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Schedule of Events

GIS Day 2021

GIS day is a worldwide event that celebrates the technology of Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Monday, November 15, 2021
Riley Champine, Graphics Editor, National Geographic
"Mapping and Storytelling at National Geographic"
12:00 pm

Workshop: "How to Make a Map for National Geographic"
1:30 pm
In this workshop, Riley will demonstrate how to use QGIS and Adobe Creative Suites to create National Geographic style maps. The Spatial Analysis Lab (INTC 300) has Adobe and QGIS installed on all computers, and will be open to those who want to attend this virtual workshop.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Janet Ranganathan, Vice President for Research, Data, and Innovation, World Resource Institute
"Data for Impact: data-driven decision-making at World Resource Institute"
12:00 pm

If you have any questions, please contact Guoping Huang at