Food security conference coming to Cleveland this fall . . . >> Read more
David Civittolo and COSI Awarded Annual CD Recognition >> Read more
Developing leaders for communities and community-based organizations . . . >> Read more
Helping communities prepare and assess suitability for wind energy development >> Read more

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The OSU Extension Community Development blog officially launched on April 10! Businesses, organizations, community leaders and/or elected and appointed officials as well as Extension educators are encouraged to subscribe to receive regular postings of relevant and useful information. Subscribing is...
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Extension’s Community Development programs aim to engage people in strengthening their organizations, communities and ultimately social, economic, civic and environmental conditions to improve the quality of life in Ohio. A sampling of these efforts is captured in the recently published...
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(Submitted by Brian Raison) Of the 264 members of the eXtension Community, Local and Regional Food Systems CoP (Community of Practice), 22 are OSU Extension colleagues (including some Master Gardeners). Though we’ve not made the official announcement yet, our USDA AFRI Conference grant of $50...
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On Friday, January 31, President-Designate Michael V. Drake and his wife, Brenda, received a warm welcome from the university community through a series of events with students, faculty, staff and the community. One stop included the Schoenbaum Family Center where Susan Colbert, Program Director...