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In August, Blue Marble Geographics, a Maine-based developer of GIS and
geodetic software, will be hosting a month-long series of online events
to showcase the company’s academic programs, including no-cost access to
its software for universities and colleges in the US and Canada as well as
free curriculum and teaching materials.
With an extensive collection of powerful geospatial tools, Blue Marble’s
Global Mapper software is ideally suited for the task of introducing
students to the core principles of GIS. Throughout the month of August,
teachers and faculty will have an opportunity to learn how the use of this
innovative software in the classroom will provide students with the
knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the geospatial industry.
The program will feature:
- An interactive webinar in which faculty share their experience
teaching with Global Mapper.
- A free workshop for teachers introducing the key functionality of
- An overview of the academic labs, a series of structured lessons that
are freely available to all colleges and universities.
- A school spotlight feature, in which we share some of the work being
done with Global Mapper in the classroom.
- The announcement about the availability of the 2021-2022 Blue Marble
- And much more.
To learn more about Blue Marble’s Academic month
please contact [log in to unmask] or sign up for the Blue
Marble Marble Monthly newsletter to receive updated information about the
event in your inbox.
If you are a professor who is currently using Global Mapper in the
classroom and would like to share some information about the work that your
students have done with the software, please let us know and your school
may be showcased during the Academic Month.
Blue Marble Geographics
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