Tuesday, June 15, 2021
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 KSRE Administration
In a spirit of teamwork and collaboration, I look forward to serving as the newest regional director for K-State Research and Extension!
This week's Shout Out comes from Rebecca McFarland, Frontier District Director, and is being given to Department of Communications and Agricultural Education's Megan Drake and Taylor Kennedy.
Local, Regional and Statewide Extension Events
K-State's Turf and Ornamental Field Day is happening! It will be held at the Rocky Ford Turfgrass Research Center, 1700 Barnes Road, Manhattan, on Thursday, August 5.
Join us for night 1 of Emerald Circle on Facebook or YouTube this Thursday, June 17, at 7:30 p.m as we celebrate this year's KAP winners.
Vet Med ROCKS is hosting a series of in-person and virtual day camps for youth August 1-4.
Rock Springs Ranch debuted a new Leadership Adventure Course during a ribbon cutting celebration surrounded by youth leaders and donors.
Retirement celebration for Mary Lou Peter will be Friday, June 18, Noon to 3 p.m. at the K-State Olathe Horticulture Center.
Health and Wellness
The Community Health Corner provides tools you can use to support Extension's Grand Challenge for Health.
Extension Professional Trainings
Participate in this new quarterly webinar series to learn about actions you can take to promote rural health and resilience.
The start of June means that summer programs have officially begun in the Diversity Programs Office. We welcome eight students for the KSRE Summer Research Fellowship Program and nine students for the Multicultural Academic Program Success summer program.
Our Extension colleagues at Washington State University invite us to this Zoom symposium as an opportunity to increase our awareness and sharpen our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion skills.
This week’s updated publications include a 4-H Project Challenge about macrame and a helpful guide to cleaning field sprayers.
4-H Camp in 2022 will build on traditions of Positive Youth Development.
Calendar of Events