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“Statewide Innovations in Arts Engagement, Infrastructure, Investment and Policy” Digital Exchange Highlights

“Statewide Innovations in Arts Engagement, Infrastructure, Investment and Policy” Digital Exchange Highlights

Check out the youtube video from: Next Generation Digital Exchange: State Innovations in the Arts Featuring John Davis, Anne Katz, Colleen Landkamer, and Zach Mannheimer in conversation about statewide innovations in arts engagement, infrastructure, investment and policy. Thank you for listening! Digital Exchange Q&A: If you were to do only…

You are invited to attend the FIRE (Finding Innovation in Rural Education) Summit April 12, 2017 at the East KY Expo Center in Pikeville, KY in person or via live telecast.

You are invited to attend the FIRE (Finding Innovation in Rural Education) Summit April 12, 2017 at the East KY Expo Center in Pikeville, KY in person or via live telecast.

The Summit showcases learning innovations taking place across the east Kentucky region as a direct result of the Race to the Top-District Grant awarded to Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) and 17 outstanding rural school districts, supporting the Appalachian Renaissance Initiative. FIRE Summit Flyer Over 125 teachers will present their…

National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services Social Determinants of Health Webinar

National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services Social Determinants of Health Webinar

The HHS National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services (NACRHHS) presented a webinar on March 14 to highlight their findings on social determinants of health from the most recent committee meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  RUPRI Human Service Panel member and NACRHHS Committee member, Kathleen Belanger, participated in…

Chuck Fluharty, President of RUPRI, presented the Public Policy Luncheon address

Chuck Fluharty, President of RUPRI, presented the Public Policy Luncheon address

RUPRI President presented the Public Policy Luncheon address, during the Southern Early Childhood Association’s 68th Annual Conference, March 10th, 2017, in Biloxi, Mississippi. Meeting Flyer:  Alumni_Center_Rural_Lecture_Series_3.21.17 Fluharty Presentation:  Thinking Bigger About Smaller Places- The Rural South – Biloxi Mississippi 3-10-17

Next Generation Digital Exchange Webinars launched by RUPRI and AOTR

Next Generation Digital Exchange Webinars launched by RUPRI and AOTR

The second Next Generation Digital Exchange Webinar takes place on Wednesday, March 14th from 12:00- 1:00 PM EST. This Next Generation Digital Exchange Webinar will continue the Rural Creative Placemaking Summit conversation on “State Innovations in Arts Engagement, Investment and Infrastructure,” and includes perspectives from John Davis (MN), Anne Katz (WI), Colleen…

RHIHub Hosts Webinar on CDC Series on Rural Mortality and Preventable Deaths

RHIHub Hosts Webinar on CDC Series on Rural Mortality and Preventable Deaths

A recent CDC study demonstrates that Americans living in rural areas are more likely to die from five leading causes than their urban counterparts. In 2014, many deaths among rural Americans were potentially preventable, including 25,000 from heart disease, 19,000 from cancer, 12,000 from unintentional injuries, 11,000 from chronic lower respiratory…

February Digital Exchange video available now

February Digital Exchange video available now

Thank You for Joining Us! Nearly 140 people registered for our first Next Generation Digital Exchange Webinar, which welcomed Matthew Glassman, Nikiko Masumoto, Bob Reeder and Ryan Taylor to bridge conversation across the regions, sectors, and place-based philosophies that make the work of creative placemaking so essential to the future…

RUPRI Named NEA National Research Lab

RUPRI Named NEA National Research Lab

December 12, 2016 Link to NEA announcement Washington, DC – The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announces the first projects funded through a new program, NEA Research Labs. The cross-sector projects supported through the program investigate how the arts contribute to positive outcomes for individuals and communities. The NEA…