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Applications Now Being Accepted for S4's Summer 2014 GIS Institute

posted Mar 31, 2014, 10:47 AM by Rachel Franklin   [ updated Mar 31, 2014, 10:52 AM ]

We are now accepting applications for our Summer 2014 GIS Institute, to be held June 2nd-13th on the Brown University campus.  Rolling admissions will start on May 1 and the final application deadline is May 15, 2014 (although in recent years the Institute has filled before the deadline, so apply early!).

Click here to complete the online application.  S4 welcomes participants from the broader Providence community and other educational institutions on a space-available basis.  In those cases, please contact Rachel Franklin, S4 associate director and Institute coordinator, directly for more application details.

Dates Announced for S4's Summer 2014 GIS Institute

posted Mar 5, 2014, 9:23 AM by Rachel Franklin   [ updated Mar 5, 2014, 9:23 AM ]

S4's next GIS Institute will be held June 2-13, 2014.  Applications will be accepted starting April 1, 2014; further details coming soon!  For an idea of the material covered during the Institute, see the Winter 2014 schedule.

Winter 2014 GIS Institute a Resounding Success!

posted Mar 5, 2014, 9:11 AM by Rachel Franklin   [ updated Mar 5, 2014, 9:20 AM ]

Thanks to the Winter 2014 GIS Institute participants for a stimulating and productive two weeks this January. Institute participants came from many disciplines this time around, including Political Science, Sociology, Economics, and Public Health. For a taste of the range of project work presented, see the workshop program.

Apply Now for S4's Winter 2014 GIS Institute

posted Oct 16, 2013, 12:01 PM by Rachel Franklin   [ updated Oct 16, 2013, 12:16 PM ]

Applications are now being accepted for S4's Winter 2014 GIS Institute, which will be held January 6th-17th on the Brown University campus.  Rolling admissions will start on November 18 and the final application deadline is December 2, 2013 (although in recent years the Institute has filled before the deadline, so apply early!).

Click here to complete the online application.  S4 welcomes participants from the broader Providence community and other educational institutions on a space-available basis.  In those cases, please contact Rachel Franklin, S4 associate director and Institute coordinator, directly for more application details.

A downloadable Institute flyer with complete workshop details can be found here.

Registration for S4's Winter 2014 GIS Institute Opens October 21st

posted Sep 17, 2013, 1:30 PM by Rachel Franklin   [ updated Sep 17, 2013, 1:30 PM ]

Interested in S4's Winter 2014 GIS Institute?  The Institute will be offered January 6th-17th, 2014.  Application instructions and further details will be posted here over the next few weeks.  Stay tuned!

Summer GIS Institute Presentations - You're Invited!

posted May 30, 2013, 12:57 PM by Rachel Franklin   [ updated May 30, 2013, 12:58 PM ]

The Summer 2013 GIS Institute Conference will be held at 9:30 am on Friday, May 31 in the Population Studies & Training Center (PSTC) seminar room.  All are welcome to attend!  A detailed program can be found here.  Come see what this summer's Institute participants have been up to!

Schedule now posted for Summer GIS Institute

posted Apr 23, 2013, 6:55 AM by Rachel Franklin

For those participating in the Summer GIS Institute, May 20-31, the tentative schedule has now been posted here.  See you all in a few weeks!

Registration Now Open for Summer 2013 GIS Institute!

posted Mar 25, 2013, 6:11 AM by Rachel Franklin   [ updated Mar 25, 2013, 6:13 AM ]

Apply now for S4’s Summer 2013 GIS Institute. The Institute will be held May 20-31st, 2013 on the Brown University campus. To apply, simply complete the application and return it to Rachel Franklin (Rachel_Franklin@Brown.edu). Applications should be submitted as pdf files or embedded within the email message.

The application deadline is April 29th, 2013.  Participants will be selected on a rolling basis, beginning April 15th.

Summer 2013 GIS Institute: Registration Opens March 25th!

posted Mar 5, 2013, 6:51 AM by Rachel Franklin   [ updated Mar 5, 2013, 7:20 AM ]

S4's GIS Institute will be offered early in the summer this year, May 20-31, 2013.  The Institute is open to Brown graduate students, faculty, and staff and we welcome those working across all research fields. 

An informational flyer is available for download here.  Applications will be accepted starting March 25 and applicants will be notified of acceptances on a rolling basis, starting April 15.  The deadline for applications is April 29.

Have questions?  Feel free to contact Rachel Franklin, S4 Associate Director, at rachel_franklin@brown.edu.

Summer GIS Institute Dates Announced!

posted Feb 11, 2013, 8:25 AM by Rachel Franklin

S4's GIS Institute will be offered again this summer, as soon as the spring semester is over.  Prospective dates are May 20-31, 2013.  Check back for further details!

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