|Paulson Named "Excellence in Teaching about Agriculture Award" Winner
Christi Paulson, first grade teacher at Riley Elementary School in Salt Lake City, is the recipient of Utah State University Cooperative Extension's Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) Excellence in Teaching about Agriculture Award. Additionally, Paulson was selected as one of five national winners for this award and will be recognized by the United States Department of Agriculture and the national AITC Consortium at the National AITC Conference in Baltimore in June. This award is given to recognize teachers for their successful efforts in teaching agricultural concepts in their curriculum.
|NASA Awards Science Education Grant to USU Cooperative Extension Programs|
Thanksgiving Point in Lehi was recently named one of nine groups nationwide to receive NASA funding for science education. Utah State University Cooperative Extension 4-H hosts several programs at Thanksgiving Point that will benefit from the grant.
USU Cooperative Extension Co-sponsors Pollinator Workshop
Utah State University Cooperative Extension and the USDA-ARS Bee Biology and Systematics Laboratory co-sponsor "Discovering the World of Bees" Pollinator Workshop Friday, June 25, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Eccles Conference Center at USU.
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