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Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • October 2nd 2017
    • Chairs Meeting
  • October 9th 2017
    • Native American Day (Offices closed, No classes)
  • October 13th 2017
    • All Staff Meeting
  • October 20th 2017
    • Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • November 3rd 2017
    • All Staff Meeeting
  • November 6th 2017
    • Chairs Meeting
  • November 10th 2017
    • Veteran's Day Holiday (Office closed, classes meet)
  • November 13th 2017
    • Registration Begins for Spring semester
  • November 17th 2017
    • Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • November 23rd 2017
    • Thanksgiving Day Holiday

Agriculture Extension

1994 Land Grant College

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

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

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

Private Land Owners Network

 

OLC Wazi Paha Festival Saturday August 26, 2017

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.