Dr. Miriam Helen Hill's Homepage

E-mail:  mhill@jsu.edu

Department of Physical and Earth Sciences
205 Martin Hall
Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville, Alabama 36265
(256) 782-8063

Link to my vitae links and water option

Dr. M. H. Hill


Course Homepages

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Physical Geography I (GY250/GY252L)
Lecture Section     Laboratory Section
Physical Geography Laboratory II
(GY253L)
Human Geography (GY220)
GIS--ArcGIS
(GY307)
Cartography/Map Design (GY308) Remote Sensing (GY302) Research Methods I
(GY315)
Independent Study
Graduate Geography and GIS
courses on-line
Blackboard at JSU
Introduction to Spatial Analysis
GIS 510
Spatial Data Collection and Management
GY459G formerly GIS 520
Analyzing Spatial Networks
GY453G formerly GIS 530
Site Location Analysis
GY454G formerly GIS 540
Organization and Management of Spatial Systems
GY 455G formerly GIS 550
Spatial Data, Layout, and Display
GY456G formerly GIS 560
Advanced Topic in Spatial Analysis
GIS 570
Directed Research
GIS 580
Concepts in Cultural Geography GY501 Concepts in Earth Science GY510
Other DepartmentsCriminal Justice Crime Mapping CJ495Emergency Management
Cost-Benefit Analysis EM 862
Emergency Management
Qualitative Research EM 864

Listing of Course Materials Required for future courses

GIS Course Schedule: Proposed, Anticipated, but subject to change




Helpful Materials

Speed writing a paper and improve documentation by creating a reference database and using it to include citations and bibliography with the new capabilities of Word 2007. For an explanatory PowerPoint, see http://www.jsu.edu/depart/geography/mhill/warpspeed.html.

Help with writing a Research Report This material provides an outline to follow, discusses the contents of each section, and includes a sample report for comparison with the outline.

World Map Place Name Drill. Practice your knowledge and build up your skills with place names. Interactive map reviews.

Maps and Models displays examples of a variety of map and graph types and a practice activity.


Past course formats: GIS--ArcView 3.3, Basic Mapping (GY317), and Map Reading (GY208)
Advanced GIS; GIS Processing and Theory (GY451a); GIS Accessory Tools (GY451b); GIS Programming and Customization(GY 451c); Web Mapping: Construction and Design (GY451d); GIS Advances and Applications (GY451e)


Alternate URL Backup Location for web pages

Physical Geography II lecture support materials from resource manual.

Other Studies

Cumberland, Maryland Topographic Quadrangle in Photos

Auburn Walking Tour Homepage by Dr. Tom Martinson, Auburn University, and Dr. M. H. Hill.
Auburn Walking Tour Essay by Dr. M. H. Hill

The Lunar Eclipse of January 20, 2000.


Paper Presentations

Destroying the Art of Cartography: Mapping Don'ts Presentation at the annual meeting of the Association of American Geographers 2003 web viewing
and for download of the PowerPoint (3.85 M).

Mapping in Microsoft Office: Desktop Mapping from Spreadsheets Presentation at the annual meeting of the National Council for Geographic Education 2001.

Making and Using Clickable Web-Based Maps for Geography Education: It's Easy Presentation at the annual meeting of the National Council for Geographic Education 1999.

Clickable Maps for Place Name Drill: Web-Based Resources for World Regional Geography Presentation at the Association of American Geographers annual meeting 1999.