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  • Dr. Jeremy Mennis launches Population, Health and Place Colloquium Series
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    On Thursday, October 5, 2017, Dr. Jeremy Mennis, Professor of Geography and Urban Studies at Temple University, delivered the inaugural...

  • USC Spatial’s Jennifer Bernstein speaks at Cornell

    Dr. Jennifer Bernstein, Lecturer of Spatial Sciences with the USC Spatial Sciences Institute, will give a lecture “On Mother Earth and Earth Mothers: Why Environmentalism...

  • Dr. Andrew Marx publishes in “Remote Sensing Applications”

    Congratulations to USC Spatial’s Dr. Andrew Marx, Associate Professor of the Practice of Spatial Sciences, on his article Analysis of Panamanian DMSP/OLS nightlights corroborates suspicions...

  • Enriching Holocaust Survivor Testimonies With Links to Historical Maps
    Dr. Yao-Yi Chiang and his lab use historical maps to accurately identify World War II locations in USC Shoah Foundation’s Visual History Archive

    On July...

  • Esri User Conference 2017: Contributing to “The Science of Where”

    (L-R): GeoDesign major Eliza Gutierrez-Dewar, Professor Bob Vos, Professor Karen Kemp, GeoDesign major and Esri intern Joanna Wang

    USC Spatial Sciences Institute had a high-impact...

  • An-Min Wu to serve on Dornsife Faculty Council

    Dr. An-Min Wu, lecturer in the USC Spatial Sciences Institute, has been elected to the USC Dornsife Faculty Council for 2017-2018.

    The Dornsife Faculty Council...

  • As L.A. loses trees and other green cover, USC Dornsife researchers ask why

    USC Dornsife researchers say mass-produced dwellings and home expansion have reduced residential green cover as much as 55 percent.

    By Ian Chaffee – May 12,...

  • SSI documents LA’s vanishing greenery

    A new study by a Spatial Sciences Institute team shows that trees and other greenery in the single-family neighborhoods of the Los Angeles area declined significantly...

  • Through Space and Time

    Spatial sciences enables us to see and understand our world in new ways, whether through the lens of the past, the present or the...

  • 2017 AAG Annual Meeting SSI Highlights
    Faculty, leadership, students, and alumni present in Boston

    Representatives of the USC Spatial Sciences Institute organized, moderated, and presented at sessions which spanned the five...

  • Celebrating SSI Undergrad Research
    Student teams present at the USC Undergraduate Symposium for Scholarly and Creative Work

    Spatial Sciences Institute undergraduate students and their faculty advisors culminated their research...

  • Hacking for Food Security
    USC SSI teams win NGA Los Angeles hackathon

    Two teams from the Spatial Sciences Institute of the University of Southern California captured the top prizes...

  • 2017 Geospatial Summit

    Capturing the geospatial potential in the digital revolution

    To kick off the USC Spatial Sciences Institute February 24, 2017 Los Angeles Geospatial Summit, Manish...

  • International “Old Maps” Keynote

    Dr. Yao-Yi Chiang, assistant professor (research) of spatial sciences with the USC Spatial Sciences Institute, delivered a keynote address at the Second International Workshop on...

  • Ground-breaking Results When Surveying Intersects With GIS

    Anthony Leimeister (GIST Graduate Certificate ’14) makes a unique contribution to survey monument management with GIS

    The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) is one...

  • SSI’s Yu Chuan Shan named Dangermond Fellow with the National Audubon Society and Esri


    The National Audubon Society and Esri have named USC Spatial Sciences Institute student Yu Chuan Shan as one of the first Dangermond Fellows. In...

  • Yao-Yi Chiang receives NEH grant

    Today the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced funding for a collaborative research and development project by Dr. Yao-Yi Chiang of the USC Spatial...

  • Nathan Novak Wins UNIGIS Prize

    The UNIGIS International Association has announced it has named Nathan Novak runner-up in its 2016 Academic Excellence Prize competition for his thesis work conducted at...

  • “Just Who Will You Be?”

    COL [R] Steven D. Fleming, SSI Professor of the Practice, shared some thoughts on how to live a purpose-driven life in the Spatial Sciences Institute...

  • Onstage in Beijing

    John P. Wilson, USC Spatial Sciences Institute founding director and professor, recently joined Esri co-founder and president, Jack Dangermond for Dangermond’s plenary address for the...