What's New

May 10, 2017

Recording Now Available: U-Spatial Brown Bag Series: Fartun Dirie, Deriving Population Estimates for Refugee Camps using Remote Sensing

Click here to watch the presentation.

May 1, 2017

Modeling Movement Within Geographic Context

Someyah Dodge (Geography, Environment, and Society)

Friday, May 5, 2017
12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m.
MPC Seminar Room, 50 Willey Hall

April 25, 2017

Recording Now Available: U-Spatial Brown Bag Series: Rachel Stobb, Sedimentation Sources on the Banks of Plum Creek

Click here to watch Rachel's presentation.

April 5, 2017

The University of Minnesota Geographic Information Science (GISc) community seeks applications for the Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium Student Scholarship Program. One undergraduate and one graduate student will each receive an award to represent the University at the Student Scholarship competition session at the Minnesota GIS/LIS Annual Conference in Fall 2017.

More information on how to apply 

March 23, 2017

You have to check out the Big Ten Academic Alliance Geoportal - https://geo.btaa.org/

January 31, 2017

The Informatics Interest Group is hosting a GIS-themed talk tomorrow. Louai Alarabi will talk about SpatialHadoop, an open source MapReduce extension designed specifically to handle huge datasets of spatial data on Apache Hadoop.

Who: Louai Alarabi 
What: SpatialHadoop, MapReduce
When: Wednesday, Feb 1st 2017, 3:30 PM
Where: Walter Library, room 585

January 23, 2017

We're back for spring semester with fresh workshops and more sections than ever. As always, our instructor-led workshops are free for UMN students, faculty, and staff. External participants pay just $50/course. Register today, classes fill up fast!

January 9, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 1:25pm - 2:25pm
Lind 305
Shashi Shekhar (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)