Free conference registrations available and the student workers also get housing and a meal allowance in the assistantship program.
Students interested in participating in the Esri International User Conference Student Assistantship Program are encouraged to submit their application soon. This is a great opportunity for students interested in geospatial technology to attend the UC for free!* In exchange for helping Esri staff around the conference, students can attend sessions and network with GIS professionals from around the world.
The application deadline is April 6. Complete details are at http://www.esri.com/careers/students/user-conference-student-assistants.html. Please forward to your students who may be interested. Many thanks.
*Students pay for their own travel and personal expenses.
Please click on link to see another map featured in Cartography guest speaker’s talk on “Data Visualization”:
Graphs and maps working together!!
Another great map mentioned by Cartography guest speaker, Irwin Anolik:
The map in this link was part of Cartography guest speaker Irwin Anolik’s talk on “Data Visualization”.
Save the date: Wednesday, May 9, 2012
The Loudoun GIS Forum will take place this year on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 from 8am until 4 pm. The cost is $25.00 in advance and $30.00 at the door. Student scholarships will be available. The event will be held at Loudoun Water 44865 Loudoun Water Way, Ashburn, VA 20147.
Continue reading Loudoun GIS Forum
Please click on the link below for the results of the 2011 wage and salary survey conducted by GeoSearch, inc.
Directions Magazine is looking for a few volunteers for their Location Intelligence Conference. In exchange for your time, they will offer free pass to the conference. They are looking for students to work 4 hour shifts during the event, at each of their three breakout rooms for the two day conference and one or two at the registration desk. Please click on the link for more details about the conference:
Please contact Jane Elliott, if you are interested. Her email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Community College STEM Scholarship provides a one-year, non-renewable award of $2,000 for students enrolled full time (12 credit hours or more) at one of Virginia’s Community Colleges. Students must be majoring in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) field and be interested in pursuing a career that supports NASA’s mission including careers in the aerospace sector.
Continue reading Community College Scholarship Deadline March 16th
Please click on the link for everything you missed at ESRI’s Federal User’s Conference: