Tuesday, October 16, 2018
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 Director for Extension
In Extension, our assets are our people and the knowledge, skills and the professional zeal and savvy they possess. Nurturing and developing these core competencies are the key to our success.
From Extension Administration
Three sessions will be livestreamed and archived.
This week’s Shout Out is from Stacey Warner and goes to Micro Computer Support Technician (AKA Road Warrior) David Dunn.
Local, Regional and Statewide Extension Events
The Community Development PFT is recruiting host sites for a Spring 2019 Board Leadership Series.
The Alum Board of Alpha of Clovia is hosting an online silent auction. The auction includes a 3-night stay in Colorado, gift certificates, four 4-H Collector Dolls, and more! View the full list at http://www.alphaofcloviaalumni.org/silent-auction.htm.
Human Resource Information
October is open enrollment for many state and K-State sponsored benefits. Helpful tools and resources are available to help employees make the best benefit choices to support themselves and their families.
We are pleased the Navigating Difference training team will conduct a workshop and have a poster, “Diversity: A Key Core Competency in Practice,” during the Resource fair in the K-State Student Union Ballroom during Annual Conference.
Calendar of Events
October 16-18 KSRE Annual Conference, Manhattan - November 13-15 Navigating Difference, Great Bend - November 29 4-H Program Rally, Wichita - January 30 KSRE Partnership Zoom Meeting, 7:00 p.m.