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ArcGIS Security Update

January 25, 2019

As part of improving ArcGIS Online security, Esri requires TLS 1.2 connections for ArcGIS Online services. If you use ArcGIS Desktop software to connect to ArcGIS Online for base map or other services, please check your desktop software version and take appropriate action before April 16th 2019 in order to continue using ArcGIS Online services.

  • ArcGIS Pro 2.0 or higher – no action needed
  • ArcGIS Pro older versions – please upgrade to ArcGIS Pro 2.x.
  • ArcGIS ArcMap 10.7 (to be released later in...
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GIS Institute winter 2019 application deadline extended to October 31st

October 26, 2018

Twice a year the Center for Geographic Analysis (CGA) offers a two-week program of intensive training in geographic information systems (GIS). The program is designed for Harvard graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and faculty who want to learn spatial analysis and apply GIS methods in their research. No previous GIS training required. See GIS Institute for more information.

The next offering will be on January8th – 18th, 2019. There are still some seats open at this time. Application deadline has...

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CGA staff Jeff Blossom receives Bok Center Teaching Award

September 20, 2018

Among the Department of Anthropology recipients of Bok Center Teaching Awards for Spring 2018 is Jeffrey Blossom, who received his Certificate of Distinction in Teaching for Teaching Fellows, Teaching Assistants and Course Assistants.  Jeff was the Teaching Fellow for course ANTHRO 2020 - GIS & Spatial Analysis In Archaeology.