MN GIS/LIS NEWS
Summer 2008
ISSUE 53

MN GIS/LIS NEWS
The Newsletter of the Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium

Table of Contents

MN GIS/LIS Consortium

From the Chair
2008 Conference
Silent Auction
Scholarship Winners
Call for Awards

State
Drive to Excellence Update
Watershed Assessment Tool

Governor's Council
National Grid Lectures
Preparedness Outreach
Call for Commendations

Regional
MetroGIS
Parcels & Community Devel.

Local
McLeod Co. Uses GeoMoose

Federal
Landsat Data Free
Red River LiDAR Update
USGS Flood Map
Ecoregion-Climate Reports

Higher Education
Dangermond Degree
Saint Mary's Update

Private
ESRI & Google

Non-Profits
Non-profit GIS User Group

GITA Conference
GITA Scholarship

Other Places
GIS Job Field

 

 

GITA Minnesota Chapter Awards $1000 Scholarship
By Alan Laumeyer, GITA Minnesota Chapter President
 
Nana Dei received a Master of Science Degree in Geography from St. Cloud State University in December and a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Science & Technology in Ghana in 2002. He held a graduate assistantship at St. Cloud State where he also received an ESRI Student Registration Assistantship Award. He also worked in the Spatial Analysis & Research Center at St. Cloud State and the Department of Geomatic Engineering, Kumasi, Ghana.
 
His scholarship project is called Controlling Access to Data and Resources in a Web-based Campus GIS. For more information on the project, please visit http://gita.org/chapters/minnesota/minn.asp
 
 
Nana Dei, GITA Minnesota Chapter Scholarship Award Recipient, and Rick Person, Minnesota Chapter At-Large Board Member/Scholarship Chair