2009 DO-IT Summer Study Schedule


Summer Study Schedule:

Thanks for making Summer Study 2009 a success!

Schedule Notes:

The following guidelines will help you move smoothly through the Summer Study program and gain the maximum benefit from the activities. This schedule lets you know what is planned and when to be ready!

Plan ahead for rest, personal care, and other needs so you can arrive promptly and participate in all activities. If you require an adjustment to your schedule, request approval from a DO-IT staff member.

If you have suggestions for additional activities to add to the schedule, share your ideas with any DO-IT staff member.


Monday, July 13

2:00-3:30
Intern Check-in (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor)
4:00-5:30
Intern Orientation (McCarty Hall Lounge, 3rd Floor, South Tower)
5:45-7:00
Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
7:00-9:00
Intern Meeting (Haggett Lounge)

Tuesday, July 14

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
9:30-12:00
Intern Campus Tour (HUB 108)
12:00-1:30
Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
1:30-3:00
Computer Lab set-up (Tech Staff) (HUB 108, 1st Floor)
3:30-5:30
Phase I Scholar Registration (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level)
5:30-6:45
Welcome Meeting for Scholars and Parents (Haggett Hall Lounge, Plaza Level) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Welcome: Program goals, schedule, expectations, safety, and staff introductions.
  • McCarty Hall rules and emergency procedures (Resident Advisor).
  • Scholar and Guest introductions.
6:45-7:45
Welcome Dinner (Haggett Hall Patio, Plaza Level)
  • Your first assignment: "This is Your Life!"
7:45-8:30
DO-IT Success Panel (Haggett Hall Patio, Plaza Level)
  • Words of wisdom about college, employment, and DO-IT participation from DO-IT Interns, Mentors, and Ambassadors who have "done it" before.
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities take place on Denny Field across from McCarty Hall (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or 3rd Floor Lounge).
10:30-10:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
11:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Wednesday, July 15

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
  • Depart McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby between 7:00 and 8:00.
9:00-9:30
Welcome (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Schedule, rules, evaluations, "buddy" system, Q & A, and newsletter projects.
9:30-10:15
Computer Lab/Email Set-up (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Doug Hayman, DO-IT Technology Specialist and Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • View video Computer Access: In Our Own Words. Watch closely for DO-IT Ambassadors you want to get to know and for ideas for a new video that you can help design with your lunch bunch today.
  • Get "connected" with your fellow Scholars, Ambassadors and Mentors. Send an email message to at least one current Scholar, one Phase II Scholar, one Ambassador, and one Mentor.
10:45-11:45
Red Alert! Computer Hoaxes, Anti-virus Programs, Firewalls, and Online Safety (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Doug Hayman, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Computer users beware! Learn strategies for maintaining and protecting your computer–anti-virus software and upgrades, downloading precautions, tips for staying safe online and more!
11:45-12:00
Connect With Your Lunch Bunch
12:00-1:25
Lunch with Video Planning Groups (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
  • Work with Scholars who have disabilities similar to your own to design a video.
1:30-2:45
Enter the World of Accessible Engineering (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Karen Braitmayer, FAIA
  • Explore accessible design around campus.
  • Become an entry expert!
2:45-3:10
Snack Break (Outside HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor)
3:15-4:30
Taking Charge! (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) ) Noah Seidel and Kayla Brown, DO-IT Program Interns and Debra Zawada, DO-IT Program Coordinator
4:30-5:15
Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
5:30-7:00
Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
7:00-8:30
It Takes A Village
  • Meet in front of McMahon Hall to depart for University Village in groups.
  • Hang out at the U-Village outdoor mall. Travel in groups of 3 or more, each with an intern or staff member.
  • Pick up a treat with your Starbucks card!
8:30-9:00
Meet in front of Ravenna Gardens to return from U-Village to campus. Riders who want to ride back to the dorm in the van, meet at Ravenna Gardens.
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level to go to Denny Field outside across from McCarty Hall).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or McCarty Library).
  • Relax in your room to store up energy for another busy day tomorrow.
10:30-10:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
11:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Thursday, July 16

