Stories From 2018

Dec 13, 2018

Congratulations to Our December Graduates!

At December graduation, 40 members of the Center for Geospatial Analytics community will be recognized for completing their graduate programs.

Dec 13, 2018

Real-World Problem-Solving with Custom GIS Solutions

During their final semester, each master’s student in Geospatial Information Science and Technology completes a service-learning capstone project, working directly with a community or industry partner. This season, we celebrate the work of our December graduates.

Dec 7, 2018

How Big Can Snowflakes Be?

The Center for Geospatial Analytics' resident weather expert, Faculty Fellow Sandra Yuter, answers fundamental questions about the science of snowflakes.

Dec 6, 2018

Everyone is a Designer: Tangible Landscape Democratizes Design

Ph.D. student Payam Tabrizian is providing an open-source platform of research and data to change the way people experience and develop spaces and landscapes.

Nov 13, 2018

Military Students Choose MGIST for Career Training in Geospatial Intelligence

The Center for Geospatial Analytics’ MGIST ranks second only to NC State’s MBA as the graduate program with the most military enrollment across the university.

Nov 9, 2018

“I Use Geospatial Analytics To…”

Curious about what our Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. students work on for their dissertations? Check out how they and their advisors use geospatial analytics to impact a range of fields.

Nov 6, 2018

Joshua Turner: Building a Bright Future

MGIST student Joshua Turner received the 2018 USGIF Ken Miller Scholarship for Advanced Remote Sensing Applications and a NASA DEVELOP internship. Learn more about the journey of this accomplished student in the US Air Force.

Oct 24, 2018

The Value of a Geospatial Analytics Education

It’s graduate school application season! Find out where the Center for Geospatial Analytics stands when it comes to providing an exemplary doctoral education.

Oct 17, 2018

Enhancing the Online Learning Experience

Stacy Supak specializes in online learning and teaches half of the student credit hours at the Center for Geospatial Analytics. As a DELTA Faculty Fellow, she will investigate how experiences in online courses influence student success.

Oct 12, 2018

Decimated by Hurricanes, Rural America Needs Our Help

In an opinion piece to The New York Times, Faculty Fellows Andy Fox and David Hill, co-directors of NC State's Coastal Dynamics Design Lab, describe the need for a shift from reactive to proactive approaches to disaster response.