Putting Connecticut College on the map

Alberto Elias, with the Google Street View team, starts off on his walk with the Google Trekker backpack along the walkways of Connecticut College and the college arboretum Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Elias, who is three-months into his employment with Google, drove from California and has mapped state parks in Kentucky and New York before arriving in Connecticut for this visit to Connecticut College. He expects to take all day with the 50-pound backpack to record most of the paths around the college and arboretum as well as driving his Street View car through campus roads.
Alberto Elias, with the Google Street View team, starts off on his walk with the Google Trekker backpack along the walkways of Connecticut College and the college arboretum Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Elias, who is three-months into his employment with Google, drove from California and has mapped state parks in Kentucky and New York before arriving in Connecticut for this visit to Connecticut College. He expects to take all day with the 50-pound backpack to record most of the paths around the college and arboretum as well as driving his Street View car through campus roads. Sean D. Elliot/The Day Buy Photo

New London -  A Google Street View team walked the walkways of Connecticut College and the arboretum Wednesday. The team expects to take all day with the 50-pound backpack to record most of the paths around the college as well as drive the "Street View" car through campus roads.

A member of the team, Alberto Elias, said it should take approximately six months for the images he records today to appear on the Google Maps website.

Andrew Nathanson, left, Social Media Strategist at Connecticut College, leads Alberto Elias, with the Google Street View team, onto the campus' Tempel Green to walk along the walkways of Connecticut College and the college arboretum Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Elias, who is three-months into his employment with Google drove from California and has mapped state parks in Kentucky and New York before arriving in Connecticut for this visit to Connecticut College.
Andrew Nathanson, left, Social Media Strategist at Connecticut College, leads Alberto Elias, with the Google Street View team, onto the campus' Tempel Green to walk along the walkways of Connecticut College and the college arboretum Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Elias, who is three-months into his employment with Google drove from California and has mapped state parks in Kentucky and New York before arriving in Connecticut for this visit to Connecticut College. Sean D. Elliot/The Day Buy Photo
Alberto Elias, with the Google Street View team, cleans the lenses on the Google Trekker backpack as he prepares to walk it along the walkways of Connecticut College and the college arboretum Wednesday, July 2, 2014.
Alberto Elias, with the Google Street View team, cleans the lenses on the Google Trekker backpack as he prepares to walk it along the walkways of Connecticut College and the college arboretum Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Sean D. Elliot/The Day Buy Photo
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