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
  • Depart McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby between 7:00 and 8:00.
8:00-8:55
Open Computer Lab (Optional) (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
9:00-10:15
Web Detectives: Search Strategies and Critical Thinking (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Doug Hayman, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Learn strategies to increase your web searching efficiency and evaluate information you get from the web.
  • Participate in a virtual scavenger hunt and win a valuable prize!
10:15-10:40
Snack Break (Outside HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor)
10:45-12:00
Group Soup! (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Kurt Sahl, UW Center for Instructional Development and Research
  • Learn the "recipe" for successful group learning.
12:15-12:15
Staying Connected (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Check-in and chat about DO-IT workshops, assignments, and daily events.
12:15-1:25
Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 1st Floor)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
1:30-2:45
Disability Identity (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) ) Dennis Lang, Director, Disability Studies
  • Learn about the exciting new field of disability studies - an academic field that combines social, cultural, historical, political, legal and educational perspectives.
2:45-3:10
Snack Break (Outside HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor)
3:15-4:30
Malaria! Beware-ya! (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Ashley Vaughan, SBRI Scientist
  • Learn about infectious diseases from an expert.
4:30-5:15
Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
5:30-6:40
Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
6:45
Meet in McCarty Hall Lobby to depart for Physics/Astronomy Building.
7:30-9:00
Spaced Out! (Physics Astronomy Building A, 2nd Floor) Phil Rosenfield, UW Astronomy Graduate Student
  • Explore the night sky and our Solar System.
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level to go to Denny Field outside across from McCarty Hall).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or McCarty Library).
  • Relax in your room to store up energy for another busy day tomorrow.
10:30-10:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
11:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Friday, July 17

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
  • Depart McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby between 7:00 and 8:00.
9:00
Meet in McCarty Hall Lobby, 3rd Floor to depart for Microsoft
10:15-4:00
Microsoft 101
  • Learn about careers in computer-related fields and disability-related accommodations provided at Microsoft.
11:30-12:00
Employee Panel
  • Hear from Microsoft employees about what they do and how they "DO-IT."
12:00-1:00
Lunch with Microsoft Employees
1:00-2:00
Wrap Up, Tami Tidwell, DO-IT Program Coordinator
2:00-3:30
Tour Microsoft Studios and Museum
3:30-4:00
Snack Break at Microsoft
4:00
Meet outside front entrance to load buses and return to University of Washington.
5:30-6:45
Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
7:00-9:00
To Dye For! (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Lounge/Patio, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level)
  • Explore your artistic talents and make something cool to take home!
9:00-11:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level to go to Denny Field outside across from McCarty Hall).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or McCarty Library).
  • Relax in your room to store up energy for another busy day tomorrow.
11:30-11:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
12:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Saturday, July 18

7:00-9:00
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
9:00
Phase I: Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to load bus for Pacific Science Center.
10:30-11:40
Arrive at the Pacific Science Center and Tour Exhibits (Downtown Seattle, 2nd Ave North entrance).
  • Explore the Science Center in groups of 3 or more.
11:45-12:30
Lunch (Box lunches provided at tables outside café in the center area of the second floor of the Pacific Science Center).
12:30-3:30
IMAX Movie: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
  • Meet at the entrance to the Boeing IMAX Theater by 11:30 for seating for the movie.
3:30-4:15
Laser Show
  • Meet at 3:30 at Adobe Laser Dome for Laser Show.
4:30
Phase I: Load Bus at Pacific Science Center and return to UW (meet at the same location as you were dropped off).
2:30-4:30
Phase II: Registration and Get Back in Touch Time (McCarty Hall Main Lounge, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level)
4:30-5:15
Phase II: Introduction for Scholars and Parents (Haggett Hall Lounge, Plaza Level) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Welcome - Program goals, schedule, expectations, safety, staff introductions.
  • McCarty Hall rules and emergency procedures (Resident Advisor).
  • Scholars re-introduce themselves & guests and share college/employment post-high school plans.
5:15-6:25
Dinner and Phase II Scholar Welcome (Haggett Hall Patio, Plaza Level)
  • Mix and mingle with the Phase II Scholars.
6:30-10:00
"I Scream" and KARAOKE! (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor)
  • Create the "Ultimate Ice Cream Treat" at our DO-IT yourself sundae bar.
  • Share your hidden talent or sing your favorite tune with fellow Scholars and a Karaoke machine.
  • Have your picture taken for the DO-IT Snapshots yearbook.
10:00-11:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level to go to Denny Field outside across from McCarty Hall).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or McCarty Library).
  • Relax in your room to store up energy for another busy day tomorrow.
11:30-11:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
12:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Sunday, July 19

