Please check out IRI’s climate data library: http://iridl.ldeo.columbia.edu/ The IRI/LDEO Climate Data Library contains over 300 datasets from a variety of earth science disciplines and climate-related topics. It is a powerful tool that offers the following capabilities at no cost to the user: access any number of datasets; create analyses of data ranging from simple [...]
Hidden Patterns of the Civil War by the Digital Scholarship lab, University of Richmond: http://dsl.richmond.edu/civilwar/ This includes mapping Richmond’s slave trade in a 3d model and text mapping! Please take a look!
Click on the link to see geological maps of Volcanoes. http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/11/geological-maps-of-volcanoes/?pid=2407
From Directions magazine: http://www.directionsmag.com/articles/five-ways-to-make-your-gis-cover-letter-and-resume-stand-out/212040#.Trce936wVb4.email
Not exactly GIS, but just in case someone might be interested! http://www.wai.org/education/scholarship_list_2012.cfm