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Save the Date! Next GIS Showcase at Maui Ocean Center on December 14, 2015

Save the date and RSVP today for the next GIS Certificate Showcase… A Night at the Aquarium at the Maui Ocean Center on Monday, December 14, 2015 from 5-8pm. Join us first for a GIS Networking Pau Hana from 5-6pm at the Living Reef Exhibit with local Geo-Tech companies including KoaIT, Pacific Disaster Center, IUE,

By |2016-10-27T20:48:36+00:00November 17th, 2015|Education, Events, GIS Hawaii, What's New|0 Comments

Olowalu Beach Clean up #MauiThriving

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UhnKWQo-G_k Fall 2015 GIS students and Educational Specialist Sarah McLane Bryan show that doing a beach cleanup at Olowalu is just one way that everyone can help out their local community. Follow along on instagram & twitter @mauithriving and share your stories using the hashtag #mauithriving // #maps #GIS #UHMC #Maui #Hawaii #college #certificate

By |2016-10-27T20:48:36+00:00October 13th, 2015|Education, Events, GIS Hawaii, What's New|0 Comments

We Need GIS Project Ideas!

Have a project you've been meaning to get to? Can't seem to find the time or the manpower to GPS all of those locations? Our GIS Certificate students will be supervised by their GIS instructor and can help you finish those back-burner projects. Deadline to request GIS student help is Wednesday October 28, 2015. Our

By |2016-10-27T20:48:36+00:00October 13th, 2015|Education, Employment, GIS Hawaii, What's New|0 Comments

#MauiThriving Presents New GIS Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5UNm-tf1WM&feature=youtu.be Educational Specialist Sarah McLane Bryan shares what she loves about teaching GIS and how students use technology to take care of our islands. Follow along on instagram & twitter @mauithriving and share your stories using the hashtag #mauithriving // #maps #GIS #UHMC #Maui #Hawaii #college #certificate Back to Home >

By |2016-10-27T20:48:40+00:00August 4th, 2015|Education, GIS Hawaii, What's New|0 Comments

Employer Highlight: Joe Breman of IUE

Sarah McLane Bryan, Geographic Information Education Specialist at UHMC, had the opportunity to interview International Underwater Explorations (IUE) founder Joe Breman to get a first hand look at what makes his work so interesting. Part of IUE's development team (left to right): Joe Breman, UHMC GIS alumni Jordan Moore and Dwight Baldwin, and Jorma Rodieck.

By |2016-10-27T20:48:40+00:00August 4th, 2015|Education, Employment, GIS Hawaii, What's New|0 Comments

Learn GIS in the Field this Fall

  We are now accepting students for the Fall 2015 semester. Earn the fast track GIS in Ecosystem Management Certificate of Competence in two, 4-week back-to-back courses.  Enroll now as registration for both courses occurs only at the beginning of the semester. GIS 150 starts August 24, 2015, and GIS 180 starts October 19, 2015.

By |2016-10-27T20:48:40+00:00August 2nd, 2015|Education, GIS Hawaii|0 Comments

UHMC at the National Geographic BioBlitz 2015

GIS Educational Specialist, Sarah McLane Bryan, represented UH Maui College’s GIS Certificate Program as an inventory scientist on Hawaiʻi Island at Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Parks for the annual National Geographic BioBlitz event on May 15th and 16th, 2015. The events of the weekend were hosted by National Geographic and the National Park Service. Each year the BioBlitz is held in

By |2016-10-27T20:48:40+00:00August 1st, 2015|Employment|0 Comments

New AEC program at Hawaii Community College

By Victor Rasgado Following the successful launch in Fall 2014 of new accelerated online Business certificates; Hawai‘i Community College (Hawai‘i CC) has added two new certificates in Geospatial Technologies and Sustainable Lot Design and Site Preparation. The Geospatial Technologies and Sustainable Lot Design and Site Preparation “course bundles” consist of four classes that begin the

By |2016-10-27T20:48:41+00:00July 31st, 2015|Education, GIS Hawaii, What's New|0 Comments