Welcome to the Center for Spatial Studies!

The mission of the CSS is to support the University of Redlands in its endeavor to excel as a spatially infused learning community. The CSS strives to accomplish this mission by empowering faculty and students to integrate spatial thinking in their academic, personal, and professional lives; fostering cutting-edge spatial research and scholarship; enhancing the academic reputation of the University of Redlands; and helping create a better world through meaningful community service.

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Recent Posts

Call for Papers and Posters: 2017 Los Angeles Geospatial Summit

Call for Papers and Posters: 2017 Los Angeles Geospatial Summit

  Undergraduate and graduate students from the University of Redlands are invited to submit [...]
CSS Announces Spatial Skills Workshops Series for 2016-17

CSS Announces Spatial Skills Workshops Series for 2016-17

During academic year 2016-2017, the Center for Spatial Studies will offer six spatial skills wor[...]
Putting the SURF Garden "On The Map"

Putting the SURF Garden "On The Map"

For those in the know, The Sustainable University of Redlands Farm, or SURF Garden, is a gem on the [...]

Upcoming Events

Dec
7
Wed
11:30 am Humanitarian Mapathon! @ Lewis Hall Rm 136
Humanitarian Mapathon! @ Lewis Hall Rm 136
Dec 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Humanitarian Mapathon! @ Lewis Hall Rm 136 | Redlands | California | United States
Join the Center for Spatial Studies as we host a mapathon to use mapping and GIS for a humanitarian relief project! Lunch will be provided so come have fun, learn, and map for a good[...]
Dec
9
Fri
9:00 am Story Map Drop-In Help @ Lewis Hall, Room 110
Story Map Drop-In Help @ Lewis Hall, Room 110
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Drop in support for story map creation and troubleshooting. No lab computers are available in this room. Bring your own laptop!
1:00 pm Story Map Drop-In Help @ Lewis Hall, Room 102
Story Map Drop-In Help @ Lewis Hall, Room 102
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Drop in support for story map creation and troubleshooting. Lab computers are available in this room Or, bring your laptop!
Dec
12
Mon
1:00 pm Story Map Drop-In Help @ Lewis Hall, Room 134
Story Map Drop-In Help @ Lewis Hall, Room 134
Dec 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Drop in support for story map creation and troubleshooting. Lab computers are available in this room. Or, bring your own laptop!
Jan
18
Wed
4:00 pm ArcGIS Online Workshop @ Lewis Hall, Room 102
ArcGIS Online Workshop @ Lewis Hall, Room 102
Jan 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
ArcGIS Online Workshop @ Lewis Hall, Room 102 | Redlands | California | United States
Prerequisites: None Instructor: Nate Strout, Director of Spatial Technology The cornerstone of Esri’s new suite of online and desktop mapping tools, ArcGIS Online is useful for creating easily sharable maps and conducting local, regional, national,[...]