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GIS Day and Geography Awareness Week

Next week is Geography Awareness Week. Next Wednesday is GIS Day. If you haven’t been following along for a while here on the blog, I am a current Geographic Information Systems students finishing up my certification at a local community college. The MOST basic way to explain GIS is displaying information visually via a map, […]

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Is your kid’s lunch bought locally?

I started digging around for information on local health after someone mentioned my county had an abysmal diabetes rate and I saw a local story about a city getting its fifth McDonald’s. My attention soon turned to availability of food in schools and the USDA’s Farm to School program. My district has almost 40% of […]