Workshops & Academic Events

Libraries and Academic Innovation Workshops

Libraries and Academic Innovation offers a host of free workshops and events to any GWorld card holder on topics including workplace skills, data gathering and analysis, geographic information systems, programming, and design.

In this workshop, participants will gain an introduction to the unique nature of geospatial datasets.

Apr 03, 2020 10:30 AM
Gelman Library, Room 219

This workshop will introduce participants to basic R tasks such as reading data into R, analyzing data, and plotting data.

Apr 06, 2020 10:00 AM
Online Only

This workshop will introduce participants to programming by using Python to focus on the basic concepts that all programming languages build upon.

Apr 06, 2020 04:00 PM
Gelman Library, Room 219

This final GIS workshop will highlight some of the the more advanced options available through the QGIS platform.

Apr 08, 2020 03:00 PM
Online Only

In this workshop, participants will learn to style a map and use a composition manager to make a print ready map.

Apr 09, 2020 04:30 PM
Gelman Library, Room 219

Participants will learn how to manage and prioritize work efficiently, build and maintain trust with individuals and groups, plan and facilitate productive meetings, and develop an agile mindset. 

Apr 10, 2020 10:00 AM
Gelman Library, Room 101 (National Churchill Library and Center)

University Academic Events

The GW community organizes and hosts a variety of events on- and off-campus open to the public or private to GW faculty, staff, students, and alumni. You may also log in to Handshake to see more career workshops and events.