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GPS Data Collection - Spring 2018

Date  April 13, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Making Sense out of Spatial Data - Longwood- Spring 2018

Date  March 30, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Leader/Instructor Giovanni Zambotti

An introduction to spatial analysis for various kinds of problem solving in a GIS environment. Examples of both raster and vector data-based spatial operations like overlay, buffering, and interpolation will be covered.

Wrangling Data into Maps - Longwood- Spring 2018

Date  March 23, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

The ability to 'wrangle' various forms of data into a GIS is necessary in order to produce maps or analysis. Students will learn how to convert and properly geo-reference raw data in text form into GIS format, find and import relevant publicly available data, and produce a map of the results.

Open Source QGIS - Spring 2018

Date  March 2, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

An introduction to QGIS for beginners, this workshop will cover the basic methods for opening various data formats, dealing with projections, joining tabular data to vector GIS layers, symbolization, and exporting data. No previous knowledge of GIS or statistics is required.   

See related online QGIS Workshop website.

Worldmap Introduction - Spring 2018

Date  February 16, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Basic Introduction to GIS - Longwood - Spring 2018

Date  February 9, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm


Brief introduction to GIS, and the CGA workshop training series, to help students determine workshops that are appropriate for their individual needs. Students will use online and desktop GIS software.

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