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Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • August 8th 2014
    • 10:00am: All Staff
  • August 11th - August 15th 2014
    • Registration Week
    • 9:00am: Faculty Orientation
  • August 12th 2014
    • 9:00am: Faculty Orientation
  • August 18th 2014
    • Assessment Day
    - August 22nd
    • Add/Drop Week
  • August 19th 2014
    • Assessment Day
    • 12:00pm: Course Cancellation
    • 4:00pm: Adjunct Orientation
  • August 25th 2014
    • Classes Begin
    - August 29th
    • Add/Drop Week

Agriculture Extension

1994 Land Grant College

Leslie Rae Henry, email: lhenry@olc.edu,

Agriculture Extension Director, Phone: 605-455-6084 or 605-455-6085 or

605-441-4444 or 4445 (Departmental Cell Phones when on travel)

Theresa Lone Hill, email: tloneh@olc.edu,

Agriculture Extension Adm. Assistent-Field Educator, Phone 605-455-6085

Mission Statement

"The Agriculture Extension Department supports the growth of Pine Ridge Reservation's human resources through community & research training for economic self-sufficiency with respect for cultural values."

Cooperative Extension Outreach Community Education

Community education is available through the department’s Extension programs in the format of workshops & seminars. The department's extension program is offering community workshops, seminars, or classroom instruction elementary through college courses. This program was designed to assist in the education of community members interested in improving community development. The department coordinates training with SDSU’s Extension programs and other Land-Grant University's. Examples of past training activities are as follows:

 

map ridge for Ag

 

Agriculture Extension Department Phone #: 605-455-6085

Pine Ridge Area Agriculture News Links

 

Ag Extension Resources

AIHEC Land Center

NRCS NEWS RELEASE

2013 Grass Production Taking a Hit

Private Land Owners Network

 

OLC Fall 2013 Agriculture Extension Training

 

OLC Wazi Paha Festival Saturday August 24, 2013

Wazi Paha Veggie Contest Rule Book - 2013

 

eXtension Training Site Links:

Engaged Advisory Committees: Strengthening Extension Advisory Leaders (SEAL) webinar

This SEAL webinar will focus on successful public engagement.