Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development

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The researchers found that, often, the only way up economically for young people in rural communities is to move out. Image: wabisabi2015, via Flickr
Investing in public education earns high marks for greater upward mobility
Investing in education may help boost economic opportunities for the next generation, according to a team of economists including Northeast Center Director Stephan Goetz.

Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development News

Investing in public education earns high marks for greater upward mobility
March 29, 2018
Investing in education may help boost economic opportunities for the next generation, according to a team of economists including Northeast Center Director Stephan Goetz.
Call for case studies: Innovative and promising practices in sustainable tourism
March 23, 2018
Case studies are a valuable way to synthesize and share lessons learned to create new knowledge and enhanced applications in practice. The National Extension Tourism (NET) Design Team is inviting submissions of case studies that highlight innovative and promising practices in sustainable tourism.
Heather Manzo joins NERCRD as new Associate Director for Extension
February 23, 2018
We are pleased to announce that Heather Manzo has joined the Northeast Center as its Associate Director for Extension, effective January 2018. In this role, Heather will work with Extension Educators across the region to identify opportunities for cross-state collaborations and sharing of programs, and will help document the impact of Community and Economic Development Extension programs across the region.