Category Archives: 4-H Citizenship

NYC 4-H Volunteer to Make the “Big Apple” Better

4-H teens helped out in Cornell’s Hurricane Sandy relief service effort by hauling and removing debris. Twenty 4-H teens joined Cornell Alumni in the second Cornell Hurricane Sandy relief effort in Breezy Point Queens, N.Y. on November 9, 2013.  The … Continue reading

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4-H Youth Help Save Tree Species

3542 Turner Road Cornell University      Jamestown, New York 14701 Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Emily Kidd 664-9502, x212   4-H YOUTH HELP SAVE TREE SPECIES 4-H Youth help save diminishing tree species  JAMESTOWN, NEW YORK … Continue reading

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2013 World Food Prize’s Global Youth Institute

We are thrilled to share the many layers of exciting news. CITIZEN U Teen Leader Nosa has been selected as a delegate to the World Food Prize’s Global Youth Institute in Iowa next month based on her essay and oral … Continue reading

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4-H Puts Youth on a Path to College

It is with lots of excitement that I am applauding CITIZEN U’s teen leaders, staff, and faculty partners. On August 15th, 2013, CITIZEN U graduated their first cohort of teen leaders in Binghamton, NY. CITIZEN U uses a Cornell Cooperative … Continue reading

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American Graduate Day, September 28, 2013

“American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen” is a national public media initiative that leverages the power and reach of public television to help communities across America address the high school dropout crisis. The centerpiece of this national effort is American … Continue reading

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Ready, Set, Show! See the Results!

3542 Turner Road Cornell University Jamestown, New York 14701 Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Emily Kidd 664-9502, x212 Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s 4-H Projects Judged for 2013 County Fair Display. JAMESTOWN, NY (July 16, 2013) … Continue reading

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NYC’s Youth Leadership Academy takes on the Rockaways

Mike Ellis, Executive Director of the Ithaca, Love Knows No Bounds (LKNB) wrote recently; “I am filled with gratitude for the incredible team of people who helped us pull off a most excellent service trip to the Rockaways this past … Continue reading

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