Geospatial Analysis Center
News and Announcements
GIS TUTOR HOURS in KIRBY 389: MW 11-2, T/Th 12-2, F 11-1
THE UMD DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY, URBAN, ENVIRONMENT & SUSTAINABILITY STUDIES seeks applications for the Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium Scholarship Program. One undergraduate will receive a scholarship to represent the University at a paper competition at the MN GIS/LIS Consortium Annual Conference in Fall 2014. The 24th Annual MN GIS/LIS Conference and Workshops is October 1-3, 2014. See the GAC bulletin board for an application.
March 27: 13th Annual GISSO Networking and Career Fair at UMN- Twin Cities
Event: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Graduate and undergraduate students will attend from a wide variety of University of Minnesota departments including Geography, Forest Resources, Computer Science, College of Natural Resources, Humphrey Institute, and others. Also, students from other colleges and universities around the region will be attending.
Don't forget to check out the job board in Cina 3rd floor periodically if you are looking for a job - or see Stacey if you want to get on an email list for opportunities. There are many positions out there!
Check out the GIS major.
GISL has a new name - We are now the "Geospatial Analysis Center." This name better reflects our activities across UMD campus and with external entities.
UMN has a GIS help desk available to us: email@example.com, (612) 624-7591. If you would like to follow U-Spatial activities directly, please see: http://uspatial.umn.edu/
The Geospatial Analysis Center is located in 324-326 Cina Hall on the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) campus. The Center's staff and its services contribute to the UMD Campus as an educational resource and as a research facility for cartographic and geographic information system (GIS) needs. GAC has a strong history of obtaining sponsored research and contract work in the form of external contracts, internal services, and sponsored research. The technical services provided by GAC staff include: spatial analysis, statistical analyses, data editing, and database management in GIS research. GAC's role in the research process also includes project design, identification of system and data needs, data acquisition, budget estimates, and oversight of the project.