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10/2/2014 9/30/2015


Category:
Professional Development
Contact Email:
gprice@ksu.edu
Description:
 The So Easy to Preserve video series is eight shows (20 to 35 minutes each) which provide a discussion of preservation principles and how-to demonstrations of methods. (The book is not contained on the DVDs.) Features include home canning of tomatoes, vegetables and fruits; freezing fruits and vegetables; drying fruits and vegetables; pickling; making jams and jellies; and, a show devoted to the canned specialties of hot chile salsa, mango chutney and spicy jicama relish
Target Audience:
Extension Agents and others interested in home food preservation
Professional Development   Gayle Price
10/18/2014 10/21/2014


Category:
Professional Development
Contact Email:
mhiggins@ksu.edu
Description:
Annual conference and expo of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly called the American Dietetic Association).  Numerous seminars on a variety of nutrition-related topics and large expo hall with vendors from across the US.
Target Audience:
Professionals, practitioners, and educators.
Professional Development Atlanta, Georgia Mary Meck Higgins
10/20/2014


Category:
Professional Development
Contact Email:
kylied@ksu.edu
Description:
The K-State Research & Extension 4-H Youth Development Department will be holding a round of trainings around the state to increase the knowledge and comfort level of local Extension staff with 4HOnline. Six in-person trainings will be offered, each held from 9 a.m.- 3p.m.
 
 
Target Audience:
Extension staff including, agents, office professionals, program assistants, program coordinators, program managers,&nb
Professional Development Manhattan- KSU Campus, Seaton 54 Computer Lab Kylie Dicket
10/21/2014 10/23/2014


Category:
Professional Development
Contact Email:
dbuchhol@ksu.edu
Description:
Annual Conference provides a time when the system of K-State Research and Extension comes together to build esprit de corps across the diversity of the workforce, carry out the business of the organization, communicate priorities and vision, celebrate accomplishments, and provide for professional growth opportunities for those within the system. 
Target Audience:
All faculty and administrators on any AES or CES appointment 
Professional Development Manhattan Daryl Buchholz
10/24/2014


Category:
Professional Development
Contact Email:
kylied@ksu.edu
Description:
The K-State Research & Extension 4-H Youth Development Department will be holding a round of trainings around the state to increase the knowledge and comfort level of local Extension staff with 4HOnline. Six in-person trainings will be offered, each held from 9 a.m.- 3p.m.
 
 
Target Audience:
Extension staff including, agents, office professionals, program assistants, program coordinators, program managers,&nb
Professional Development Manhattan- KSU Student Union Stateroom, 1st Floor Kylie Dicket
10/29/2014 10/31/2014


Category:
Professional Development
Contact Email:
mhiggins@ksu.edu
Description:
KAHPERD has 1,500 members in the health, physical education, recreation and dance professions.Their vision is to be the leading advocate in the state of Kansas in promoting healthy, active lifestyles. Their mission is to promote and advocate for healthy, active Kansans. The two-day KAHPERD Convention Program is held annually in Kansas, typically in late October or early November.
 
For information, visit the website at
 
http://www.kahperd.org/convention/index.html
Target Audience:
Extension professionals and college faculty
Professional Development Pittsburg State University, Kansas Mary Meck Higgins
11/1/2014 11/30/2014


Category:
Professional Development
Contact Email:
mhiggins@ksu.edu
Description:
An annual event held to celebrate National Diabetes Month in Wichita, the theme varies from year to year.  Professionals speak on a variety of topics, generally five for the day, and exhibits and a luncheon complete the day's events. Sponsored by the American Diabetes Association.
Target Audience:
Health professionals and other professionals who teach people with diabetes; and adults who have diabetes
Professional Development Wichita, KS. Exact date to be determined Mary Meck Higgins