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UP506 (Introduction to GIS) – Student GIS Project Poster Fair

December 15, 2016 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

UP506 (Introduction to GIS) – Student GIS Project Poster Fair

The public is invited to review the final student project posters for UP 506, Introduction to GIS. At the fair there is no program, but all students will be available to answer questions about their mapping projects. Projects are grouped by their geographic focus below.


Detroit’s Digital Demographics: Mapping Communities with Low Broadband Access
Caitlin Conway

Evaluating Detroit Schools’ Vulnerability to Air Pollution and Prioritizing Tree Planting Locations
Anna Shires and Moira Egler

Mapping Where Educated Talent Lives in Detroit
Jermaine Ruffin

Low-Carbon Tourism in Detroit
Jianan Zhang and Yu-Hung Kuo

Location, Location, Location! The Association between School Closures and Neighborhood Characteristics in Detroit
Kelly Lovett

The Impacts of the QLine in Midtown Detroit
Christian Zimmer and Sam Leibman

Detroit Blight Analysis: Ticketing, Rodents, and Demolitions 
Sam Krassenstein

Vulnerability Analysis for Disaster Planning in Detroit
Scott Powell

Locations for Optimal Affordable Housing in Detroit
Melanie Pitkin, Terence Lee, and Sam Geller

Selecting Parks for Revitalization in Detroit
Yuanqiu Feng

Transit-Oriented Development Potential in Detroit
Jin Li, Lu Tian

Ann Arbor

Urban Skatepark Suitability in Ann Arbor, MI
Dewi Kartika Tan

The Distribution of Gender Violence in the City of Ann Arbor
Grant Priester and Jonathan Riley

Using Street Lighting to Combat Crime in Ann Arbor
Therese Empie

Regional Analysis in Detroit and Beyond

How Does Detroit Metro Airport Catalyze Regional Economic Development?
Isaac Wolf

Missed Opportunity? Regional Job Connections by the Proposed RTA Transit Routes
JP Mansolf

Evaluating Health Disparities in Metro Detroit
Tomoyuki Watanabe

Opportunity Mapping for Affordable Housing in Michigan
Benjamin Bond

Where College Graduates Are Choosing To Live in the Minneapolis and St. Paul Metro Area
Andrew McIntyre

Mapping Housing and Vacancy

Effects of Vacant Parcels on Community Well-being in Baltimore
Alvin Darden and Tyler Hardy

Suitability Analysis for Affordable Housing Development in the City of Manistee
Erik Perdonik, Grant Hong and Richa Yadav

Miscellaneous Topics

Mapping Safe Running Routes in Lincoln Park, Chicago
Emily Burrowes and Eric Krohngold

Re-Opening Kolekole Pass to Provide a Vital Economic Link to the Northern Leeward Shore of Oahu to
Other Areas on the Island
Douglas Ensminger

The Rural American Economy: Examining the Spatial Distribution and Characteristics of White Americans in Tennessee
Grace Cho

Correlation between Food Access and Obesity in Philadelphia
Maureen Lackner

Impact of Community Mental Health Clinic Closures on Crime in Chicago Neighborhoods
Rachel Baccile

Finding the Heart of the Shire in the Modern-Day World
Richard Byler

The Relationship Between Community Racial Demographics and Black HIV Incidence in Atlanta, Georgia
Tamar Goldenberg

Optimized Siting for Municipal Solid Waste Landfill in Michigan
Tianqi Zhao


December 15, 2016
10:30 am - 12:30 pm