UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Websites of Geographical Interest

Geography, GIS, and Planning:

Association of American Geographerslink (AAG)

American Planning Associationlink (APA)

Gamma Theta Upsilonlink (International Geographic Honor Society)

GIS.comlink (ESRI)

North American Cartographic Information Societylink (NACIS)

Wisconsin Chapter American Planning Associationlink (WAPA) 

 

GIS Career Help:

Five Ways to Make Your GIS Cover Letter and Résumé Stand Outlink (from Directions Magazine)

GISJobs.comlink

GIS Jobs Clearinghouselink

This site allows job seekers to post resumes and currently allows businesses to post jobs at no charge.  GIScareers.comlink

Other sites of interest:

http://www.roadsideamerica.com/cheese/index.htmllink
Road cheese: Seven days in MN, WI, IA, IL

http://globalsecurity.org/military/world/afghanistan/maps.htmlink
Maps of Afghanistan and Surrounding Region

http://www.confluence.org/index.phplink
The Degree Confluence Project is a quirky little site with "the goal of the project is to visit each of the latitude and longitude integer degree intersections in the world, and to take pictures at each location. The pictures and stories will then be posted here." Check it out and look for the one closest to River Falls.

http://www.roadsideamerica.com/link
This is a gallery of bizarre and unusual roadside attractions or sights, including "lightning portrait of angry bather;" each week a particular site (sight) is showcased, with links to many others.