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The following fact sheets provide ideas and strategies to help grandparents and other relatives who raise children to deal with the many of the day-to-day challenges they face. This fact sheet series, developed by the University of Georgia's Cooperative Extension Program, is available in both English and Spanish.

When: November 1, 2017, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Presented by the CAPE project—Community Assessment & Education to Promote Behavioral Health Planning and Evaluation. Scott Loveridge, Mark Skidmore, Robert Shupp, Courtney Cuthbertson (Michigan State University) Paula Miller (Ohio University) and Stephan Goetz (Penn State)

When: October 26, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

This webinar, sponsored by the Southern Rural Development Center, will provide an overview of the role arts can play in extension. Presenters will share strategies that have been successful in the state of Kentucky, from theater productions to pottery classes to market events for artist and crafters. The session will end with guiding principles of how arts can be applied successfully to extension work.

We are a vibrant, dynamic program that develops and disseminates research on rural people and places both domestically and internationally.

Penn State graduate students have the opportunity to add Rural Sociology as a graduate minor.

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