7:00-9:00
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
8:00
Religious Service (optional)
  • See a DO-IT staff member to make arrangements to attend a religious service if you are interested.
10:30
Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to load bus for the Southwest Community Center
11:30
Arrive Southwest Community Center in West Seattle
11:45-12:45
Lunch
1:00-2:30
Game Time!
  • Check out the Seattle Slam Wheelchair Rugby Team members go head to head.
3:00
Meet in front of the Southwest Community Center (where you were dropped off) to load buses to return to UW.
5:00-6:45
Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
7:00-9:00
DIFF! (McCarty Hall Lounge, 3rd Floor, South Tower)
  • Come check out the Annual DO-IT International Film Festival.
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level to go to Denny Field outside across from McCarty Hall).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or McCarty Library).
  • Relax in your room to store up energy for another busy day tomorrow.
10:30-10:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
11:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Monday, July 20

7:00-8:15
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
8:30
Phase II: Meet in McCarty Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor, Lobby Level) to depart for Phase II Workshops.
9:00-12:00
Phase II Workshops:
  • Lights, Cameras, Action! DXARTS Creative Video Lab. (Raitt 129)
  • What do you NOAA? (HUB Room 304D, 3rd Floor)
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid 248)
  • DO-IT Second Life! (HUB Room 304F, 3rd Floor)
8:00
Phase 1: Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to load bus for the UW South Lake Union Campus.
9:00-11:00
Phase 1: A Whole New World! Field Trip to UW South Lake Union Campus (UW South Lake Union Building) Drew McUsic, UW Bioengineering Department
  • Learn about the exciting field of Bioengineering and participate in a cool hands-on activity.
11:00
Phase I: Meet in front of the UW South Lake Union Building (where you were dropped off) to load buses to return to UW.
12:00-1:25
Phase II: Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 1st Floor)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
12:15-1:25
Phase I: Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 1st Floor)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
1:30-2:45
Phase I: Exploration– (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor)
  • Explore your learning styles and talk about learning strategies that work best for you.
1:30-2:45
Phase II: Debug. Beware! (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Doug Hayman, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Learn how to keep your laptop free of viruses and other issues.
2:45-3:15
Phase I & II: Snack Break (Outside HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor)
3:15-4:30
Phase I & II: Scholarship Secrets (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Sam Lim, Scholarship Expert
4:30-5:15
Phase I & II: Open Computer Lab (Optional) (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
5:00-6:45
Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
6:45
Phase I: Meet in front of McCarty Hall to depart for the HUB.
7:00-9:00
Phase I: Get Your Game On! (HUB Game Room, Ground Floor)
  • Hang out in the HUB game room, DO-IT computer lab, or enjoy the sunshine on the HUB lawn.
  • Challenge your fellow scholars to a friendly game of pool, bowling, or air hockey!
7:00-9:00
Phase II: Activity Choice:
  • Meet at 6:45 in the McCarty Hall Entrance Lobby to head over to the HUB for Get Your Game On! (HUB Game Room, Ground Floor)
    OR
  • Open Computer Lab to finalize your Phase II Project (HUB 108, 1st Floor).
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level to go to Denny Field outside across from McCarty Hall).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or McCarty Library).
  • Relax in your room to store up energy for another busy day tomorrow.
10:30-10:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.

