Posted: May 6, 2021

Watch the recording from our conversation with John Byrnes, Extension Educator in Philadelphia County, about his experiences with community-engaged applied research with Philadelphia communities.

John Byrnes is an Extension Educator with Penn State Extension Philadelphia, which facilitates community-focused learning, student involvement, and solution-oriented research to help enrich the lives of urban citizens, improve the quality of communities, and enhance the success of local entrepreneurs. In this talk, John draws on his experiences working in Philadelphia to share perspectives on principles for successful engagement in urban places.

Note: Closed captioning for this video is coming soon in Spring 2023.