GIS Working Group

The GIS Working Group is an informal meeting to explore issues of incorporating geographic information systems (GIS), mapping, and spatial technologies into teaching and scholarship. All are welcome to join the conversation. GIS Working Group Meeting Campus Integration of GIS: where do we go from here Wednesday October 21, noon 41 Wyllys Room 113 (Klingher … Read more

GIS job at San Diego Safari Park

Short term GIS opportunity for 4-5 months at San Diego Safari Park –

GPS devices available at Science Library

Trimble GPS units are available for Wesleyan students, faculty, and staff to borrow from the Science Library (during regular business hours). Each device comes with charging and download cables as well as a quick start guide. Users should collect data using Trimble TerraSync ( The guide from the USFS gives a nice brief overview with … Read more

GIS Working Group Meeting, May 15 @ 2pm

GIS Working Group Meeting: Story Maps in the Classroom Recap Friday, May 15, 2:00 pm Exley Room 409 Earlier this semester, the GIS Working Group heard from faculty members who planned to integrate Esri Story Maps into their Spring 2015 courses. On Friday, we are reconvening for an informal discussion about what worked or did … Read more

Conservation GIS Analyst

The Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District is seeking a Conservation GIS Analyst. This is a unique opportunity to apply your passion and skills at an innovative local land conservation organization. The position closes this Friday (May 8th). Read about the position and apply here (note the link to the PDF brochure at … Read more

GIS Job in Holyoke, MA

Job Category: GIS / Drafting Req #: 123264 Location: Holyoke, MA Duration: 6 Months Contract to Hire Industry: Oil & Gas Description: Responsible for data management between CAD and GIS for natural gas pipeline projects. Specialist will also assist in developing automated procedures for data review and standardization. Requirements: Must have environmental experience or AS … Read more

WesGIS Workshop: Crowd-sourced disaster relief efforts in Nepal

Want to help with relief efforts in Nepal after Saturday‚Äôs Magnitude 7.8 earthquake? Special WesGIS/Mapping workshop: Introduction to Relief Mapping for Nepal When: Friday, May 1, 2:00-3:00 pm Where: Allbritton 204 Who: Anyone in the Wesleyan community who is interested in helping out by tracing (digitizing) objects from aerial photos. No GIS experience required. … Read more

Environmental Modeler position at Stone Environmental Inc.

Stone Environmental of Montpelier, VT is seeking a talented individual to work within our Applied Information Management (AIM) group. Successful candidates will have a background in the physical sciences, solid quantitative skills in GIS/spatial analysis, and be proficient in one or more of the following: computer programming, numerical methods, environmental modeling, statistics, or probabilistic analysis. … Read more