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Megan Skrip

May 16, 2024

Reflecting on IALE and Presenting What’s Driving Residential Development Near Protected Areas

Research by Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student Eamon Espey suggests that a growing preference for living near areas rich in natural resources is driving construction of new homes near national parks and other protected areas.

Christina Perella

May 9, 2024

Exploring Principles of Open Data and Data Sovereignty in Landscape Ecology

As part of a collaborative project co-produced with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student Christina Perella is exploring how the way data defines communities can be at odds with how communities define themselves.

John Polo

May 9, 2024

Components to Consider in Choosing Plant Disease Forecast Models, a Presentation at IALE

Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. student John Polo studies how different data collection methods and model structures affect forecasts of plant disease spread in agricultural fields and forests.

Laura Tomkins

May 6, 2024

Pack Reflections: Laura Tomkins ’24

Tomkins graduated in May 2024 with a Ph.D. in Geospatial Analytics. She is currently employed as a senior atmospheric scientist by Karen Clark and Company in Boston, Massachusetts.

NC State graduation

May 1, 2024

Congrats to Our May 2024 Graduates!

This semester, we celebrate the NC State graduation of 39 members of the Center for Geospatial Analytics community. Congratulations to all of our doctoral, professional master’s and graduate certificate students on their success!

May 1, 2024

Bridging Silos and More with GIS and Experiential Learning

During the Spring 2024 semester, our graduating professional master’s students worked with industry, government and nonprofit partners to apply their knowledge and skills to pressing geospatial challenges.

Apr 26, 2024

A New Global Accounting of Earth’s Rivers

New research led by Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. alum Elyssa Collins and NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory reveals how much water Earth's rivers hold.

Apr 23, 2024

A Wonderful Experience Presenting at My First Academic Conference

At the recent International Association for Landscape Ecology meeting, Mark Feinberg presented his research on evaluating the net monetary benefits of managing the spread of spotted lanternfly.

Apr 16, 2024

Spring 2024 Geospatial Forum Rewind

During the Spring 2024 Geospatial Forum series, Geospatial Analytics Ph.D. students presented their doctoral research, an alumni panel discussed geospatial careers and guest speakers presented topics ranging from natural resource economics to air pollution and lessons from twenty years in the geospatial industry.

Apr 10, 2024

Center Ph.D. Students Volunteer at STEM Resource Fair for K-12 Students with Disabilities

Titilayo Tajudeen, Emma Butzler, Pratikshya Regmi and Rebecca Composto taught students and their families about satellite imagery at the event hosted by NC State's Science House.