Tuesday, June 25, 2019
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
Let’s start out with a heartfelt “Congratulations!” to Dr. Ernie Minton. Dr. Minton was named as our Director of K-State Research and Extension and Dean of the College of Agriculture.
From Extension Administration
This week’s Shout Out comes to us from Aimee Hawkes: “I would like to submit Eva Peterson for a Tuesday Letter Shout Out. She joined us in September in the middle of fall tree sales, and immediately became part of the team.
Recording from June 21st - Let's Talk Extension is available.
The new Better Kansas blog has been posted. Keep those ideas coming!
Do you know an exceptionally good communicator who consistently conveys K-State Research and Extension information to the public and to the media? Consider nominating him or her as the 2019 Communicator of the Year.
We wish to thank Erin for her service to the Walnut Creek Extension District and wish her well as she begins a new job.
Do you have a leadership workshop to share with a teenage audience? We are seeking workshop proposals for the Kansas Youth Leadership Forum.
Human Resource Information
K-State will have a new paid parental leave benefit effective July 1.
This week's update is a report of forage variety trials across Kansas.
Shay Strubinger has joined the K-State Research and Extension Business office as Assistant Auditor.
Calendar of Events