Tuesday, July 21

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
  • Depart McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby between 7:00 and 8:00.
8:30
Phase II: Meet in McCarty Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor, Lobby Level) to depart for Phase II Workshops.
9:00-12:00
Phase II Workshops:
  • Lights, Cameras, Action! DXARTS Creative Video Lab. (Raitt 129)
  • What do you NOAA? (HUB Room 304D, 3rd Floor)
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid 248)
  • DO-IT Second Life! (HUB Room 304F, 3rd Floor)
8:00-8:55
Phase I: Open Computer Lab (Optional) (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
9:00-10:15
Phase I: College: You Can DO-IT! (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Dyane Haynes, Director, UW Disability Resources for Students
  • Get ready to go to college and learn how to request and receive the accommodations you need.
  • View video College: You Can DO-IT.
10:15-10:40
Phase I: Snack Break (Outside HUB 106B, 1st Floor)
10:45-12:00
Phase I: It's Your Career (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Scott Bellman, DO-IT Program Coordinator
  • Analyze your skills and interests and apply them to careers.
  • Explore the coolest jobs and hottest careers for your future.
  • View video It's Your Career.
12:10-2:45
Phase I & Phase II: DO-IT Mentoring, Career Panel, and Lunch with DO-IT Advisory Board Members/Guests, and Summer Academy Presentation (HUB East Ballroom, 2nd Floor)
  • Meet DO-IT Advisory Board members, mentors, and special guests.
  • Learn more about what it takes to be successful in school and on the job from professionals with disabilities in a variety of career fields.
2:45-3:15
Phase I & Phase II: Snack Break (Outside HUB East Ballroom, 2nd Floor)
3:15-4:30
Phase I & Phase II: "We Did It, So Can You!" (HUB East Ballroom, 2nd Floor and HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor)
  • Phase II Scholars will present their projects.
  • Phase I Scholars pick up ideas for the project you will complete and report on next year.
4:30-5:00
Phase I & Phase II: Staying Connected (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Check-in and chat about DO-IT workshops, assignments, daily events, Phase II, Ambassadors, internships, and questions and answers.
5:00-6:40
Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
6:45
Phase I & Phase II: Meet in front of McCarty Hall to depart for the Tour de UW.
7:00-9:00
Phase I & Phase II: Tour de UW (Parking Lot C-10 near Anderson Hall)
  • Feel the wind rushing through your eyelashes! Find your adventurous soul. We have the bicycle for you - modified to fit your every need by the Outdoors-for-All Foundation.
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level to go to Denny Field outside across from McCarty Hall).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or McCarty Library).
  • Relax in your room to store up energy for another busy day tomorrow.
10:30-10:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
11:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Wednesday, July 22

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
  • Depart McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby between 7:00 and 8:00.
8:30
Phase II: Meet in McCarty Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor, Lobby Level) to depart for Phase II Workshops.
9:00-12:00
Phase II Workshops:
  • Lights, Cameras, Action! DXARTS Creative Video Lab. (Raitt 129)
  • What do you NOAA? (HUB Room 304D, 3rd Floor)
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid 248)
  • DO-IT Second Life! (HUB Room 304F, 3rd Floor)
8:00-8:55
Phase I: Open Computer Lab (Optional) (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
9:00-10:15
Phase I: Add it up! Will It Fly? (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Art Mabbott, Seattle Public Schools
  • While building Tetrahedron Kites that we will fly, we will explore the geometry of length, area, and volume at multiple levels. We will have 'a-ha' moments and discover some surprising facts and why they are true.
10:15-10:40
Phase I: Snack Break (Outside HUB 108, 1st Floor)
10:45-11:45
Phase I: Web Design (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Wendy Chisholm, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Collaborate with other Phase I Scholars to create the 2009 Scholar web pages.
11:45-12:15
Phase I: Staying Connected (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
12:00-1:25
Phase II: Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 1st Floor)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
12:15-1:25
Phase I: Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 1st Floor)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
1:30-2:45
Phase I: Web Design (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Terry Thompson, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Collaborate with other Phase I Scholars to create the 2009 Scholar web pages.
1:30-2:45
Phase II: First Impressions Count! (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Tami Tidwell, DO-IT Program Coordinator
  • Learn tips for a successful job interview.
  • Prepare for your mock interviews later this week.
2:45-3:15
Phase I & Phase II: Snack Break (Outside HUB 106B, 1st Floor)
3:15-4:30
Phase I & Phase II: College Life - What Helps and Where to Find It (HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor) Tami Tidwell, DO-IT Program Coordinator
  • Talk to your fellow Scholars and Mentors about helpful accommodations and how to get them in college and beyond.
4:30-5:15
Phase I: Open Computer Lab (Optional) (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
5:00-6:45
Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
6:45
Meet in McCarty Hall Entrance Lobby to depart for the HUB.
7:00-9:00
Celebrate Good Times! (HUB, Room 310)
  • Presentation of 6th Annual DO-IT Trailblazer Awards!
  • Keynote Presentation by LeDerick Horne
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities
  • Outdoor sports activities (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level to go to Denny Field outside across from McCarty Hall).
  • Visiting, board games, crafts & more (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby or McCarty Library).
  • Relax in your room to store up energy for another busy day tomorrow.
10:30-10:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
11:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Thursday, July 23

