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Wednesday, October 10 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Integrating GIS Across the Higher Education Curriculum – An Applied Approach

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This panel addresses how our university which serves adult learners in the online and blended environment- created multiple programs that successfully  incorporate GIS across the curriculum. These programs are undergraduate program in Integrated social Sciences, Master's Program in Business with and emphasis on Business Intelligence and Data Analytics, and an 2 course Non-Profit GIS Certificate. Strategies for cross-departmental collaboration and interdisciplinary teaming using the innovative Center for Instructional innovation are highlighted.

  • Integrating GIS Across the Higher Education Curriculum – An Applied Approach
Dr. Sheila Lakshmi Steinberg, Chair GIS Committee & Professor of Social and Environmental Sciences
Riley Peake, Lear ArcGIS Webstie Team Lead/Product Engineer at Esri
Sophia Garcia, GIS Analyst, Dolores Huerta Foundation

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Christina Brunsvold

Information Technology Specialist, California Highway Patrol
Christina Brunsvold is an Information Technology Specialist at the California Highway Patrol in the Communications Centers Support Section. Christina graduated from the University of Southern California with a Master’s in Geographic Information Science and Technology and won the... Read More →

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Sophia Garcia

GIS Analyst, Dolores Huerta Foundation
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Riley Peake

Learn ArcGIS Team Lead, Esri
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Dr. Sheila Lakshmi Steinberg

Professor of GIS, Social and Environmental Sciences, Brandman University
Dr. Sheila Lakshmi Steinberg is Faculty Assembly President and Full Professor of  GIS, Social and Environmental Sciences at Brandman University, Irvine, CA. Steinberg is an accomplished author who has published a variety of books and edited volumes. Her most recent books is co-edited... Read More →

Wednesday October 10, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm PDT
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