Mapathon

Name of Organization

WMU Department of Geography

Type of Organization

Higher Education (university, college, community college, etc.)

Date(s)

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

City

Kalamazoo, MI

Location (i.e. library or community center)

Western Michigan University, Sangren Hall Swain Education Library Classroom E

Description (no more than 300 words)

This event will contribute to the efforts of the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team in mapping areas around the globe experiencing natural disasters (hurricanes, earthquakes, etc.) or in need of other help. Participants will become citizen cartographers that map areas of the globe needing data to aid humanitarian efforts. No experience is required to participate.

Contact Name

Leesa Jaquays

E-Mail Address

leesa.jaquays@wmich.edu

Event Access

Free and Open to the Public.