Event Information

GIS Day Celebration

The Davis Library Research Hub celebrated GeoWeek on GIS Day, November 14, 2018. 

This event was co-sponsored by the Department of Geography and the University Libraries.

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Congratulations to the winners of the Student Map Competition!

Winners were selected by popular vote. They will receive gift certificates and a certificate from the Department of Geography.

First place: Rajesh Bista | Where Our Proud UNC Chapel Hill Alumni Live
Second place: Walker Harrison | Average Household Income in Appalachian Trail Counties
Third place: Kennedy McGuinnes | US Distribution of Particulate Matter


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Mapathon participants


jun liang and philip mcdaniel







Jun Liang, Department of Geography and Philip McDaniel, University Libraries

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Second floor
Davis Library Research Hub
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