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What is GIS and what can it do? How is GIS a part of my everyday life? How can I learn more about GIS? If you're asking these types of questions, you're in the right place. The links below are designed to answer some of these questions as well as provide insight into how GIS is used (everyday) to solve problems and support decisions in real-world applications. You might also be interested in learning how Allegheny's GIS program has evolved over the years and how students and faculty are using GIS in teaching and research. Finally, if you would like to know more about the technical resources available for performing geospatial analysis, be sure to check out the Carr Hall GIS facility.