DO-IT Phase II Summer Study Schedule - August 9-15, 1997


Saturday, August 9
Sunday, August 10
Monday, August 11
Tuesday, August 12
Wednesday, August 13
Thursday, August 14
Friday, August 15

Schedule Notes:


Saturday, August 9

2:00-3:00
Registration (McCarty Residence Hall Entrance Lounge)
Get Back in Touch Time (McCarty Entrance Lounge, Library, Small Lounge)

5:30-6:15
Introduction for Scholars and Parents (McCarty Library) Sheryl Burgstahler, DO-IT Director
  • Welcome - Program goals, Schedule, expectations.
  • McCarty Residence Hall rules and emergency procedures (RA).
  • Scholars re-introduce themselves & guests and share college/employment post-high school plans.

6:30
BBQ (McMahon Residence Hall Deck)
Mingle with the Phase I Scholars.

8:00-10:30
McCarty Dorm Activity Options:
  • Videos (McCarty Small Lounge)
  • Games, crafts (McCarty Library)

11:00
All Scholars must be in their rooms at McCarty Residence Hall.

Sunday, August 10

7:00-8:30
Breakfast (McMahon Cafeteria)

8:30-10:30
Continental Breakfast (McCarty Small Lounge) for those Scholars who want to sleep in.
Church (optional) - Let Kristin Otis know if you are interested in attending a church service.

11:00
Meet in McCarty Residence Hall Lobby to load bus (in front of McCarty Residence Hall).

12:00
Arrive Woodland Park Zoo (with box lunches).

5:00
Meet in Zoo parking lot to load bus.

6:00-8:00
Dinner at McDonald's tour of DO-IT offices and U.W. computer machine room. See if you can find "hawking".

8:30-10:00
DO-IT in the News -Video clips that are sure to entertain!
Photos/We Did It, So Can You! (McCarty Library)
Share your project success stories with Phase I Scholars and help formulate plans for their Phase II projects.

11:00
All Scholars must be in their rooms at McCarty Residence Hall.

Monday, August 11

7:30
Breakfast (HUB Husky Den)

8:30-9:30
Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)
Meet your buddies and explore the Net!

9:30-12:30
Phase II Workshops:
  • Genetics Research (Fluke Hall 235)
    Patrick Stayton, Cyndi Long

  • Technical Communication (Loew Hall 19) Serena Shubert, UW Graduate Student

  • Game of Life (Sieg Hall 228) Richard Ladner, UW Professor, Computer Science

12:30-2:00
Lunch (HUB Husky Den)
Then, choose:
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 106B)
  • Games Room - billiards, bowling, video games at own cost (HUB basement).

2:00-3:30
What is YOUR Learning Style??? (HUB 200B) Tanya Sorenson, Director, Learning Styles Project, Columbia Basin College
Join Phase I Scholars in an activity to learn about how you learn.

3:30-4:00
Snack Break (HUB Husky Den)

4:00-5:00
Resume Writing (HUB 106B)
Julie Smallman, Darin Stageberg, DO-IT Staff

5:30
Dinner (McMahon Residence Hall Cafeteria)

7:00-9:00
Activity Options (Meet in HUB 106B)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)
  • Billiards Tournament (HUB Games Room)

9:00-11:00
McCarty Dorm Activity Options:
  • Volleyball (Meet in McCarty Lobby)
  • Games, crafts, visiting (McCarty Entrance Lounge)
  • Video (McCarty Small Lounge)

11:00
All Scholars must be in their rooms at McCarty Residence Hall.

Tuesday, August 12

7:30
Breakfast (HUB Husky Den)

8:30- 9:30
Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)

9:30- 12:30
Phase II Workshops
  • Genetics Research (Fluke Hall 235)
    Patrick Stayton, Cyndi Long

  • Technical Communication (Loew Hall 19)
    Serena Shubert

  • Game of Life (Sieg Hall 228)
    Richard Ladner
12:30-2:00
Lunch - "If I Can, You Can"(HUB 108)
Guest Speaker: Danny Delcombre, owner of the Rajin Cajun restaurant. The world's first Deaf Blind person to own and operate a restaurant! Danny, a professional speaker, business owner and chef, will make his presentation in American Sign Language, and be interpreted by a voice interpreter.

