Workshop: Create a Basic Webmap with QGIS2web and GitHub pages

This workshop will show you how to create a basic webmap using the qgis2web plugin, that you can further customize and host using GitHub pages or another web hosting service. Some GIS experience necessary (experience gained through a prior class or workshop).

Want to follow along? Download and install the Long Term Release (LTR) version of QGIS before the workshop https://www.qgis.org/en/site/forusers/download.html

Workshop: Design Considerations for Advanced Map Making with QGIS

This workshop offers a more in depth look at the map design options than the previous two workshops in terms of labels, color, adding grid lines, and inset maps. A little experience would be nice (one of the earlier QGIS workshops would be fine) but not strictly necessary.

Want to follow along? Download and install the Long Term Release (LTR) version of QGIS before the workshop https://www.qgis.org/en/site/forusers/download.html

Workshop: Create a Simple Map with Aggregated Data

Do you have data that is based on an area; like by city, county, state, or country? This workshop will help you join your data to the geometry of your areas so you can map them. No experience necessary (not even the previous workshop)

Want to follow along? Download and install the Long Term Release (LTR) version of QGIS before the workshop https://www.qgis.org/en/site/forusers/download.html

Workshop: Create a Simple Map with Latitude/Longitude Data

Need to create a map of locations for your poster, paper, or project and all you have are latitude and longitude for each point? This workshop will help you to create a simple map with a good resolution. No experience necessary.  

Want to follow along? Download and install the Long Term Release (LTR) version of QGIS before the workshop https://www.qgis.org/en/site/forusers/download.html

Family Day at Hargrett Library

Join us for an afternoon of family fun highlighting the new exhibit Frankie Welch’s Americana: Fashion, Scarves, and Politics on Saturday, March 26th from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Explore the exhibit with gallery games and activities. Get crafty and make your own scarf design! This event is free and open to the public. Free parking for off-campus visitors is available in the Hull Street Deck. For more information, contact Jan Hebbard at jhebbard@uga.edu, 706-583-0213.
 

Lecture, Camelot to Counterculture: Clothing & Society in the 1960s

Join guest speaker Madelyn Shaw, on Thursday, March 3 at 6:00 p.m. for an illustrated talk exploring the myths and realities of 1960s fashion. 
A discussion between Shaw and Ashley Callahan, curator of the new exhibition “Frankie Welch’s Americana: Fashion, Scarves, and Politics” will follow the lecture. This event is co-sponsored by the University of Georgia Press, the UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences, and the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center and Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History and Law.

About the Speakers

Women in Coding Panel Discussion

The UGA Libraries and Willson Center for Humanities DigiLab is hosting a panel discussing the experiences of women in coding. Topics to be discussed relate to gender diversity in computer science and computational methods, including issues with computer coding as a profession, coding as part of research methods, and classroom experiences learning coding. Panel participants are members of R Ladies of Athens and UGA's girls.code.