GIS "Crash Course" for High School Girls with ChickTech

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Event Date: 
Saturday, March 10, 2018, 8:00am to 4:30pm PST
Location: 
Portland State University Engineering Building, 1930 SW 4th Ave
Cost: 
Free

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The spatial mapping of events has been evolving as a major method of analysis for centuries. Join us at this one-day workshop for high school girls to become familiar with these concepts, by working with vehicle crash data from the City of Portland. The workshop, held in the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) lab of PSU’s Engineering Building, consists of a morning instruction session and an afternoon applied activity. The day also includes a lunchtime walking tour of active transportation infrastructure around the Portland State University campus. By the end of the day you will have a working understanding of spatial mapping and new ideas for how you can apply them to your city! Read about the 2017 Workshop.