Annual 1890 Communications Summit

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The annual 1890's Communication Summit is a 2-day event where 1890 land-grant communications professionals share best practices, provide training and present solutions for common obstacles faced when supporting an 1890 land-grant institution.

Our aim is to make this summit as closely aligned to your goals as possible. We value your input and would like to know a bit more about your interests. Please help us meet that commitment by completing the form below.

Participants of the 1st Annual 1890 Communications Summit in Maryland
1st Annual 1890 Communications Summit in Maryland
1890 Communications Summit Photos


November 6 - 7, 2017

800 9th Street SW,
Washington D.C., 20024

Washington, DC

For directions and travel tips to USDA-NIFA visit: You must pass through security, and NIFA Communications will meet and escort you to: Room 1410 A/B/C/D

For more information, please contact

Maurice Perkins, Media and Publications Coordinator, or (936) 261-5116.


The Cooperative Extension Program does not discriminate against anyone regardless of their race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity.

Persons with a disability who require alternative means of communication of program information (braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact Dr. Wash Jones at (936) 261-2538 in advance.