal … Continue reading

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PBL vs. Projects to Enhance Learning

Great article today in Creative Educator.  This article, although somewhat lacking in grammar, punctuation & spelling, was excellent at explaining the differences between assigning projects and coaching learners through project based learning (PBL) experiences. I’m a big believer in project … Continue reading

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Student Recruitment/Know Your Audience

Today in the Chronicle of Higher Education there was an excellent article about student recruitment.  One paragraph in particular spoke to me….. Maybe that sounds ridiculous. Or maybe colleges are generally bad at listening.  Most students Longmire surveyed said colleges … Continue reading

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NGE Extension Hacks Webinar

Next Generation Extension is planning on hosting a creative new webinar….one focused on life hacks (quick tips) for Extension employees.  Here’s how it will work….every five minutes a different presenter will present one life hack that they have found useful … Continue reading

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9 Resources for Infographics

If you are looking for a few free resources to help you create a great infographic, here’s a few that I’ve used.  I can’t say that there is one that I like better than all others…only that each has it’s … Continue reading

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