• 2019 Sep 06

    Basic Introduction to GIS

    1:30pm to 3:30pm


    Northwest Building B129

    This workshop is offered every semester as a basic introduction to GIS.   The topics covered are:

    1. What is GIS, mapping, and spatial data.

    2. GIS data types  and file formats.

    3. GIS analysis, problem solving, and case studies.

    Learning objectives:
    To gain an understanding of what GIS is and how it can be used.
    To practice using WEB GIS and Desktop GIS.

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  • 2019 Dec 06

    GIS for Humanities and Social Sciences

    9:00am to 4:30pm


    Northwest Building B129

    Lead Instructor:  Jeff Blossom


    This full-day workshop offers hands on instruction on learning and applying several GIS and mapping techniques commonly used by those practicing in the Humanities and Social Sciences. The workshop will include discussion and interactive exercises aimed to contextualize the usage of geography and maps for each participant's individual research or teaching interests.

    Specifically, the workshop will cover:

    • Introduction to and examples of the digital spatial humanities...
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