Field Notes
GIS Day: Discovering Your World Through Geospatial Technology
By Tonya Kauhi–Nov 19, 2014
HappyGIS Day, the annual celebration of geographic information systems (GIS) where users of GIS demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society.  The first formal GIS Day took place in 1999. Esri President and Co-Founder Jack Dangermond credits Ralph Nader with...

Good Fortune, Thanks to Many Factors
By –Nov 26, 2014
If you are gainfully employed, I am sure that you are thankful for the many opportunities it provides.  The appreciation can go much deeper than that when you stop to think about how fortunate you are when compared to the average human’s experience throughout history. The lives of those who...