Authors

Steve Ayers


Steve Ayers
Former Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms


Richard W. Clark


Richard W. Clark
Former Visiting Associate Professor, Human & Community Development


 


Patti Faughn
Former Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development





Virginia Kuo


Virginia Kuo
Former Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development and 4-H Youth Development - Metro


Martina Mohrbacher


Martina Mohrbacher
Former Outreach Initiative Specialist


Jane Scherer


Jane Scherer
Former Director of Web Development



Judith Taylor


Judith Taylor
Former Extension Educator, Youth Development


JoAn C. Todd


JoAn C. Todd
Former Extension Educator, Nutrition and Wellness


Steve Wagoner


Steve Wagoner
Former Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development - Metro



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Visit to American 19-07-2008 Laura3
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Laura's reflections

Posted by Martina Mohrbacher -

This has been written by Laura: Shelbyville County Fair From this week on, we begin to travel to different places, experiencing 4H programs. I have never seen the real 4H work before. On Monday (I have never been able to remember the date since I was in the U.S.), we went to the Shelbyville county fair. Jim, the director of the county fair, guided us a tour. We saw live...

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The journey continues

Posted by Martina Mohrbacher -

Here some more impressions by Ya: It was an unforgettable experience to me of going to Memorial Camp. The Allerton park is a wonderful location that provides a tranquil surrounding for the young people to be embraced by the nature. My first glance when I arrived there was a group of young people who were apparently in different ages playing soccer in the green grass lightheartedly. It r...

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First week in Illinois

Posted by Martina Mohrbacher -

Laura, Keren and Ya have now been in Illinois for over a week. Here are Keren's impressions of these first days away from home: As the Chinese saying goes, long distance separates no bosom friends. We took a flight which lasts for nearly 14 hours and in a wink, we stepped on the land of Chicago. After claiming luggage, we walked out of the terminal building and then began to search for...

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Itinerary

Posted by Martina Mohrbacher -

For all of you who would like to meet with our visitors from China, here is their itinerary for the next few weeks! Sanda University Visitor Itinerary July 16-Aug 28, 2008...

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Welcome

Posted by Martina Mohrbacher -

Welcome Laura (Jing), Ya and Keren from Sanda University in Shanghai, China! The three arrived on July 16 and were welcomed by Jane and Greg at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. After one night in Chicago, Richard picked them up and brought them to Champaign where they had a hopefully interesting week packed with campus visits, meetings and programs, a night at 4-H Memorial Camp and a vi...

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Sanda University: Vice President Jin and Pauline
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A short visit

Posted by Martina Mohrbacher -

On July 6 and 7 Vice Chairman Qiang Lianqing, Vice President Jin Xianghong and Zhong Mingdong (Pauline), Director Office of International Exchange & Cooperation of Sanda University visited University of Illinois Extension. They arrived in the afternoon of July 6 and were welcomed by Virginia and me at their hotel. We really enjoyed seeing our old friends Pauline and Vice President Jin again...

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