Tuesday, September 27, 2016
The Tuesday Letter is a weekly email to approximately 2,500 faculty and staff of K-State Research and Extension and the College of Agriculture, providing recipients with timely announcements and updates.
From the Associate Director for Extension and Applied Research
"Scholarship Of Extension" - Thanks to our very own authors, Charlotte Shoup Olsen and David Mengel, for developing this white paper from a few years back! The key points within the paper truly stand the test of time.
From Extension Administration
Announcement of the Henry C. Gardiner Global Food Systems Lecture on October 3rd.
Please wear your K-State Research and Extension name badge for Annual Conference.
The Huck Boyd Institute presented Senator Bob Dole with a Lifetime Achievement Award for service to Rural Kansas. He joined Barry Flinchbaugh and Senator Nancy Kassebaum Baker for a fascinating discussion about Kansas politics.
Fall sale runs until October 14; spring sales start in December.
As KSRE professionals, Extension Administration has challenged us to explore ways in which we can reach our program goals and meet future needs by obtaining additional external resources.
The fall issue of the Kansas Canopy is now available!
The North Central Region Aging Network is requesting ALL Extension educators, specialists, and administrators complete a short survey. Select participants will win a gift card!
Local, Regional and Statewide Extension Events
Willie the Wildcat will be at the Tuesday Resource Fair/Reception.
Get ready to support KSRE at the silent auction at Annual Conference. Donations are now being accepted for the October 25 event.
FCS Agents invite you to a "Cork and Canvas" party at Annual Conference. Sign up through the Annual Conference Registration website.
Show your support through the All-University Campaign.
Human Resource Information
The North West Regional Extension Specialist, Community Nutrition and Health position is currently posted on the Human Capital Services job postings.
Health and Wellness
Healthy You Wellness Tip
Extension Professional Trainings
We invite you to attend 4-H Program Rally. The Rally is scheduled for November 29 to December 1 at Rock Springs 4-H Center.
4th Annual Diversity Breakfast and Multicultural Summit on October 6 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Garden City, Kansas.
Kansas 4-H SpaceTech currently has five project areas: rockets, robotics, astronomy, computers and GPS/GIS. Please note these changes for 2016-17.
Kansas Forest Service welcomes new district forester, Jami Seirer to Northwest Kansas.
Welcome to the Kansas Forest Service Ariel LaVarnway!
Calendar of Events
The Community Development PFT invites you to learn about Entrepreneurship teaching resources for youth.