The GIS and Ford Labs


Commonly used resources:

A: Geography & Earth Science Department
B: Weekly schedule for the GIS and Ford labs. (updated)
C: University resources for current students
D2L: Ship's course management system.

E: We have three GIS Programs at Ship
F: Geospatial data & other resources
G: Jobs and careers in Geography


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Geo 103: Geography of the United States & Canada (with Dr. Applegarth)
Geo 103: Geography of the United States & Canada (with Dr. Fuellhart)

Geo 140: Cultural Geography (with Dr. Fuellhart)
Geo 230: Economic Geography (with Dr. Fuellhart)

Geo 363: GIS II, Intermediate Geographic Information Systems (with Dr. Drzyzga)
Geo 420: Advanced GIS (with Dr. Drzyzga)

Useful resources:

Writing Resources of the GEO-ESS Department [Internet]. 2015 . Department of Geography-Earth Science. @ Shippensburg University. [cited 2015 Aug 24]. Available from

Anseau, A. 2007 . Statistical literacy guide: Rounding and significant places. [cited 2012 Nov 1]. Available from

Brewer, C., M. Harrower, A. Woodruff and D. Heyman 2009 . ColorBrewer v2.0: Color advice for cartography. PennState University, State College, PA.

Jensen, K. 2008 . Color Explorer.. [cited 2012 Nov 1]. Available from

Young, R. and P. Bolton 2009 . Statistical literacy guide: Confidence intervals and statistical significance. [cited 2012 Nov 1] Availabe from


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