2012 DO-IT Summer Study Schedule


Summer Study Schedule:

Thanks for making Summer Study 2012 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.

On your schedule look for the following major areas of focus for each activity:

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


Tuesday, July 17

3:00-5:00
Phase I: Scholar Registration (McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level)
5:30-6:45
Phase I: Welcome Meeting for Scholars and Parents (Haggett Hall, Grey Lounge) 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
Phase I: Welcome Dinner (Haggett Hall, Patio)
  • Your first assignment: "This is Your Life!"
7:45-8:30
Phase I: DO-IT Success Panel (Haggett Hall, Patio)
  • 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 / Go To Bed
  • 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 Lounges).
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 18

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
Meet outside McMahon Hall Lobby to depart for Johnson
9:00-9:30
Phase I: Welcome (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Schedule, rules, evaluations, "buddy" system, Q & A, and newsletter projects.
9:30-10:15
Phase I: Computer Lab/Email Set-up and Staying Connected (Johnson Hall, Room 175) 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.
  • 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.
10:15-10:40
Phase I: Snack Break (outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
10:45-12:00
Phase I: Disability Identity (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Noah Seidel and Monica Olsson, UW Graduates
  • Learn about the exciting new field of disability studies - an academic field that combines social, cultural, historical, political, legal and educational perspectives.
12:15-12:15
Phase I: Connect With Your Lunch and Lunch Bunch Introduction (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Debra Zawada and Tami Tidwell, DO-IT Program Coordinator
12:15-1:25
Phase I: Lunch with Planning Groups (all groups eat in By George, Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Lower Level)
  • Work with Scholars who have disabilities similar to your own.
1:30-2:30
Phase I: Phase I: Taking Charge! (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Kayla Brown, DO-IT Program Intern
  • Self-determination: goal setting, self-advocacy, and other strategies for success.
2:30-3:00
Phase I: Snack Break (outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
3:00-4:30
Phase I: College: You Can DO-IT! (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Dyane Haynes, Director, UW Disability Resources for Students and Al Souma, Counselor, Seattle Central Community College
  • Get ready to go to college and learn how to request and receive the accommodations you need.
  • View video: College: You Can DO-IT
4:30-4:45
Phase I: Staying Connected (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Program Director
  • Check-in and chat about DO-IT workshops, assignments, daily events, Phase II, Ambassadors, internships, and questions and answer.
4:45-6:30
Phase I: Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
6:30
Phase I Meet in front of McMahon Hall to depart for U Village.
7:00-9:00
Phase I: Village People!
  • 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
Phase I: 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 / Go To Bed
  • 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 19

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 I: Meet outside McMahon Hall to depart for Greenhouse
9:00-10:15
Phase I: Web Search, Red Alert and Accessible Tech Options (Johnson Hall, Room 175) 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!
  • Explore accessibility features built into your laptop that you will hear about on our Microsoft field trip.
10:15-10:45
Phase I: Snack Break (outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
10:45-12:00
Phase I: Microsoft Usability Testing (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Microsoft employees
  • Work with Microsoft Usability Team to give feedback on upcoming projects and design.
12:00-1:25
Lunch (By George, Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Lower Level)
  • Visiting
1:30-2:00
Phase I: Field Trip Prep/Staying Connected (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Tami Tidwell, Program Coordinator, DO-IT
  • A preview of what is coming up this weekend.
2:00-2:30
Phase I: Snack Break (Outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
2:30-4:30
Phase I: Killing Killer Organisms (Johnson Hall, Room 111) Theresa Britschgi, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute BioQuest Science Education Director
  • Learn more about the field of biomedical research.
4:45-7:00
Phase I: Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
7:00
Phase I: Meet in McCarty Lobby for Game Night.
7:00-9:00
Phase I: Board Game Night (Meet in McCarty Hall Main Lounge/Patio, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level)
  • Got game? Bring it- let's see what you got!
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities / Go To Bed
  • 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 20

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
8:30
Phase I: Meet in McCarty Hall Lobby, 3rd Floor to depart for Microsoft
10:00-10:30
Welcome/Introduction (Building 27: Olympic Room)
10:30-11:30
Activity with Jason Grieves
11:30-1:30
Panel and Lunch with Microsoft Employees
  • Hear from Microsoft employees about what they do and how they "DO-IT."
1:30-2:15
Building 27 Group Activity: Group 1 and Building 27 Inclusive Innovation Showroom tour: Group 2
2:30-3:15
Building 27 Group Activity: Group 2 and Building 27 Inclusive Innovation Showroom tour: Group 1
3:30
Phase I: Meet outside front entrance to load buses and return to University of Washington.
4:45-6:45
Phase I: Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
7:00-9:00
Phase I: Craft Night! (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 21

7:00-9:00
Phase I: Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
9:00
Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to load bus for Pacific Science Center.
10:30
Phase I: Arrive at the Pacific Science Center and go straight to movie line at Boeing IMAX Theater (Downtown Seattle, 2nd Ave North entrance).
  • Explore the Science Center in groups of 3 or more.
11:15-12:10
Phase I: Lunch (Box lunches provided at tables outside café in the center area of the second floor of the Pacific Science Center).
12:10-1:45
Phase I: IMAX Movie: Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs in IMAX PACCAR Theater
  • Meet at entrance to IMAX PACCAR Theater by 12:10 for seating for the movie.
1:45-3:30
Explore Exhibits of the Pacific Science Center
3:30-4:15
Laser Show: Michael Jackson in Laser Dome
  • Meet at entrance to Laser Dome by 3:30 for seating for the laser show
2:30-4:00
Phase II: Registration and Get Back in Touch Time (McCarty Hall Main Lounge, 3rd Floor, Lobby Level)
4:30
Phase I: Load Bus at Pacific Science Center and return to UW (meet at the same location as you were dropped off).
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
Phase I & II: Dinner and Phase II Scholar Welcome (Haggett Hall Patio)
  • Mix and mingle with the Phase II Scholars.
6:30-10:00
Phase I & II: "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.
  • 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 22

7:00-9:00
Phase I & II: Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
8:00
Phase I & II: Religious Service (optional)
  • For those who made arrangements to attend a religious service.
10:00
Phase I & II: Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to load bus for the Woodland Park Zoo (unload at the West Parking Lot)
11:00
Arrive Woodland Park Zoo (unload at South Parking Lot)
11:30-1:00
Lunch at the Picnic Shelter (near west entrance)
  • 12:30 Animal Encounter at the Picnic Shelter. Meet an armadillo. (If the weather is poor, we will meet an owl instead.)
1:00-2:45
Explore the Zoo
  • Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!
2:45
Phase I & II: Meet Meet at the Picnic Shelter,
3:00
Phase I & II: Depart Picnic Shelter as a group to load buses.
4:45-6:45
Phase I & II: 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 23

7:00-8:15
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
8:30
Phase I: Meet in McMahon Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to walk to Johnson Hall, Room 175.
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:
  • Responding to Natural Disasters (Mary Gates Hall, Room 284) Julie Peddy, Program Manager, NOAA
  • Disability and the Media! By Reel Grrls strong> (off campus at Reel Grrls Studio) Monica Olsson, Outreach and Access Coordinator, Reel Grrls
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid Hall, Room 248) Martha Bosma, Associate Professor, Biology, University of Washington
9:00-10:15
Phase I: Web Design (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Terry Thompson, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Collaborate with other Phase I Scholars to create the 2012 Scholar web pages.
10:15-10:30
Phase I: Snack Break (outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
10:30
Phase I: Depart for Botany Greenhouse
10:45-11:50
Phase I: Tour of UW Botany Greenhouse (UW Botany Greenhouse) Doug Ewing, UW Botany Greenhouse Director
  • FEED ME! Little Shop of Horrors? No, but the UW Botany Greenhouse includes carnivorous and tropical plants including the world's smelliest Corpse Flower which bloomed last year.
12:00-1:25
Phase I & II: Lunch (By George, Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Lower Level)
  • Visiting with friends over lunch
1:30-2:45
Phase I: Scratch Programming (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Kyle Rector, Graduate Student, UW Computer Science and Engineering
  • A programming language for everyone. Create interactive stories, games, music and art!
1:30-2:45
Phase II: Our Take on Intake (Johnson Hall, Room 111) Karen Fusco, Director, Access Services Olympic College, Dyane Haynes, Director, Disability Resource for Students, University of Washington, Noah Siedel, Program Coordinator, Disability Services Office, North Seattle Community College and DO-IT Ambassador, Sam Maupin, DO-IT Ambassador
  • Learn about the intake process for students with disabilities in postsecondary education.
2:45-3:15
Phase I & II: Snack Break (outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
3:15-4:30
Phase I: It's Your Career (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Scott Bellman, DO-IT Program Manager
  • Explore your career interests and options.
3:15-4:30
Phase II: First Impressions (Johnson Hall, Room 111) Tami Tidwell, DO-IT Program Coordinator
  • Explore your career interests and options.
4:30-6:45
Phase I & II: Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
6:45
Phase I & II: Meet in front of McCarty Hall to depart for the Tour de UW.
7:00-9:00
Phase I & 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 Outdoors For All!
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities / Go To Bed
  • 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.

