Extension Research Associate Ben Winchester will be part of an upcoming opportunity to learn about trends impacting rural communities. In his words:
Starting , the Rural Business Program at the University of Texas at San Antonio – Institute for Economic Development is teaming up with the University of Nebraska, Sam Houston State University and the University of Minnesota to bring you a quality rural webinar series.You can register for as many as you can make
This no-cost webinar series will focus on positive trends impacting the Great Plains states from Minnesota to Texas and places in-between. This monthly series is offered to local elected officials, economic development specialists, housing agencies, and others engaged in rural development practices. These webinars are educational in focus and will lead up to the Minnesota Symposium on Small Towns June 8-9, 2016 and the Texas Rural Challenge on .
Save the Dates. Here’s a sneak peek at the upcoming webinar series. All webinar times are .
Jan 13 Welcome: Rewriting the Rural Narrative
Brain Gain of the Newcomers to Rural America
Leadership Demands in Rural America
Baby Boomers and the Rural Housing Supply
Rural Entrepreneurship and the Quest for an Empowered Rural Economy
Great Plains Opinions and Attitudes
Please RSVP via this link:
Virtual seating is limited and registration will close on . Links to webinar will be provided the day before each session.