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Feb 18, 2019

U-Spatial is excited to announce the recent launch of the Story Maps Curriculum Portal, a site that provides pedagogical materials for university classes working with Esri Story Maps.

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Jan 17, 2019

As part of the University of Minnesota’s Humanitarian Crisis Simulation held on May 17-19, 2019, there will be a GIS team embedded in the simulation to support the data needs of the participants. 

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Oct 29, 2018

The MN Geospatial Advisory Council (GAC) is defining statewide geospatial priorities for 2019, and we need your input. The GAC is asking members of the Minnesota geospatial professional community to respond to a short survey about geospatial needs. The survey will be open through November 6.

Link to Survey

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Sep 28, 2018

U-Spatial co-hosted the Mapping 1968, Conflict and Change workshop, bring people together into working groups to apply an interdisciplinary approach to further explore the spatial context of the historic political, social and cultural events of 1968.

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Aug 16, 2018

Celebrate GIS Day with us at the 2018 Spatial Forum on November 14. The UMN Spatial Forum is a yearly event highlighting spatial research, teaching, and outreach. This event is free and open to the public and features lighting talks, research exhibits, conversation, and the Borchert Lecture.

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Jul 11, 2018

Researchers at the University of Minnesota are trying to understand the causes and trends of fish kills and we need your help. If you see a fish kill, please report it.

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Apr 12, 2018

Recording now available from the April 10th presentation by MGIS student, Nicole Helgeson.

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Apr 5, 2018

Recording now available from the April 4th presentation by Rebecca Barney, a  MGIS student and U-Spatial research assistant.

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Mar 26, 2018

Recording now available from the March 21st presentation by Peter Wiringa, a U-Spatial research assistant and MGIS student.

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Dec 22, 2017

Our Training Schedule for spring is now available! Workshops are available on Story Maps, ArcGIS Online, desktop GIS software, collecting field data, and more. 

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