Hearty congratulations to Diana Restrepo-Osorio, who is KAM's 2020 recipient of the John Cowan Memorial Scholarship in Geography! Ms. Restrepo-Osorio is a doctoral candidate in Geography at the University of Kansas. Her recent projects focus on land and water use among the members of the Alianza del Pastizal (Grassland Alliance) in the Southern Cone Region of South America. We wish her safe travels to Uruguay whenever she is able to make her trip to share her findings with the participants in her most recent study!
In compliance with the State's recommendations on social distancing, we have decided to postpone the April 7 offering of ArcGIS Online: Beginner to Intermediate. Our instructors are still eager to offer the class, so as soon as we get the all-clear from KDHE, we will reschedule.
Those already registered in the course are asked to stay enrolled so that we can easily notify you when we are selected a new date. If, however, you need to cancel and request a refund, please reach out to Amy Roust, Education Committee Chair, to make arrangements.
The Education Committee is pleased to offer three classes this year, based on the needs expressed by the membership in last fall's post-conference survey. Please visit the Class Schedule page for details on:
Also on the Class Schedule page, we've listed outside opportunities in our area to learn Python, Collector, Survey123, and Web AppBuilder. If you know about educational opportunities that might interest KAM members, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The KAM board meeting minutes from November 20 and the Treasurer's report from November 2019 are both posted on the website now. You must be logged in to view them under the Governance menu.
If you are aware of other courses in Kansas that may interest our members, please email us at email@example.com. KAM does not endorse any particular business, but is happy to share information with our network to help people connect with the resources they need.
The KAM board meeting minutes from October 15-18 and the Treasurer's report from October 2019 are both posted on the website now. You must be logged in to view them under the Governance menu.
Help KAM plan its 2020 course offerings!
The Education Committee wants to know how it can help you develop your skills next year. Please take a moment to complete our survey so that we can design our schedule with you in mind.
The KAM board meeting minutes from September 27, 2019 and the Treasurer's report from September 2019 are both posted on the website now. You must be logged in to view them under the Governance menu.
If you didn't get a chance to sign up at KAM 2019 or were unable to attend, you can sign up for committees through our new online form! We're headed into our 35th year as an organization -- be a part of the fun!
To learn more about what each committee does, be sure to check out the Committee Responsibilities.
If you haven't registered for KAM 2019, your last opportunity to do so online ends at 5 pm on Wednesday, October 9, 2019! We will still accept walk-in registrations at the registration desk during the conference.
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