Welcome to NorthStar of GIS's Melanated & Mapping Community

A global interdisciplinary community of Black geo students, educators, professionals, and our allies

About NorthStar of GIS's Melanated & Mapping Community

Why NorthStar of GIS's Melanated & Mapping Community?

We bring together Black geo students, educators, professionals, and our allies in safer spaces sharing resources to foster a strong sense of belonging and growing success for current and future generations of leaders in geography related fields.

The Results You'll Get

Our community, courses, and memberships are pretty special. We’re focused on the ways it will make a huge difference in your life.

Here are a few of the things you’ll be able to do as a member of NorthStar of GIS: Melanated & Mapping:

  • Amplify your voice and influence in geography-related fields.
  • Engage with professionals and students alike, expanding your network and gaining valuable connections.
  • Access valuable resources and support tailored to your needs, fostering your success in geography-related pursuits.

When You Join Today

When you join NorthStar of GIS: Melanated & Mapping today, you’ll get access to our:

  • Geo Knowledge Acquisition: Participate in video courses specifically tailored to delve deeper into geography-related fields. This will improve your understanding and skills within these fields, opening doors to a wide range of opportunities. The courses are designed by seasoned professionals and educators, ensuring quality education.
  • Geo Networking Events: Engage in networking events. These activities provide opportunities to meet leading professionals and pioneers in geographical fields. Networking with like-minded individuals can pave the way for mutual benefits such as future collaborations, partnerships, and sharing of valuable knowledge.
  • Resource Sharing Sessions: Join in regular chat sessions to share and receive important resources in the geography field. This activity involves discussions on books, software, or any other necessary materials tailored to ensure success in geography-related endeavors. You can also benefit from experiences shared by professionals during these interactions.