2:00-3:30
You Can DO-IT! (HUB 108) Interviewing Strategies
Darin Stageberg, Julie Smallman

3:30-4:00
Snack Break (HUB Husky Den)

4:00-5:00
Make a choice:
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)
  • Discussion Group (HUB Husky Den, near 106B)
  • Sign Language Group (HUB Husky Den, near 106B)

6:00-8:45
!!DO-IT Mentor/Ambassador Night!! (HUB 200ABC)
Pizza for all!
What's a Mentor? What's an Ambassador? - Sheryl Burgstahler
Trench Coats

9:00-10:30
McCarty Dorm Activity Options:
  • Volleyball (Meet in McCarty Lobby)
  • Games, crafts, visiting (McCarty Entrance Lounge)
  • Video (McCarty Small Lounge)

11:00
All Scholars must be in their rooms at McCarty Residence Hall.

Wednesday, August 13

7:30
Breakfast (McMahon Residence Hall Cafeteria)

8:30-9:30
Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)

9:30- 12:30
Phase II Workshops
  • Genetics Research (Fluke Hall 235)
    Patrick Stayton, Cyndi Long

  • Technical Communication (Loew Hall 19)
    Serena Shubert

  • Game of Life (Sieg Hall 228)
    Richard Ladner
12:30-2:00
Lunch (HUB Husky Den)
Then, choose:
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 106B)
  • Games Room - billiards, bowling, video games at own cost (HUB basement).

2:00-3:30
The Sea Dawg (HUB 200AB), Bruce Adee, U.W. Professor
The human-powered submarine!

3:30-4:00
Snack Break (HUB Husky Den)

4:00-5:00
Focus Group Discussion (HUB 200AB), Norma Shelan, Professor, St. Martin's College

5:30
Dinner (McMahon Residence Hall Cafeteria)

7:00-9:00
Activity Options:
  • Sumi Painting Workshop (McCarty Library), Sharon and Alan Jodock-King
    An ancient Chinese proverb says: "All work and no play makes a dull DO-IT Scholar." Let your creative juices flow out of your body and onto rice paper.
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)

9:00-10:30
McCarty Dorm Activity Options:
  • Volleyball (Meet in McCarty Lobby)
  • Games, crafts, visiting (McCarty Entrance Lounge)
  • Video (McCarty Small Lounge)

11:00
All Scholars must be in their rooms at McCarty Residence Hall.

Thursday, August 14

7:30
Breakfast (HUB Husky Den)

8:30-9:30
Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)

9:30- 12:30
Phase II Workshops
  • Genetics Research (Fluke Hall 235)
    Patrick Stayton, Cyndi Long

  • Technical Communication (Loew Hall 19)
    Serena Shubert

  • Game of Life (Sieg Hall 228)
    Richard Ladner

12:30-1:30
Lunch (HUB Husky Den)
Then, choose:
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)
  • Visiting (outside HUB 106B)
  • Games Room - billiards, bowling, video games at own cost (HUB basement).

1:45
Meet in HUB 106B to walk to (name of building)

2:15-3:45
Pathfinder Mars workshop (HUB 200AB), Tony Irving, UW Affiliate Associate Professor

4:00-5:00
Make a Choice:
  • Snack Break (HUB Husky Den)
  • Open Computer Lab (HUB 106B)
  • Discussion Group (Hub Husky Den, near 106B)
  • Sign Language Group (HUB Husky Den, near 106B)

5:30
Dinner (McMahon Residence Hall Cafeteria)

8:00-10:30
DO-IT Dance (By George Cafe)

11:00
All Scholars must be in their rooms at McCarty Residence Hall.

Friday, August 15

7:30
Breakfast (HUB Husky Den)

9:30- 12:30
Phase II Workshops
  • Genetics Research (Fluke Hall 235)
    Patrick Stayton, Cyndi Long

  • Technical Communication (Loew Hall 19)
    Serena Shubert

  • Game of Life (Sieg Hall 228)
    Richard Ladner

12:30
Lunch (HUB Husky Den)
Then, begin getting ready to check out of McCarty Dorm. Check out by 5:30 pm at McCarty Lobby unless you are staying the night.

2:00-4:00
  • Phase II Summer Study Reports (McCarty Library)

  • Testimonial Time!
    All Scholars share future plans for college and careers.

  • Awards, goodbyes.

  • See ya in Cyberspace!

6:30
Pizza for those staying over night (McCarty Entrance Lounge).

9:00
Scholars who are staying the night must be in McCarty Residence Hall.