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Ph.D. Student wins APCG Geosystems Award

Xiaozhe Yin excels at first conference presentation

SSI Students Win USGIF Scholarships

Kevin Mercy and Jong Su Kim receive top awards

USGIF Accreditation First

Master’s in Human Security and Geospatial Intelligence First of Its Kind to Receive USGIF Accreditation

Honors for an Honor Society

SSI’s Gamma Theta Upsilon Chapter receives the 2018-2019 Honors Chapter Award

SSI & STANFORD COLLABORATION

Andrew Marx co-authors paper about water conservation in the face of climate change

HATS OFF FOR THEIR THESES

SSI announces the 2019 M.S. in GIST Thesis Prize Winners

SSI’s Mia Poynor Wins Boren Scholarship

HSGI and Spatial Studies minor will study in Brazil

USC Spatial’s Alanna Schenk wins Fulbright award

HSGI minor will continue studies in Denmark

Actionable Impact

HSGI Lab student researchers publish papers

CONTINUED NATIONAL ACCLAIM

Professor John Wilson Awarded Prestigious 2019 Education Award from UCGIS

SSI announces Geodesign Advisory Board

World-renowned practitioners support the growing Geodesign initiative

9th Annual Geospatial Summit

Geospatial information exerts a growing global influence

Preventing Genocide

Spatial scientists use satellite technology to detect and — eventually — prevent genocide

World-Class Honors:

SSI’s Carrie Steves takes 2018 UNIGIS International Prize

Documenting Human Rights Violations

USC Spatial’s Andrew Marx and his team use smallsat algorithms to detect genocide
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