Tuesday, July 24

7:00-8:15
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
8:30
Phase I: Meet in McMahon Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to walk to Johnson Hall, Room 175.
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:
  • Responding to Natural Disasters (Mary Gates Hall, Room 284) Julie Peddy, Program Manager, NOAA
  • Disability and the Media! By Reel Grrls strong> (off campus at Reel Grrls Studio) Monica Olsson, Outreach and Access Coordinator, Reel Grrls
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid Hall, Room 248) Martha Bosma, Associate Professor, Biology, University of Washington
9:00-10:15
Phase I: Web Design (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Terry Thompson, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Collaborate with other Phase I Scholars to create the 2012 Scholar web pages.
10:15-10:45
Phase I: Snack Break (Outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
10:45-12:00
Phase I: Seismology Lab (Atmospheric Sciences - Geophysics Building, Room 146) Doug Gibbons, UW Earth and Space Sciences - Pacific Northwest Seismic Network
  • Shake, Rattle AND ROLL! Ever wondered how earthquakes are measured? Rumble on in and let's find out.
12:00-1:25
Phase I & II: Lunch (By George, Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Lower Level)
  • Visiting with friends over lunch
12:00-1:15
Phase II: Open Computer Lat (Optional) (Johnson Hall, Room 175)
  • If you need to polish up your resume or put the finishing touches on your Phase II project, now's the time!
1:30-2:45
Phase I & II: Accessibility Assessment w/ MESA Materials (CSNE Building, Second Floor) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Program Director and Phyllis Harvey-Buschel, Government Relations/Curriculum Director, Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity
  • Try out a "Math Engineering Science Achievement" (MESA) activity and learn about accessibility for students with various disabilities.
2:45-3:15
Phase I & II: Snack Break (CSNE Building)
3:15-3:30
Phase I: Staying Connected (CSNE Building, Second Floor) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Program Director
  • Check-in and chat about DO-IT workshops, assignments, daily events, Ambassadors, internships, and questions and answer.
3:30-4:45
Phase I & II: CSNE (CSNE Building, Room Second Floor) Eric Chudler, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Lise Johnson, Ph.D. Senior Fellow, Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering
  • Learn how scientists are working on communications between the human brain and a wide variety of computer devices!
5:00-6:30
Phase I & II: Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
6:30
Phase I & II: Meet in front of McMahon Hall to depart for the Physics Astronomy Building.
7:00-9:00
Phase I & II: Spaced Out! (Physics Astronomy Building A, 2nd Floor) Phil Rosenfield, Astronomy Graduate Student, University of Washington
  • Explore the night sky and our solar system.
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities / Go To Bed
  • 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 25

7:00-8:15
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
8:30
Phase I: Meet in McMahon Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to walk to Johnson Hall, Room 175.
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:
  • Responding to Natural Disasters (Mary Gates Hall, Room 284) Julie Peddy, Program Manager, NOAA
  • Disability and the Media! By Reel Grrls strong> (off campus at Reel Grrls Studio) Monica Olsson, Outreach and Access Coordinator, Reel Grrls
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid Hall, Room 248) Martha Bosma, Associate Professor, Biology, University of Washington
Phase I: Web Design (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Terry Thompson, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Collaborate with other Phase I Scholars to create the 2012 Scholar web pages.
10:15-10:45
Phase I: Snack Break (outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
10:45-12:00
Phase I: You Can DO-IT: Articulating Your Needs and Communicating with Faculty (Johnson Hall, Room 111) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Program Director
  • View video: Building the Team: Faculty and Students with Disabilities
  • Meet professors and participate in a role-playing exercise.
12:00-1:25
Phase I & II: Lunch (By George, Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Lower Level)
  • Visting
1:30-2:45
Phase I & II: We Did It, So Can You! (Johnson Hall, Rooms 111 and 175)
  • Phase II Projects are presented.
2:45-3:15
Phase I & II: Snack Break (Outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
3:15-4:30
Phase I & II: College Life - What Helps and Where to Find It (Johnson Hall, Room 175) 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.
4:30-4:45
Phase I and II: Staying Connected (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Program Director
  • Check-in and chat about DO-IT workshops, assignments, daily events, Phase II, Ambassadors, internships, and questions and answer.
5:00-6:00
Phase I & II: Dinner (Kane Hall, Walker Ames Room) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Program Director
6:00-7:00
Phase I & II: DO-IT 20th Anniversary Dessert Reception and Trailblazer Awards (Kane Hall, Walker Ames Room) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Program Director
7:00-8:00
Phase I & II: DO-IT Mentoring and Career Panel (Kane Hall, Walker Ames Room)
  • Meet DO-IT 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.
9:00-10:30
Evening Dorm Activities / Go To Bed
  • 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 26

