Strengthening the ability of the land grant university system to execute its rural development mission

The NCRCRD periodically sponsors or facilitates webinars to help connect rural development researchers and Extension professionals with each other and with stakeholder groups. The NCRCRD sponsored webinars are free and there is no registration.  All webinars are scheduled for Eastern Time.

To participate in our webinars go to: - log in as a Guest and Enter Room.  To nominate a topic contact Rosa Soliz

Upcoming Webinars:

Economic, Social and Environmental Policy Challenges in the Bakken Oil Field
February 4, 2016 - 2:00 PM Eastern Time
David Ripplinger and Aaron De Laporte (North Dakota State University)

Building Community Capacity through Strategic Planning
February 9, 2015 - 2:00 PM - Eastern Time
Anne Silvis (University of Illinois) and Becky Nesbitt (Ohio State University)

Tribal Community Development Projects in the Great Lakes Regions
February 25, 2016 - 1:00 PM Eastern Time
Emily Proctor (Michigan State University) and Dawn Newman (University of Minnesota)

Preparing Communities for Shale Development through Sustainable Planning

Myra Moss, Cynthia Bond, Eric Romich and Nancy Bowen-Ellzey (Ohio State University) and David Olson (South Dakota State University)

Elevating and Expanding the Traditional Business Retention & Expansion Program
Nancy Bowen-Ellzey, David Civittolo (Ohio State University), Scott Hutcheson (Purdue University) and Nora Ladjahasan (Iowa State University)