IRE and Esri, the leading commercial publisher of geographic information system (GIS) software, have awarded 13 fellowships to attend Esri's annual International User Conference and IRE's mapping bootcamp.
Fellowships to the User Conference July 13-17 in San Diego were awarded to:
- Leslie Griffy, Independent journalist
- Chris Hanson, KTRK-Houston
- Glenn Howatt, The Star Tribune
- Ingrid Lobet, Houston Chronicle
- Hoa Nguyen, The Journal News
- Kori Rumore, Chicago Tribune
- Haoyun Su, The Indianapolis Star
- Lynn Walsh, E. W. Scripps Co.
- Dale Willman, Saratoga Wire
- Fedor Zarkhin, The Palm Beach Post
Fellowships to the mapping boot camp Aug. 8-10 in Columbia, Mo., were awarded to:
- Kelsey Ryan, The Wichita Eagle
- Brad Weisenstein, Belleville News-Democrat
- Dwight R. Worley, The Journal News
IRE and Esri congratulate the winners and wish them the best in the upcoming mapping adventures.