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Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • October 16th 2015
    • 10:00am: Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • October 23rd 2015
    • 9:00am: Education Dept. Mtg.
  • November 2nd 2015
    • 9:00am: Chairs Mtg.
  • November 6th 2015
    • 10:00am: All Staff Mtg.
  • November 9th 2015
    • 8:30am: Registration for Spring Begins
  • November 11th 2015
    • 8:30am: Veteran's Day Holiday (classes meet)
  • November 13th 2015
    • 9:00am: Lakota Studies Mtg.
    • 10:00am: Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • November 20th 2015
    • 9:00am: Education Dept. Mtg.
  • November 26th 2015
    • 8:30am: Thanksgiving Day Holiday (no classes)

Agriculture Extension

1994 Land Grant College

Leslie Rae Henry, email:,

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

Theresa Lone Hill, email:,

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


Private Land Owners Network


OLC Wazi Paha Festival Saturday August 29, 2015

Wazi Paha Veggie Contest Rule Book - 205


eXtension Training Site Links:

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

This SEAL webinar will focus on successful public engagement.