Category Archives: Mapping / Geospatial

Mapping for everyone [Paideia workshop]

Join me in ETC 205 for a workshop on maps and mapping. Below find some tutorials / exercises and data for your perusal. Feel free to contact me with questions. Social explorer : instructions | website Adding x/y data in ArcGIS : instructions … finish reading Mapping for everyone [Paideia workshop]

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Data-related Paideia offerings

UPDATED with schedule adjustments for weather delays The 2017 Paideia schedule is out; here we’ve highlighted a handful of data-related offerings including sessions on mapping, data visualization, and digital humanities as well as working with Stata, R, and multimedia materials.

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On research questions and process

Making the jump from a research question to a method for answering that question can be complicated. Head over to Teaching and Learning with Technology at Reed to read my recent post: Translating research from question to query. First few lines … finish reading On research questions and process

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Mapping workshop: Paideia edition

Join me in ETC 205 this afternoon from 1-2pm for a workshop on maps and mapping, working with some publicly-available local data via Metro/RLIS. Below are some datasets for locally-relevant mapping. Take a look through the data and choose datasets … finish reading Mapping workshop: Paideia edition

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GIS workshop : Paideia edition

This afternoon (1/19, 1pm) I am leading a workshop on spatial analysis, and spatial thinking in ETC 205; materials below. (The brief exercise below is the same walk-through, but written up separately for ArcGIS and QGIS.) [slides from presentation]

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Workshop: mapping

On October 7th, I will present the penultimate workshop in the Data @ Reed workshop series for Fall 2015. I am leading a workshop on maps, mapping, spatial analysis, and spatial thinking; materials below.

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Fall 2015 Research Skills Workshops Series

Join the Data@Reed team for a five-week series to build your data skills and research skills. All workshops are Wednesday afternoons, 4-5pm, in the ETC. Full details + schedule below.

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