Lewis F. Rogers Institute for Environmental & Spatial Analysis
News and Events
Mar. 22, 2016
Join us for an engaging talk from Chris Semerjian, GIS Specialist Supervisor at Georgia Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Division and former UNG professor.
Friday, March 25th at noon in Gainesville Science building room 262.
Mar. 4, 2016
Join our GISC 3100 class for a presentation from IESA and UNG alum Carol Kraemer. Noon in room 262 of Science building on Gainesville campus.
Feb. 23, 2016
IESA is proud to announce the formal recognition of the UNG student chapter of the American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG). www.aipg.org Founding students were presented with a chapter plaque and start-up funds from the national and state organizations. IESA student Logan Moore was named inaugural chapter president. Joshua Hoynes was awarded the AIPG Georgia Section's Scholarship worth $500!
In other geology news, Joshua Botticher is one of two recipients of UNG's inaugural Student Start-Up FUSE program awards for his geologic research.
Much more to come on the geology front!UNG students earn full ride to graduate school
June 15, 2015
John Dees and Melinda Johnson, both of whom graduated this spring from the University of North Georgia (UNG), have accepted graduate school offers from major universities that include five years of tuition coverage and annual stipends totaling $580,000.
UNG sponsors environmentally focused film festival
May 21, 2015
The Lewis F. Rogers Institute for Environmental & Spatial Analysis (IESA) at the University of North Georgia (UNG) will be sponsoring the annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival on May 30 in Gainesville, Georgia. The event, held in partnership with Brenau University and the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper, is a reflection of IESA's core mission to promote environmental education.
Janisse Ray, winner of American Book Award, to speak at UNG
April 13, 2015
The University of North Georgia's (UNG) Lewis F. Rogers Institute for Environmental and Spatial Analysis will host award-winning author, naturalist and UNG alumna Janisse Ray on April 15.
IESA creates tool for Gainesville to drive economic development
February 5, 2015
Faculty and students in the Lewis F. Rogers Institute for Environmental & Spatial Analysis (IESA) at the University of North Georgia (UNG) have created a web-based map that enables the city of Gainesville to promote downtown business space and support the community’s economic development efforts.
UNG president invests in faculty and staff development, innovation projects
November 13, 2014
In continuation of an internal grants program created in 2013 to encourage innovation and the pursuit of scholarly and creative activities, University of North Georgia (UNG) President Bonita C. Jacobs has presented awards valued at more than $300,000 to fund 32 faculty and staff proposals for professional development and research projects.