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
  • Depart McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby between 7:00 and 8:00.
8:30
Phase II: Meet in McCarty Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor, Lobby Level) to depart for Phase II Workshops.
9:00-12:00
Phase II Workshops:
  • Lights, Cameras, Action! DXARTS Creative Video Lab. (Raitt 129)
  • What do you NOAA? (HUB Room 304D, 3rd Floor)
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid 248)
  • DO-IT Second Life! (HUB Room 304F, 3rd Floor)
8:00-8:55
Phase I: Open Computer Lab (Optional) (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
9:00-10:15
Phase I: You Can DO-IT: Articulating Your Needs and Communicating with Faculty (HUB Room 310, 3rd Floor) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
10:15-10:40
Phase I: Snack Break (Outside HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor)
10:45-12:00
Phase I: Writing for Success (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Tami Tidwell, DO-IT Program Coordinator
  • Get in touch with your networking side.
12:00-12:15
Phase I: Staying Connected (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Check-in and chat about DO-IT workshops, assignments, and daily events.
12:00-1:25
Phase II: Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 1st Floor)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
12:15-1:25
Phase I: Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 1st Floor)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor)
1:30-2:45
Phase I: Web Design (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Terry Thompson, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Collaborate with other Phase I Scholars to create the 2009 Scholar web pages.
1:30-2:30
Phase II: Our Take on Intake (HUB Room 200ABC, 2nd Floor) Britt Neff, Counselor Services Coordinator, UW Disability Resources for Students and Susan Gjolmesli, Director, Disability Resource Center, Bellevue College
  • Learn about the Intake Process for students with disabilities in postsecondary education.
2:30-2:55
Phase II: Snack Break (Outside HUB 200ABC, 2nd Floor)
2:45-3:10
Phase I: Snack Break (Outside HUB Room 106B, 1st Floor)
3:00-5:00
Phase II: You Can DO-IT! Practicing Your Interviewing Skills (HUB 200ABC, 2nd Floor) Tami Tidwell, DO-IT Program Coordinators
  • Get first-hand experience practicing your interviewing skills with representatives from local companies and organizations.
3:15-4:30
Phase I: Web Design (HUB Room 108, 1st Floor) Terry Thompson, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Collaborate with other Phase I Scholars to create the 2009 Scholar web pages.
5:45, 6:00, or 6:15
Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby to depart for South Campus Center.
6:00-7:00
Dinner (South Campus Center, 2nd floor Terrace)
7:00-10:00
DO-IT Dance (South Campus Center, 2nd floor Terrace)
  • Celebrate your Summer Study successes including new DO-IT friends.
  • Dance the night away with Scholars, Ambassadors, Mentors, and other DO-IT community members.
Depart South Campus Center to return to McCarty Hall at 9:00, 9:30, or 10:00
10:30-10:55
Flush and Brush!
  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
11:00
Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.

Friday, July 24

7:00-8:30
Breakfast and Begin Pack-up (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
  • Depart McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby between 7:00 and 8:00.
8:30
Phase II: Meet in McCarty Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor, Lobby Level) to depart for Phase II Workshops.
9:00-12:00
Phase II Workshops:
  • Lights, Cameras, Action! DXARTS Creative Video Lab. (Raitt 129)
  • What do you NOAA? (HUB Room 304D, 3rd Floor)
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid 248)
  • DO-IT Second Life! (HUB Room 304F, 3rd Floor)
8:30-9:55
Phase I: Pack Up (McCarty Hall)
  • Pack-up, but leave belongings in room.
10:00
Phase I: Meet in McCarty Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor, Lobby) to depart for HUB.
10:30-11:45
Phase I: What Comes Next? (HUB Room 310, 3rd Floor), Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Discuss Phase II expectations, share Phase II project ideas.
12:00-1:15
Phase I & Phase II: Lunch (HUB Food Court, Ground Floor)
1:15
Phase I & Phase II: Begin moving upstairs for Closing Ceremonies
1:30-3:30
Closing Ceremonies (HUB Room 310, 3rd Floor)
  • Phase I Awards and Testimonials.
  • Phase II Reports and Awards.
  • Good-byes.
3:30-5:00
Finish Packing and Dorm Check-out (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby)
  • Make sure to check your room for left-behind items, pick up your binder and laptop from DO-IT Staff in the McCarty Lobby, and turn in your keys to the McCarty Front Desk.

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