Building a better rural America

All modules for the "Heritage Tourism" webinars were recorded and are available by session.  You may view the webinar by selecting Recorded presentation and/or download the presentation by selecting PowerPoint

Heritage Tourism: Web-Based Tourism Development Resources

Session 1: Introduction - Heritage Tourism for the North Central Region
Julie Avery (Michigan State University), Francis Boggus, Community Planning & Development, (Iowa), Larry Dickerson and Connie Mefford (University of Missouri)
Recorded presentation          PowerPoint

Session 2: October 4, 2012 – Is Heritage Tourism A fit for your Community?

(Larry Dickerson)
Recorded presentation          PowerPoint

Session 3: October 11, 2012 - Initiating Heritage Tourism in your Community (Connie Mefford and Kathy Dothage)
Recorded presentation         PowerPoint

Session 4: October 18, 2012 – Organizing for Heritage Tourism (Francis Boggus and Larry Dickerson)
Recorded presentation       PowerPoint

Session 5: October 25, 2012 – Planning for Heritage (Francis Boggus, Larry Dickerson)
Recorded presentation     PowerPoint

Session 6: November 1, 2012 - Implementing Heritage Tourism
(Julie Avery and Jonathan Day)
Recorded presentation     PowerPoint

Session 7: November 15, 2012 – Evaluating and Renewing Heritage Tourism (Julie Avery and Eric Thompson)
Recorded presentation     PowerPoint

HERITAGE TOURISM FOR THE NORTH CENTRAL REGION TEAM:
Julie Avery, Ph.D., Michigan State University Museum Curator and MSU Extension Cultural Economic Development Specialist (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))
Francis Boggus, Francis Boggus & Associates, LLC Community Planning & Development Des Moines, Iowa, (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))
Jonathon Day, Ph.D., MBA Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Purdue University, (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))
Larry Dickerson, Community Development Specialist, University of Missouri Extension, Boone County, (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))
Kathy Dothage, Osage County Program Director, University of Missouri Extension (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))
Connie Mefford, Community Development Specialist and Benton County Program Director, University of Missouri Extension (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))
Eric Thompson, Ph.D. Associate Director and Professor, Bureau of Business Research, Department of Economics, University of Nebraska-Lincoln (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))

Contact Julie Avery (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)) or Larry Dickerson (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)) with questions regarding the modules above.