What the heck is GIS?

What the heck is GIS?

And why you should learn it in college Maybe you heard of GIS from a friend. Maybe a councelor told you it would be a good skill to have before you graduate college. Maybe you have a friend that is a GIS major and their explanation was still confusing. For whatever reason, you find yourself [...]

Academic Conference GUIDE

Are you a newbie in to the academic conference circuit? Have no fear!! Disclaimer: this advice is from a 23 year old who has attended geography and earth science conferences. Take the information with a grain of salt and check out some more articles to be extra prepared Conference time!! Buckle up! Heres your quick [...]

Personal Statements

Personal Statements

(or how to toot your own horn) In my junior year of high school, our English teacher read to the class one of her favorite personal statements ever written by a student. This was around the time we were all beginning to seriously focus on college applications and this essay served as a poster child [...]