American Geographical Society

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Name: American Geographical Society
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

OGC Supports American Geographical Society Geography 2050 Fall Symposium

You are here: Home / 2014 / Jul-Aug / Departments / Industry Briefs / People / OGC Supports American Geographical Society Geography 2050 Fall SymposiumSept. 10, 2014—The OGC is a partner with the American Geographical Society, the Earth Institute and ... [Published Earth Imaging Journal - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

William Delos Brooks

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Professor William Delos “Bill” Brooks, age 83, passed away from natural causes on Aug. 28, 2014, in Idaho Falls, at MorningStar Senior Living. He was born April 29, 1931, in Eaton, N.Y., the son of D. Harold and Mary Howells Brooks. Bill ... [Published Tribune Star - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 2 reports

OGC backs American Geographical Society Geography 2050 Fall Symposium

OGC backs American Geographical Society Geography 2050 Fall Symposium ... [Published ContingencyToday - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Geography 2050 to Explore Trends Shaping the World’s

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation, the American Geographical Society, and the Earth Institute at Columbia University partner to deliver a first-of-its-kind geography summit this fall in New York CityHerndon, Virginia (Sept. 8, 2014) ... [Published Directions Magazine - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

The constant struggle of running a family farm in 21st century America

On a sunny fall day in 2005, Kate and Dan Marsiglio pulled their Audi A4 station wagon into the drive at Stony Creek Farmstead, three Tamworth piglets bouncing in the backseat. They had $25,000 and planned to build a second farmhouse on the old 90-acre ... [Published The Week Magazine - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Geography 2050 Fall Symposium Announced by American Geographical Society

“The American Geographical Society is proud to convene this important long term dialog in partnership with Columbia University’s Earth Institute, and we are excited to invite the participation of thinkers from every walk of life to think geographically ... [Published GIS Café - Aug 29 2014]

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...important forward-looking dialog in partnership with the Symposium's other partners and sponsors," said Mark Reichardt, OGC's President and CEO. "Through this exploration of the future of geography, spatial thinking and the application of geospatial information and technology, scientists and policy makers as well as technology providers and consensus standards organizations like OGC have the opportunity to anticipate and include important requirements into their plans and their development activities."
"There's a general feeling about the American Gothic picturesque today," mused Michael Duffy, an agricultural economist at Iowa State University. "There's a perception of farmers being the salt-of-the-earth, hardworking individuals, taking care of the world, fixing a bird with a broken wing. It's kind of a romantic notion of a profession. But you either make money farming, you have another income to cover your losses, or you get out."

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