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Mapping the world: learn about geospatial information systems at Lakeland

Re-Posted: April 1, 2021
Original Post Date: April 9, 2021

Lakeland Community College is offering a free virtual information session for students and community members who are interested in learning more about geospatial information systems (GIS). The event will take place Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. More information is available at or by clicking the link below.

Geospatial Information Systems

GIS include the mapping technologies that are used to capture, analyze and display information in order to better understand the world. GIS technology is used in business, city planning, education, real estate surveying, environmental research and many more areas. This information session will highlight Lakeland’s GIS program, internships,World GIS Day Celebrations, special presentations andjob opportunities in the field.

For more information about Lakeland’s geospatial information systems program, contact instructor Lisa Stanich at 440.525.7785 or email

About Lakeland Community College

For more than 50 years, Lakeland Community College has impacted thousands of lives through learning. Founded in 1967, Lakeland was the first college in Ohio created by a vote of the people. True to its mission, the college provides quality learning opportunities to more than 11,000 credit students to meet the needs of the community at its campus in Kirtland and online.

Accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, Lakeland offers more than 130 associate degree and certificate programs that may lead to high-demand careers or transfer to four-year institutions. The college also provides access to bachelor’s, graduate and doctorate degrees along with certificates and endorsements on campus through the Holden University Center of Lakeland, in partnership with 11 four-year institutions.

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