The EXCITE Newsletter: June 17th, 2022

Help us Spread the Word about EXCITE with Program Center Stage   If you’re on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, or other social media platforms, please help us raise EXCITE’s visibility and promote our upcoming webinar at Program Center Stage (links follow). At Program Center Stage on Monday, June 27th, 2-3pm, we’ll feature EXCITE A1 efforts and two of our project teams, […]

The EXCITE Newsletter June 2nd, 2022

A1 and A2 Reports Overdue Friendly reminder that May 31st was both an A1 and A2 program report deadline. Please submit outstanding reports ASAP as we have an annual report due to USDA NIFA, and a quarterly report due to the CDC. If we don’t have your report, we can’t count your good work in […]

The EXCITE Newsletter: May 26th, 2022

A1 Project Closeout Checklist For those teams wrapping up their EXCITE A1 projects, please see this checklist for the various procedures to finalize the project closeout. As a reminder, if you haven’t presented your project at Spotlight, we still want to hear from you on an upcoming first Thursday, 3-4:30pm ET. To schedule a time to present, please reach out to Katie Stofer, […]

The EXCITE Newsletter: May 19th, 2022

EXCITE A1 Teams Finishing in April Congratulations to a number of teams who have wrapped up their A1 projects! As a reminder, each of these teams has a few final tasks for reporting so we can report all of our states’ good work to NIFA and on our dashboard! Complete an April monthly project evaluation report. We do […]

The EXCITE Newsletter May 13th, 2022

New Spotlight Videos This past Spotlight session we had 7 new institutions share their project stories. These videos are now available to view on the website, and on the Dashboard. Please take a look to see the great work your colleagues are doing and cheer them on! If you have not yet presented your project and would […]

THe EXCITE Newsletter: May 5th, 2022

New survey on Rural Residents’ Barriers and Hesitancy for COVID-19 Vaccines The National Rural Health Association announced the results recently of a survey conducted in February 2022.  The survey polled rural residents on COVID-19 vaccine attitudes, barriers, and needs. While health care providers and universities still enjoy high levels of trust among rural residents, unvaccinated […]

The EXCITE Newsletter April 21st, 2022

Congratulations to the First Teams Finishing A1 Projects! We are thrilled to share that some of our teams have finished up and even submitted all of their project evaluation reports: University of Wyoming and Red Lake Nation College. University of Wyoming and Red Lake Nation College. Wyoming reached 55,112 people total with their Pandora ads, […]

The Excite Newsletter April 28th, 2022

We did it! Congratulations to all of us! We have had an amazing, productive year of Vaccinate with Confidence projects. As a reminder, 72 of our 111 Land-grant University Institutions participated, across regions and including 1862, 1890, and 1994 Institutions. THANK YOU all for your continued work in these difficult circumstances. We have learned so […]

The EXCITE Newsletter: April 7th, 2022

Reminder (and correct link): NHOC EXCITE Meetup If you are going to NHOC May 4-6th, click here to let us know if you’d be interested in a potential EXCITE meetup Thursday evening May 5th. We will gauge attendance and send follow up details on a meeting place and time! Monthly Spotlights sharing continues Sharing is such a critical component of this […]

The EXCITE Newsletter: April 1st, 2022

April Spotlight – Focus on Impact Our April 7th, 3-4:30 PM ET Spotlight will have time for keying in on project impacts using the EXCITE Impact Bullet Generator. Please bring your expected or achieved impacts to help you generate bullet points that capture impacts for your reporting. New EXCITE Dashboard Our newly revamped EXCITE Dashboard is live on our website! We’ll […]