Category: Professional Development

UF/IFAS Forestry Student to Study Beetles during UN Internship

By Kim Scotto GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A University of Florida IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences doctoral student, who is passionate about solving problems in forest health on a global scale, will spend three months as an… Read More

Wakulla 4-H Partners with Wakulla High School to offer STEM Club to Local Youth

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Crawfordville, Florida – The newly formed Wakulla 4-H STEM Club kicked off the 2018-19 program year on Saturday, September 8 at Wakulla High School.  Approximately 20 students, many accompanied by parents, enjoyed… Read More

UF/IFAS Extension District Director Advances Mission of Serving

By Robin Koestoyo   GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Foresight is a gift leaders use to advance organizational missions. Anita Neal has for more than two decades led the development of new programs that save money for homeowners and nursery… Read More

Wakulla 4-H Welcomes International Students to the County

International High School Students via The Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) Program Wakulla 4-H welcomed two international high school students via the Future Leaders Exchange Program at the beginning of September.  The students will be 4-H members living with… Read More

Natural Wakulla Fall Wildflower Festival and Plant Sale

By Les Harrison Natural Wakulla Fall Wildflower Festival and Plant Sale Saturday, September 22, 2018 9:00am – 1:00pm UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Office 84 Cedar Avenue Crawfordville, FL 32327   Les Harrison said, “Educational presentations will be offered… Read More

Get Tips for Communicating with the Public

For those who want to reach a wider audience, this webinar will help principal investigators, co-investigators and collaborating institutions communicate the findings of their research. Jim Harper, communications manager at Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems,… Read More

NATA’s S-130/190 live fire day a blazing success

Overview Participants representing multiple agencies, universities, non-profit organizations, and private entities met this August in Gainesville for the S-130/190 Basic Wildland Firefighter training. The workshop consisted of 3 days in the classroom at the FDACS Doyle Conner Building… Read More