Public Service Activities Knowledge for Living Knowledge for Life
The Clemson University Plan for Public Service Activities -Linked to National Agenda for LGUs- • Agricultural Productivity and Profitability • Community and Economic Development • Environmental Conservation • Food Safety and Nutrition • Youth Development
Minimize Administrative CostsPSA Reorganization6 Department Heads2 Deans/Experiment Station and Extension Director Positions1 REC Director 9 County Regional Director
e-Extension Informal Education Strategy Develop mass media outlets for mass messages Transition to niche experts for economic development/ technology transfer/information brokering
Master Wildlifer Satellite Course • Purpose • Designed for landowners & managers to integrate wildlife conservation into land use & management • Delivery Network • live to 140 sites • 12 states participated • 4,800 registered participants • seven 3-hour sessions (21 hours) • February 4 - March 18, 2003 • Largest satellite course in U.S.
Emphasis Areas Advanced Materials Automotive and Transportation Technology Biomedical/Biotechnology Family and Community Living General Education Information and Communication Technology Leadership/Entrepreneurship Sustainable Environment