​Connecting Your Workplace to Cornell University

​Connecting Your Workplace to Cornell University

60 Minute Workplace Workshops

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How can Cornell University Cooperative Extension serve your business, agency or nonprofit association?

We have educators who will share resources, programming and a nationwide network of unbiased, researched-based information that can enhance your efforts for positive business results- let us give you a "tour!"

WORKSITE WELLNESS INITIATIVES

Developing a Worksite Wellness Program

Keep employees healthy. Educators will partner with your business to provide guidance on a worksite wellness initiative, including hands-on demonstrations of nutritional and physical activity topics.

PARENTING AND FAMILY LIFE

Balanced Living for Work and Family

Choose from a series of topics to help adults cope with their major life stressors and develop realistic and balanced work-life strategies. Topics include: stress management, time management, mindful eating, physical activity/sleep, and roles and responsibilities in the household.

Let's Talk About… Cyberbullying

We all know what a bully is…The picture of a bully is changing on the brave new frontier of the digital age. This talk can help both adults and teens understand what cyberbullying looks like, why it is so dangerous, and how to put an end to it!

HEALTH & NUTRITION

Choose My Plate

This lively workshop will bring your attention to the useful new MyPlate symbol, that is cleverly designed to help you make healthy food choices and to be active every day.

FOOD & GARDENING

Eating Sustainably in Orange County

How does one procure local/sustainable foods in our area? Learn how to navigate local farmers markets and existing marketing channels.

What Does Organic Mean?

Interested eaters will learn about confusing food labeling regulations and definitions such as certified, natural, humane and organic, and where to find them locally.

Home Vegetable Gardening

Learn the tried and true methods for selecting the best varieties, planting, maintaining, harvesting and sustaining a productive vegetable garden.

Hiring a Landscaper for Home or Business

Hiring a landscape professional to meet your needs can be a challenge. Find out what questions to ask when hiring and what certifications may be required for this individual to do the job.

FINANCIAL WELL-BEING

Making Ends Meet

Explore the process of developing and using a household spending plan, including strategies to maximize resources. Participants will receive a free money management kit.

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

What is 4-H?

Discover how youth gain valuable life skills through 4-H activities revolving around citizenship, healthy living, science, engineering and technology. Learn about the numerous 4-H programming options to meet today's busy lifestyle, and the support provided to adult volunteers.

Interns: Youth and Adult Partnerships

The most successful internships are when adults and youth commit to continuous, mutual learning as partners. How to identify, develop and evaluate intern opportunities.

Youth Engagement

A teenager on the Board of Directors? When youth are a significant part of change that helps others, everyone wins! They experience personal growth in leaps and bounds; adults gain new insights and fresh ideas. Learn how Youth Engagement works.

Contact

Lucy Joyce
Executive Director
ltj1@cornell.edu

Last updated November 17, 2014