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Join us as we celebrate..

GIS Day 2008!

Wednesday, November 19, 2008, 11am-5pm, UT Arlington Central Library Parlor (6th floor)

Come and have fun learning about geographic information systems (GIS) and the various ways our faculty and students are using the technology.

  • Listen to Dr. Taner Ozdil (Architecture and Environmental Design) talk about GIS
  • Peruse examples of spatial analysis and maps
  • Chat with others
  • Learn how GIS can help you successfully invest in real estate
  • Learn how to use GIS to plan a public transportation (bus) route through Arlington
  • Play Games, Win prizes
  • Partake in the giant GIS Day cake!

GIS Day takes place during the National Geographic Society's Geography Awareness Week, November 16-22, 2008.

Stay the entire afternoon, arrive late or leave early! Your attendance would be appreciated as we join in this global event to educate millions of people. Your participation could make a difference!

Who should attend?
All individuals interested in how geography, through the technology of GIS, affects your everyday life! RSVP please!

Showcase your work at GIS Day!
We invite all interested faculty, students, and staff to participate in the GIS Research Showcase. To participate, please register online

If you need a special accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact Kevin Schuck, Central Library, Information Literacy, at (817) 272-3313 or Two weeks notice is necessary for seamless access.