In response to the growing Latino population in Utah, USU Extension faculty participated in trainings to build their cultural competency and engage with Latino audiences. The professional development series were attended by 186 Extension professionals. A 2021 follow-up study reported that 52% of respondents who participated in the training are currently engaging in Latino outreach programs.
Wille, C. G., & Narine, L. K. (2022). Cultural Competency in USU Extension: Impact of Professional Development for Latino Outreach Programs. Outcomes and Impact Quarterly, 2(1). https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.26077/8bbc-d3ed