Nancy Grudens-Schuck

Nancy Grudens-Schuck

  • Associate Professor

Contact Info

217D Curtiss Hall


  • Ph.D. (1998) Cornell University
  • B.S. (1982) Agriculture Cornell University Honors and Distinction

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70% teaching and advising and 30% research and extension

Publications at  Google Scholar Link 

Prairie Strips Interdisciplinary Team Link Here

       2020 Conservation Innovation, Soil and Water Conservation Society

PEWI Watershed and Land Use Game

Here's the Game

Here's the Teacher's Guide

Teaching and Department

  • AgEdS 414Developing Agricultural Education Programs in Non-Formal Settings

Basic concepts in planning, conducting, and evaluating educational programs in non-formal settings. Includes programming for youth and adults in Extension, agricultural industry, and related agencies.

  • AgEdS 524: Program Development and Evaluation in Agricultural and Extension Education 

​​Theories and practice of program planning for nonformal education. Addresses use of program logic modeling and considers critical theories of planning to address power and interests in program development, needs assessment, and evaluation.

  • AgEdS 568x: Qualitative Interviews and Analysis

Understanding the role of interviews in agricultural education research, basis for theory of meaning, and variations of interview technique among qualitative traditions. Development of facilitation technique for individual interviews; and focus groups. Transcription and basic qualitative analysis. Use of interview findings to prepare manuscripts.

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee
  • Governance Documents Committee
  • Graduate Admissions Committee