Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Introduction to GIS Data Management (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Pro environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcGIS Pro to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Mapping Locations Using XY Coordinates

Learn how to map locations by longitude and latitude (X,Y) coordinates.

Topics:

  • Formatting the raw data for import into ArcGIS
  • Mapping the data by XY coordinates
  • Exporting the data layer
  • Symbolizing the data layer

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Zoom

Introduction to GIS Data Management (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Pro environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcGIS Pro to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Mapping Tabular Data

Learn how to format tabular data, such as Excel and CSV files, for input into ArcGIS, as well as procedures for querying and mapping the data.


Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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Introduction to Geoprocessing

Learn some of the most frequently used geoprocessing tools to highlight the spatial relationships between your datasets, including clip, buffer, dissolve and spatial join.


Monday, October 19, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Map Layouts for Publication

Learn to layout and symbolize black-and-white maps for publication in journals, articles, books, and more.


Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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Social Explorer: Exploring Census Data

Learn how to extract tabular data and export maps and presentations for all of the population census data from 1790 to present.


Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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SimplyAnalytics: Exploring Demographic and Business Data

Learn how to extract tabular data and export maps for future population projections and current business and consumer data.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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