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First, But Not Last

USGIF’s new working group dedicated to Building Respect, Inclusion, and Diversity for the GEOINT Enterprise (BRIDGE) hosts former DIA Director LtGen Vincent Stewart, USMC (Ret.), as its first guest speaker.

USGIF and Hexagon Renew Three-Year MOU and Grant

Nationally, universities’ geospatial and geography programs face limited funding. USGIF-accredited schools have made the Hexagon MOU’s benefits an integral part of their academic programming.

Roseanna Torrez, 2022 USGIF Scholarship Recipient

An early introduction to GIS combined with computer science provides a strong foundation for a successful future in GEOINT.

No Matter Their Scale, NGA Maps Have Huge Impact

Despite the proliferation of GPS on smartphones and other digital devices, NGA’s partners continue to have a constant demand for digital and printed maps.

USGIF Brings Industry Partners to White House HBCU Career Fair

Designed to expand opportunities for students enrolled at HBCUs by providing on-site job interviews, networking, and information gathering, USGIF participated in the HBCU Week 4th annual Career and Recruitment Fair to spread the word about careers in GEOINT.

Q&A With Joseph Rouge

Joseph Rouge, Space Force’s deputy director of intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance, provides additional answers to audience questions from the 2022 GEOINT Service Day: Air Force and Space Force event

Danny Oliva, 2022 USGIF Scholarship Recipient

Danny Oliva talks about receiving a USGIF scholarship and his desire to give back to the next generation of GEOINT students.

New Member Spotlight: SIMS Software

Michael Struttmann, CEO and President of SIMS Software, shares his company’s capabilities and why they joined USGIF.

USGIF Announces 2022 Scholarship Award Recipients

USGIF has awarded more than $1.6M in scholarships since launching the program in 2004. This year’s winners represent a diverse and multi-talented group who demonstrate a shared desire to impact change through the use of geospatial intelligence tradecraft.

Making the Switch

In the midst of the Great Resignation, people looked to GEOINT as a new career option. We spoke to one woman who recently made the leap.