• Submit Your Abstract for the 2020 Education Summit at Esri UC

    There is still time to submit your presentation abstract for the 2020 Education Summit @ Esri UC, but the deadline is drawing near! Submissions will close on January 10, 2020.   We are seeking presentations from...
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  • Mentoring in GIS:  New Article in xyHT Magazine

    As a lifelong geomentor and someone who wholeheartedly believes in education and mentoring, I am happy to announce that a new article of mine on this topic is now available in xyHT Magazine:  https://www.xyh...
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  • Spyder 4 ... the python IDE for science

    Details will follow   Dark theme shown.  Everything is there from thought to final application.   Right now... just the pics.  An attachment of the first image, as well, if you want to explo...
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    created by Dan_Patterson
  • More Inspiring 2019 GIS Day Stories

    I recently highlighted some incredible GIS Day stories from 2019, but more stories continue to be submitted.  I feel that these additional stories are so inspiring that they too really need to be shared, which I ...
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  • Fun with GIS 256: GIS Opened a Barn Door

    In 2006, Esri UC featured a six-pack of 4-H youth on stage. The “emcee” of the team was 16-year-old (that day!) Emmaline Long, from Bergen NY. What has happened with her since her time with “plows, s...
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  • The solution to <null> in tables

    So simple. But you have to be diligent.     Start when you first create the tables or featureclasses.   Now how many of you knew this was possible? Solves your <null> problems since you wi...
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  • Inspiring stories from GIS Day 2019

    Thank you to everyone who celebrated GIS Day 2019.  I invite you to share your experiences and continue the celebration by sending in your GIS Day memories to this survey and view the many events displayed on thi...
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  • Supporting community college student research through spatial analysis and story maps

    When I visited Mark Guizlo, Professor in the Department of Geography and Geospatial Technology at Lakeland Community College Ohio and his colleagues not long ago, I was very impressed at what the faculty and...
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  • Field Operations in ArcGIS

    FYI, links to the latest introductory technical workshop videos from the Esri UC 2019 conference, related to the ArcGIS Field Apps in the ArcGIS Platform, are available online.     1. ArcGIS Apps for the ...
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  • How long Esri classic story map will still be available?

    Open the following blog announcement to learn the updated transition timeline.  
  • NCSS + NCGE 2019

    The National Council for Social Studies (NCSS) and the National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE) are teaming up this fall in Austin, TX to bring what is surely to be one of the largest geography education event...
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  • Explorer for ArcGIS brings simple map viewing to Windows

    Explorer for ArcGIS is the best way to view your maps and layers on your mobile device, whether you have a data connection or if you’re working in a remote area with no service. It’s great for those field ...
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  • Best Practices for Administering ArcGIS in Education

    In a recent Ed Summit 2018 workshop on “Best Practices for Administering ArcGIS in Education” we shared a number of recommended workflows applicable to academic setting. Some of the key ideas are below: &...
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  • Arcpy shapes... viewing in Spyder

    Cool   It is nice that you can view geometry in ArcGIS Pro.   Ditto for notebooks in your browser.   But I really hate cranking up a new featureclass when I am working on a geometry exploration, when...
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    created by Dan_Patterson
  • Analyzing convenience stores at regional and local scales using GIS

    A variety of economic, geographic, and other factors influence a store chain to “stay regional” vs. going national or international.  Spatial patterns of where these regional chain stores are located ...
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  • Creator to GIS Professional Advanced User Type – for Education users

    Fellow Educators:   ArcGIS Online User Types have been in use for some time now as a way of providing apps and privileges to ArcGIS users. The Creator User Type has been available for Education program licenses....
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  • Using ArcGIS Hub in Your Organization

    Many higher education institutions are already using ArcGIS Hub for teaching, research, projects, or campus operations.   ArcGIS Hub is a cloud-based engagement platform that lets organizations work more eff...
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  • How to manage ArcGIS with your updated Institution Agreement (previously known as Site License)

    The updated Education Institution Agreement enables more students, faculty and staff to leverage ArcGIS technology, such that any ArcGIS product can be accessed on any device and in any location.   ArcGIS has gr...
  • New Student Rate for Esri User Conference 2019

    This year at the Esri User Conference, we are offering university-level students full conference access at the discounted rate of $100! This is the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the GIS community, network...
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  • GIS and Abductive Reasoning

    Abductive reasoning (also called abduction, abductive inference or retroduction) is a form of logical inference that goes from an observation to a hypothesis that accounts for t...
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