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Cornerstone Media Labs


Matt Cooney

GIS Technical Director

Tutt Library Rm 130

o (719) 389-6130

















CC students, staff, and faculty partner with Hrishi Ballal (on screen) of Geodesignhub, Colorado Springs Utilities, and other community members to participate in the International Geodesign Collaboration ( The focus of first collaborative geodesign workshop was Campus/Creek relationships, following from "The Monument Creek Project Phase II" supported by Innovation and SOTR in Summer 2018.


Check here for projects we're participating in and other GIS bits:

State of the Rockies 2018 Report


Water Contamination in Fountain, Security, and Widefield, CO

What we do:

  • Assist students, faculty, and staff with all things geospatial
  • Half Block and Summer Block B course: EV127:Intro to GIS
  • Provide student adjunct opportunities
  • Train students to be GIS Lab employees and student mentors
  • Host classes that want to utilize geospatial technologies
  • Provide research design consultations
  • Support GIS use in faculty and student research projects
  • Assist and train faculty to integrate GIS in classes and research
  • Training on data design, data collection, and data visualization
  • Digital Liberal Arts (DLA) and Digital Humanities (DH) projects
  • Host GIS Conferences to promote local and regional collaboration
  • Provide continuing education for alumni
  • Installation and licensing of GIS software on CC student's, faculty's, and staff's computers

Lab Hours:

The lab is staffed from 8:30 AM - 5 PM, Monday through Friday. Lab is open until 10 PM everyday.

Reserving Lab for Courses:

You may request a lab reservation through Outlook Calendar or Office 365. Please contact Matt Cooney if you need assistance.

After-hours Access:

Contact Matt Cooney

Lab Policies:

Lab space is limited, so please read and follow lab protocols so we can make the best use of our time and space.

Last updated: 01/02/2021