Disruptive Innovation: How Washington State University Is Reaching Urban Audiences

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
Washington State University (WSU) is redefining how Extension works in urban areas. Its Metropolitan Center for Applied Research and Extension (Metro Center) engages nontraditional Extension audiences using an innovative business model that focuses on short-term projects instead of long-term programs. Outcome-driven, client-centered, and solution-oriented, the Metro Center works to develop practical, place-based solutions by being a conduit between metropolitan decision makers and WSU faculty expertise across the state. Follow this link to read the complete article as published in the Journal of Extension. Sourced from the Journal of Extension (JOE)