Awards, Recognitions and Recent Publications

Congratulations to those who have recently received awards of recognition.
Congratulations to those who have recently received awards of recognition or have a recent publications.
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Congratulations to the following faculty, staff, volunteers and clientele who have recently received awards of recognition.

Maureen Hosty, Gary Delaney, John Williams, Deb Schreiber and Jed Smith:  received acceptance for their  4-H Urban-Rural Exchange for a sustainable Future program into the national Programs of Distinction data base.  The honor of being recognized by peers for developing, delivering and evaluating a high quality youth development program is rare but well deserved.

Sam Angima, Lincoln County received the National Epsilon Sigma Phi Early Career award. 

 

2009-2010 Promotion and Tenure

Garry Stephenson, Crop & Soil Science – Promotion to Professor

Wendy Hein, Clackamas County – Promotion to Senior Instructor

 

ANREP Annual Awards

ANREP Bob Wheeler memorial 5K fun run

Three way tie for 2nd place for women – Nicole Strong, Benton;  Amy Grotto, Columbia; Janean Creighton, Forest Ecosystems & Society

2nd place for men – Jim Johnson, Forestry Program Leader

Viviane Simon-Brown and her co-authors -  won the Bronze award for the Long Extension Publication for 2009, for Living Sustainably -- Its Your Choice.  The National Network for Sustainable Living Education, which Viviane directs, received the 2009 ANREP Award for Best Innovative Program, and she was also on a team of co-authors that won a 2009 ANREP Silver award for best Refereed Journal Article, namely, Sustainable Living Education: A Call to All Extension, published in the Journal of Extension. 

Steve Fitzgerald won the 2009 Short Extension Publication Gold award for his Fire Resistant Plants for Home Landscapes

Rob Emanuel, Derek Godwin, and Candace Stoughton won the Silver award for Long Extension Publication for 2010 for their The Oregon Rain Garden Guide - A Step-by-Step Guide to Landscaping for Clean Water and Healthy Streams

Bob Parker, Glenn Ahrens, Steve Fitzgerald, Paul Oester, and Chris Labelle won the 2010 Gold award for Best Web-Based Course for their How to Manage Your Forest

 

American Evaluation Association Fall Conference Presenters

Dave White and others on Youth Participatory Evaluation
Marc Braverman, Roger Rennekamp and others on Standards of Evidence for Determining What Works
Roger Rennekamp and others on Evaluation Capacity Building
Mary Arnold and others on Assessing Science Process Skills
Molly Engle and others on the Evaluators Role in Organizational Transformation
Molly Engle and others on Evaluation Skills Needed after Course Work

 

ACE Annual Critique and Awards Presentations

Graphic Design

Erik Simmons: Posters—Gold Award for 4-H Clover Poster

Mark Anderson-Wilk: Cover—Gold Award for A New Pest Attacking Healthy Ripening Fruit in Oregon

 

Publishing

Peg Herring, Erik Simmons, Tom Weeks, Tiffany Woods, Judy Scott, Lynn Ketchum, Karen Zimmerman: Magazines and Periodicals—Gold Award for Oregon’s Agricultural Progress

Peg Herring, Erik Simmons, Tom Weeks, Tiffany Woods, Judy Scott, Lynn Ketchum, Karen Zimmerman:
Electronic Publications—Gold Award for Oregon’s Agricultural Progress Online


Photography

Lynn Ketchum, Erik Simmons, Judy Scott:
Photo Series—Silver Award for Savory Images—Web slide show

Lynn Ketchum:
Environmental Portrait or Personality—Bronze Award for Seafood Chef


Professional Presentations

 Transformers: Case Studies in Transformation

Peg Herring, Oregon State University
Aimee Viniard-Weidman, University of Minnesota
Jacy Johnson, Iowa State University

 

Panel Discussion on Social Media Best Practices and Guidelines

Anne Mims Adrian, Auburn University
Elaine Edwards, Kansas State University
Jeff Hino, Oregon State University
Elizabeth Gregory North, Texas AgriLife
Peg Hull Shiffstall, Penn State University

 

Developing a Shared Digital Work Space in Central America

Dave King, Oregon State University
Don Poucher, University of Florida
Luz Marina Alvare, International Food Policy Research Institute

 

Assessing County Extension Program Readiness to Adopt Technology: They Don‘t Know What They Don’t Know

Jeff Hino, Oregon State University

 

Creating a Spectrum of Access: Linking What You Do to the University as a Whole

Jeff Hino, Oregon State University
Dave King, Oregon State University

 

Rethinking the Delivery of Extension Education

Steve Dodrill, Oregon State University 

 

Writing for Dollars: Funding Communications Programs with Grants

Jeanne Gleason, New Mexico State University
Dave King, Oregon State University

 

Who Knows What About Organizing and Archiving Video: A Panel Discussion

Lynn Ketchum, Oregon State University
Craig Woods, Oklahoma State University
Brad Beckman, University of Idaho

 

Steve Dodrill completed a year as ACE president, and Jeff Hino completed two years on the ACE Board of Directors.


Journal of Extension – June 2010

Education in the Face of Controversy: When Water and Politics Mix
Welch,
Teresa; Braunworth, William S., Jr.

Participatory Evaluation with Youth Leads to Community Action Project
Ashton,
Carolyn; Arnold, Mary E.; Wells, Elissa E.