Club Meetings and Activities

Next Club Meeting-Urban Ecology Center Field Work

Thursday, 10/30/14, 4 PM, 1500 E. Park Pl, meet in lobby. We'll use the club's professional GPS receiver plus several from the UEC to map invasive species at the UEC. See the meeting page for more details.

Club Officers

Jana Viel
Julee Mitchell
Keith Krukowski
Martin Ziech

Notices and Events

Planning is underway for the 2014 GIS Day at UWM on Wednesday, 9/19. The web site will soon be open to register for hands-on workshops and for the famous pizze lunch. There's no cost. Until then, see details about the 2013 UWM GIS Day.

GIS Jobs

The US Department of Labor includes GIS among their top-growing jobs.

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's Cartopgraphy and Geographic Information Systems Center maintains links to GIS job-finding help.

GITA Wisconsin executive board members Thomas Tym from and Emily Champagne created a PowerPoint presentation about finding a GIS job.

Professor Huxhold passed along "Top Five Skills Needed to Have a Successful GIS Career" from Directions magazine.