2024 Indiana Middle & High School Story Map Competition
Geography & GIS: INspired by YOUR Place

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May 24, 2024

2024 IN StoryMap Competition Winner

Indiana's Famous FirstsMady Wilson and Kenzie Adams Even though Indiana is known as the largest corn field, there are many...
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February 14, 2024

2024 Indiana Middle & High School Story Map Competition

Geography & GIS: INspired by YOUR Place View Flyer Benefits to Participation: better understanding of the history of Indiana...your Place, refine...
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November 13, 2023

Geography Awareness Week 2023

November 12-18 Geography: INspired by YOUR PlaceWhat is PLACE to you? How do you identify your PLACE? Place includes human...
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May 20, 2023

Indiana 2023 ArcGIS Online Middle & High School Story Map Competition Winners…

Indiana's Underground Railroad Story Map 2023 CONGRATULATIONSNavaira TylerDeKalb High SchoolDeKalb, IndianaFirst Place THANK YOU...to Mrs. Christina Lapham of DeKalb High...
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May 2, 2023

Indiana Geography Awareness Week 2022 Postcard Contest Top 3

Geography - A World of Possibilities in YOUR Own Backyard FIRST PlaceBrady @Wea Ridge Middle School“A beautiful morning in the...
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November 24, 2022

Great Decisions 2023

Topics Announced & Book Sales Now Open! You are invited to join the dialogue about America's future! The Foreign Policy...
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June 7, 2022

Indiana’s top high school 2022 ArcGIS Online Story Map Competition awardees 

1st Place - "The Blooming Flower Industry" by Evelyne, DeKalb High School 2nd Place -  "Murderous Hoosiers" by Harmony  and Orpheus,...
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February 7, 2022

2022 Indiana StoryMap Competition Announced / Grades 4-12 / Deadline May 9 2022

Cartographies of Indiana: Dynamics of Environment and Society THE NATIONAL COMPETITION Middle and high school students and their teachers across...
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August 21, 2021

Texas State University’s 100% Online PhD Program in Geography Education

Texas State University wishes to announce the availability of a 100% Online PhD program in Geography Education.  This academic program could prepare...
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  • Tue
    6:00 pmhttps://www.wfyi.org/events/arab-indianapolis-premiere

    With Sen. Fady Qaddoura and Sara Hindi, hosted by WFYI

    June 7, 6PM, Indianapolis Public Library Central Library

    Free with RSVP:


  • Thu
    9:00 pmWFYI, Channel 20.1, and stream on WFYI Passport
  • Sun
    2:00 pm Indy Reads, in-person or virtual


  • Sat
    10:00am - 2:00pmGlobal Village Welcome Center, 4233 Lafayette Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46254

  • Fri
  • Wed
    7:00 pm

    You are invited to a virtual lecture

    Holodomor Commemoration that will take place on Wednesday, November 30th, at 7 pm EST.

    The lecture will be led by Valentina Kuryliw, Director of Education at the Holodomor Research and Education Consortium from the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Alberta.

    The presentation will highlight the story of a child of survivors and her experience as a teaching tool within a framework of human rights and the UN Convention. The flyer attached contains more details about the lecture. The lecture is organized by the Ukrainian Studies Organization at Indiana University and supported by IU’s Center for the Study of Global Change, Robert F. Byrnes Russian and East European Institute, and the Institute for European Studies.


  • Sat
    8:30a.m. - 2:30p.m Arizona TimeVirtual via Zoom

    Over the summer, teacher participants, mentors, and staff traveled by coach and train through a number of states exploring Westward Expansion through the lens of indigenous peoples. Join this first cohort of teachers as they present lessons they created based on the GeoCivics Academy course and travels. GeoCivics is funded by the US Department of Education and operating through the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University.

    There will be time for discussions related to grade level modifications and turning topics into civic action projects! Register at https://lnkd.in/gerueB6a. PGP's available via GENI.