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Ron Wolford Celebrates 35 Years with Extension

Posted by Ron Wolford - Extension

On February 21 I celebrated my 35 year anniversary with the University of Illinois Extension in Chicago. During my 35 years with Extension I have had the opportunity to work with and meet some great people. People like Gerald and Lorean Earles who taught a young Extension Educator how to dumpster dive for materials for their...

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Welcome Abigail Garofalo to Cook County Extension

Posted by Ron Wolford - Extension

Abigail Garofalo is our new Environmental and Energy Stewardship educator. Abigail received her undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Illinois in Urbana –Champaign . Her Bachelor of Science degree is in Natural Resources and Environmental Science with a concentration in Resource Conservations and Restorat...

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