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Smith-Lever Centennial Messaging

These statements can be used in newsletters, social media, news releases, websites, etc.

Version 1
The Smith-Lever Act of 1914 established the Cooperative Extension Service, a state-by-state national network of educators who extend university-based knowledge to the people.

Version 2
In 2014, we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which established the Cooperative Extension Service, a state-by-state national network of educators who extend university-based research and knowledge to the residents of New Jersey.

Version 3
In 2014, we celebrate the centennial of the Smith-Lever Act, which established the Cooperative Extension Service, a unique educational partnership between the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the nation’s land-grant universities that extends research-based knowledge through a state-by-state network of extension educators. For 100 years, the Smith-Lever Act has stimulated innovative research and vital educational programs for youth and adults through progressive information delivery systems that improved lives and shaped a nation. Join us as we celebrate 100 years of extending knowledge and changing lives.

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Smith-Lever Extension Centennial Branding: Facebook Graphic.

Smith-Lever Extension Centennial Branding: Facebook Graphic

The national Smith-Lever celebration website has provided a graphic background for Facebook page cover photos. 

You may use the background with the Rutgers logos above as your Facebook page profile picture.