Geographic Information Sciences

Current Events

Fall 2017 NC ArcGIS Users Group Conference:

SEPTEMBER 20-22, 2017: See the NC ArcGIS Users Group website: 

NC GIS Conference (Feb 23-24, 2017)

Maria Frishman (MS Geology) and Justin Wells (BA Geology) won the UNCW Herb Stout Student awards and are presenting their research projects at the conference and each are receiving a check for $100!

Would you like to visit us? Here is a map to the Visitor Parking Lot: Please use M Lot which is located next to the baseball field. See the campus map

Campus Map

Are you interested in advancing STEM education? Check out this paper about how to use GIS to improve STEM education.

GIS is used in a vast array of applications spanning natural resources, business, and social sciences. Here is a list of the disciplines that utilize geospatial technology.

Here is how GIS at UNCW can change the way we teach, do business, and conduct research.

Do you know of current events and/or activities? Please send to Dr. Joanne Halls (