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Planet Action – geospatial engagement

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This is a great example of what ISDE5 is all about. SPOT Image in conjunction with partners ESRI, Infoterra, and Unesco is presenting Planet Action which is a participatory/educational site that: aims to support projects all around the world whether from scientific or civil origins, bringing these communities as well as various industries together in […]

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Spatial learning at Apple’s iTunes U

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Just in time for the summer conference season and long flights, the iTunes 7.2 update has opened iTunes U, their educational portal for audio and video lectures, to the world at large. This portal includes quite a few topics that I think would be of interest to our listeners and readers including: Geography of World […]

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Geospatial Web book coming May 18

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Glenn and TheMap Room are pimping the upcoming book The Geospatial Web: How Geobrowsers, Social Software and the Web 2.0 are Shaping the Network Society where Sue and I have a chapter (14). We had a chance to read a few of the other chapters in the editing process and there were some good reads. […]

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AAG up for an award

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The AAG is being recognized for its strength in wrangle a bunch of Geographers into a fairly cohesive unit. The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is pleased to announce the five finalists for The Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management. … The award winner will be announced on Wednesday, June 20, 2007 following a […]