Geography Awareness Week at WashU

Data Services is excited to celebrate Geography Awareness Week with a series of workshops and other events embracing place, spatial data and digital mapping. Please join us during the week of November 12-16!  For workshop descriptions and to register, please visit the Geography Awareness Week Workshop Schedule.

Geography Awareness Week printable flyer.

Intro to Raster Data in QGIS

Monday, November 12, 2018
10:00am – 11:30am
Olin Library, Level A, Instruction Room 2

Instructor: Jennifer Moore

Register for QGIS Workshop 


StoryMapping with ArcGIS Online

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Olin Library, Level A, Instruction Room 2

Instructor: Bill Winston

Register for StoryMapping Workshop 


Using Spatial Data Within R

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
3:30pm – 5:00pm
Olin Library, Level A, Instruction Room 2

Instructor: Dr. Cindy Traub

Register for R Workshop 


Geo Breakfast!

Thursday, November 15, 2018
8:30am – 10:00am
Olin Library, Level A, Data Services Suite (A07)

Join us for coffee and bagels and chat all things Geo!

Mapping with Tableau

Thursday, November 15, 2018
10:00am – 11:00am
Olin Library, Level A, Instruction Room 2

Instructor: Dr. Cindy Traub
Presented in collaboration with WU TUG

Register for Tableau Workshop 


In & Out: Create, Manipulate, and Extract Spatial Data With Python

Thursday, November 15, 2018
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Olin Library, Level A, Instruction Room 2

Instructor: Mollie Webb

Register for Python Workshop 



Also on Thursday, November 15 at 4:30pm, please check out the Faculty Book Talk featuring Timothy Parsons leading a panel discussion about the book Mapping Migration, Identity, and Space. The event is free and open to the public.

Working with Web Services and GIS

Friday, November 16, 2018
11:00am – 12:00pm
Olin Library, Level A, Instruction Room 2

Instructor: Cortney Corman, GIS Analyst, St. Louis County

Register for Web Services Workshop 


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