UA GIST Podcast

Join us for your virtual ride to work by tuning in to the UAGIST Podcast as we talk with alumni and specialists in the geospatial industry across the state of Arizona and beyond. Learn about how the UAGIST programs have helped so many find success in their careers and how GIS continues to advance and impact the world around us. Tune in right here or find us on Soundcloud and YouTube. 



Friday, November 20, 2020

Tune in as we talk with lead visualizer for NASA Earth Observatory, Joshua Stevens. We get to hear about how he started and what lead him to become the lead visualizer for NASA Earth Observatory. Dr. Stevens talks to us about what the NASA Earth Observatory does and gives us a beautiful presentation with tons of visuals. Make sure to check the podcast out on YouTube so you don't miss the beautiful presentation put together.

Friday, November 13, 2020

Teresa Gregory graduated from the MS-GIST program in 2016 and currently works as the Program Director at Statistical Research. During this podcast she shares her journey of how she found GIS and gives us some tips for success when entering the workforce out of school. Tune in for a great podcast!

Friday, October 30, 2020

Tune in as we talk with Jami Dennis as she takes us on the winding journey that has led her down a very successfully path in her GIS career. Jami provides us with some great tips and tricks for work and life during her fantastic presentation. There are many visuals for this one so also check us out on YouTube, so you are able to take a look at the beautiful presentation Jami has put together for us!

Friday, October 23, 2020

This is Part 3 of our GIS Leadership in Arizona group podcast! The group will focus on talking about different GIS jobs and much more!

Friday, October 16, 2020

Join us for a continued conversation from last week focusing on students entering the workforce, internships in GIS and much more. We are excited to get this group back together for Part 2 and make sure you tune in for Part 3 Next Friday!

We welcome back Jenna Leveille, Gene Trobia, Mark Christiano, Steve Whitney, and special co-host Shea Lemar.

Friday, October 9, 2020

Join us for a conversation on the topic of GIS Leadership in Arizona with pillars of the Geospatial community, Gene Trobia, Jenna Leveille, Steve Whitney, Shea Lemar, and Mark Christiano.

Friday, October 2, 2020

Tune in as we chat with Dr. Nik Smilovsky, Professor in the School of Design at ASU. Dr. Smilovsky gives students entering the job market helpful tips and tricks for interview prep and building a resume that will get noticed.

Friday, September 25, 2020

Join us as we talk with Dr. Joseph Kerski who is the Education Manager at ESRI. In this episode Dr. Kerski talks about his career in GIS and how he came to be the Education manager at ESRI. He gives students some helpful tips and tricks for entering the GIS workplace, and lets us know what ESRI has to offer so make sure to tune in!

Sunday, September 20, 2020

John Ehlen graduated from the Online MSGIST Program in 2019 and is currently a GIS Specialist for Yavapai County GIS. In episode four John talks about some of his current projects and gives students some tips and tricks for getting through the online program successfully. He also talks about how the program has given him the tools he needed to advance his career in the Geospatial Industry.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Join us as we talk with Jenna Leveille who is the Deputy State Cartographer at Arizona State Land Department. In this episode Jenna talks about her career in GIST and how she became the Deputy State Cartographer at Arizona State Land Department. Jenna also shared with us some exciting things that will be happening (virtually) at AGIC (Arizona Geographic Information Council) this year!