Category Archives: Scholarship/Creative Work

Data Visualization Webinar

Laura Thompson is an Ag Technologies Extension Educator and a Coordinator for the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network. In her eXtension Fellowship she has been exploring methods of effective data visualization using case studies from the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network. In … Continue reading

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Recording of Nebraska Consumer Beliefs about Our Food Supply Webinar

View video of Consumer Beliefs about Our Food Supply by Rob Eirich, Nebraska Extension Educator Download copy of NASIS Food survey whose results are discussed in the video. Download PDF copy of slides: Consumer Confidence In Their Food Supply Handout View 2016 IFIC National … Continue reading

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Uberizing Extension?

This morning in the Chronicle of Higher Education, an article titled “When ‘Uberization’ Comes to Education” has me ubernervous/uberexcited!. If you weren’t aware of a new app called Uberstand, it’s okay, because I had never heard of it either.  According … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s NGE Webinar: Back to the Basics: Human Subjects Regulations and the IRB

Back to the Basics: Human Subjects Regulations and the IRB Presented by Becky Freeman Obtaining IRB approval or a not human subjects research determination is an important step when conducting human subjects research and program evaluation. Not having IRB approval … Continue reading

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Completion Paradox

I’m still pondering an article I read in yesterday morning’s Chronicle of Higher Education….”For Students Taking Online Courses, a Completion Paradox“.  The article explains that research conducted on online post-secondary courses suggests that while students may receive a lower grade in an … Continue reading

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How to Create a Cloth Poster

I’ve been getting several inquiries of how I created a cloth poster for a national meeting that included these attributes: Cost about $25, which included postage Designed in PowerPoint Doesn’t wrinkle, weighs about as much as a t-shirt and can … Continue reading

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Word of the Day: Altmetrics

Everyday we are striving to wrap our minds around recording impact of the work that we do in Extension.  So, today, I wanted to throw a word at you that you may not have heard before, altmetrics.  Altmetrics has been … Continue reading

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