Saturday, February 22, 2014

Public Land Grant Universities -UCD Feb. 2013

“Making the 'People's University': Exploring the Civic Mission of Public Land Grant Universities and Cooperative Extension”
Lawrence Busch, University Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Co-Director, Center for the Study of Standards in Society, Michigan State University. Presentation title: “Land Grant Universities: Market Good or Civic Good?”

Rose Hayden-Smith, Strategic Initiative Leader, Sustainable Food Systems; 4-H Youth, Family and Community Development Advisor; and Food and Society Policy Fellow, University of California Cooperative Extension, Ventura County. Presentation title: “Growing Community: 100 Years of Extension Work in California Gardens”

James Lapsley, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Viticulture and Enology, UC Davis, and Chair, Department of Science, Agriculture and Natural Resources, UC Davis Extension. Presentation title: “We Are Both Hosts: Napa Valley, UC Davis, and the Search for Quality”

Scott J. Peters, Professor of Cultural Foundations of Education and Co-Director of Imagining America, Syracuse University. Presentation title: “Extension Reconsidered”

From February 22, 2013, more background presentation documents available here.

The four featured presentations begin at the following times: Scott J. Peters (17:55); Rose Hayden-Smith (1:22:45); James Lapsley (1:47:45), and Lawrence Busch (2:19:50)

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