Campus events during National Geography Awareness Week (November 16-22)

Next week is National Geography Awareness Week! Come celebrate with events on campus Monday and Wednesday… All events free and open to everyone.


Monday, November 17

  • Allen Carroll, ESRI
  • Seminar title: “Story Maps: Geo-Enabled Storytelling in the Digital Age”
  • 3:00 pm, with reception to follow
  • Woodhead Lounge (Exley Room 184)

Wednesday, November 19 (GIS Day)

  • GeoQuiz (prizes!), WesMemories map, and more: 11:00-12:30, Usdan lobby
  • Connecticut State GIS Day events, 9:00-3:00, Beckham Hall
  • Multiple speakers, posters, and lightning talks
  • Keynote speaker: Dr. Jonnell Robinson, Syracuse University (12:45-1:45 pm)
  • Drone demonstration (2:00-3:00 pm, Jackson Field)