Upcoming WesGIS Workshop: Introduction to GIS

May 20 & 21, 10:30 am – 2:30 pm, Allbritton 204

Free training workshop for Wesleyan faculty and staff introducing fundamental concepts and skills to begin using a geographic information system (GIS). Training includes short presentation demonstrating skills, hands-on skills time with step-by-step tutorials,  instructional materials, and refreshments/snacks. Good for beginners or for current GIS users that want to update to ArcGIS 10.2. Participants may attend all or a portion of the workshop. Topics include: finding and editing data, querying data by location and attributes, geocoding, geoprocessing, basic data analysis and visualization, exporting maps, etc. Lunch provided.

Registration required — workshop limited to 20 participants. Please register at http://goo.gl/forms/7rrAOqZfdz. For more information, contact Kim Diver (x2610, kdiver).