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Monday, September 8, 2014

9.8.14 - Calendar Items of Note

Debut of the National Cooperative Extension Leadership Calendar – Introducing a convenient, interactive calendar designed to track dates and details of events of national and regional significance as announced in the ECOP Monday Minute. Bookmark your browser for: On the calendar you will find the following items.

National Extension Master Gardener Coordinator Conference – October 27-29, 2014, New Brunswick, NJ,, conference registration deadline is October 13, hotel room rates guaranteed through October 6. Direct questions to
APLU Annual MeetingNovember 2-4, 2014, Orlando, FL,, Cooperative Extension awards presented Sunday morning; Cooperative Extension dinner Monday evening.

Joint Council for Agricultural Research, Education, and Teaching/Academic Heads Section (CARET/AHS) Meeting – March 2-5, 2015, Washington, DC. 

Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) Conference – March 16-19, 2015, Crystal City, (Arlington) VA, contact Stephanie Blake, USDA-NIFA,

Public Issues Leadership Development (PILD) Conference – April 12-15, 2015, Crystal City,
(Arlington) VA, A letter of invitation with highlights to Cooperative Extension leaders is available at: Registration begins January 12, 2015.

National Urban Extension ConferenceMay 4-7, 2015, Atlanta, GA,; proposal deadline October 1, 2014. 

National Extension Conference on VolunteerismMay 4-7, 2015, Portland, ME, contact Doug Swanson, 202.690.1227,

National Health Outreach ConferenceMay 6-8, 2015, Atlanta, GA, contact Janet Valente, University of Georgia, 706.583.0343,

1890 Institutions 125th CelebrationJuly 15-16, 2015, Library of Congress, Washington, DC. 

National Extension Directors and Administrators (NEDA) and Cooperative Extension Section MeetingOctober 12-15, 2015, location to be determined. 

APLU Annual MeetingNovember 15-17, 2015, Indianapolis, IN. Future conferences November 13-15, 2016 in Austin, TX, and November 12-14, 2017 in Washington, DC.