7:00-8:15
Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)
8:30
Phase I: Meet in McMahon Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to walk to Johnson Hall, Room 175.
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:
  • Responding to Natural Disasters (Mary Gates Hall, Room 284) Julie Peddy, Program Manager, NOAA
  • Disability and the Media! By Reel Grrls strong> (off campus at Reel Grrls Studio) Monica Olsson, Outreach and Access Coordinator, Reel Grrls
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid Hall, Room 248) Martha Bosma, Associate Professor, Biology, University of Washington
9:00-10:15
Phase I: Web Design (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Terry Thompson, DO-IT Technology Specialist
  • Collaborate with other Phase I Scholars to create the 2012 Scholar web pages.
10:15-10:45
Phase I: Snack Break (outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
10:45-12:00
Phase I: Add It Up! Will It Fly? (Johnson Hall, Room 111) Art Mabbot, Seattle Public Schools, The Math Guy
  • Explore the geometry of length, area, and volume while building Tetrahedron Kites.
12:00-1:25
Phase I & II: Lunch (By George, Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Lower Level)
  • Visting
1:30-2:45
Phase I & II: Scholarship Secrets (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Sam Lim, Founder Scholarship Junkies
  • Learn about real-life costs of attending college and tips on how to pay for it.
2:45-3:15
Phase I & II: Snack Break (outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)
3:15-4:45
Phase I: Writing for Success (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Brianna Blaser, DO-IT Program Coordinator
  • Get in touch with your networking side.
3:15-5:00
Phase II: You Can DO-IT! Practicing Your Interviewing Skills (Johnson Hall, Room 111) Tami Tidwell, DO-IT Program Coordinators
  • Get first-hand experience practicing your interviewing skills with representatives from local companies and organizations.
4:45-5:00
Phase I: Staying Connected (Johnson Hall, Room 175) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Program Director
  • Check-in and chat about DO-IT workshops, assignments, daily events, Phase II, Ambassadors, internships, and questions and answer.
5:45, 6:00, 6:15
Phase I & II: Meet in McCarty Hall Main Entrance Lobby to depart for Mary Gates Hall for Dance
6:00-7:00
Phase I & II: Dinner (Mary Gates Hall, Commons)
7:00-10:00
Phase I & II: DO-IT Dance (Mary Gates Hall, Commons)
  • Celebrate your Summer Study successes including new DO-IT friends.
  • Dance the night away with Scholars, Ambassadors, Mentors, and other DO-IT community members.
9:00, 9:30 or 10:00
Depart Mary Gates Hall to return to McCarty Hall
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 27

7:00-8:30
Phase I & II: Breakfast and Begin Pack-up (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:
  • Germ Forensics! (Hitchcock Hall, Room 344) Theresa Britschgi, SBRI BioQuest Science Education Director & Teryn Allen, SBRI Educator
    Bring laptop and take laptop back to dorm at end of workshop.
  • A Climate of Change (Mary Gates Hall, Room 284) Julie Peddy, NOAA, Program Manager
    Bring laptop and take laptop back to dorm at end of workshop.
  • Exploratory Neurobiology: Bugs, Mice and Brains! (Kincaid Hall, Room 248) Martha Bosma, Associate Professor, Biology, University of Washington & Hiro Watari, UW Neurobiology Graduate Student, & Stephanie A. Fuller, UW Neurobiology Graduate Student
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 McMahon Hall.
10:30-11:45
Phase I: What Comes Next? (McMahon Hall, Pompeii Room, basement next to cafeteria), Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Discuss Phase II expectations, share Phase II project ideas.
12:00-1:00
Phase I & II: Lunch (McMahon Hall, Cafeteria, basement)
1:00
Phase I & Phase II depart McMahon for Closing Ceremonies
1:30-3:30
Phase I & II: Closing Ceremonies (Odegaard, Room 220)
  • Phase I Awards and Testimonials.
  • Phase II Reports and Awards.
  • Good-byes.
3:45-5:00
Phase I & II: 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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