WesGIS workshop: Crowdsourced Disaster Relief Mapping

Want to help with relief efforts after this month’s earthquakes and hurricanes? WesGIS workshop: Crowdsourced Disaster Relief Mapping When: Friday, September 22, noon-1 pm Where: PAC 100 Who: Anyone in the Wesleyan community who is interested in helping out by tracing buildings from satellite images. No GIS/mapping experience required.

WesGIS Workshop: Story Maps

WesGIS Workshop Story Maps: How to create a dynamic online map experience Friday, May 5, 1:30 pm PAC 100 Story maps combine interactive online maps with other content (text, photos, video, audio) to portray a place, event, issue, or pattern within a geographic context. Story maps can use the tools of a geographic information system … Read more

GIS Working Group – May 5

GIS Working Group Meeting Story Maps: What they are and how to leverage them in your classroom Friday, May 5, 12:30 pm PAC 136 Join fellow faculty and staff members for an informal discussion about integrating Story Maps into courses. We will discuss the utility of story maps as a pedagogical tool in a variety … Read more

WesGIS Workshop: Integrating surveys and mobile mapping with Survey123

WesGIS Workshop: Integrating surveys and mobile mapping with Survey123 Friday April 21, 2017 1:30-2:30 pm PAC 100 Combine the power of smart forms and geography! Survey123 is a simple and intuitive form-centric data gathering solution for creating, sharing, and analyzing survey data. Location data can be easily integrated into the survey creation and analysis. Capture … Read more

Teaching Tools Buffet • 23 January • Usdan 108

1 – 2 pm • GIS for teaching (and research) • Miriam Cope (Academic Computing Manager) & Kim Diver (Professor of the Practice in E&ES) Wesleyan University has an unlimited campus license to Esri ArcGIS, the world leader of geospatial technologies and platforms. Kim will discuss opportunities for faculty training, offers examples from colleagues’ courses, and provides … Read more

WesGIS Hands-On Workshop: Make Your Own Presidential Election Map

Intrigued by the red/blue US maps prevalent in the news media this time of year? PosterTransfixed by the real-time, digital maps of the evolving results on election night? Or merely want to learn how to make a basic map in GIS? Learn how to use a Geographic Information System to map and visualize 2016 election results. This hands-on workshop for Wesleyan faculty and staff is open to both beginner and intermediate users of GIS. No registration required.

Friday, November 11, 2016
11:00 am – noon
PAC 100

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