Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

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, February 19, 2018 - 5:00am to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

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.


Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Fondren Library B43A

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.


Friday, February 23, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Getting Started with ArcGIS Boot Camp (2-in-1 Combined Course)

All topics from the following two courses will be covered:


Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

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

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Mapping Imagery

Learn how to line up images, such as aerial photographs, site plans and diagrams, with other spatial data in ArcGIS (georeferencing).

Topics:


Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Spatial Statistics: Measuring Geographic Distributions

Learn basic spatial statistics tools in ArcGIS to calculate characteristic values of geographic data, such as the center, compactness, and orientation and observe shifting trends in these statistics over time.

Topics:


Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

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.


Friday, March 2, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Data Interpolation and Extraction

Learn how to interpolate point data into and extract point data from continuous surface data.


Monday, March 5, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Mapping Locations Using Addresses

Learn how to map locations using street addresses (geocoding).


Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A