Summer Study 2012 - Tuesday, July 24

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 07:00 to 08:15

Breakfast (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 08:30

Phase I: Meet in McMahon Hall Main Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor) to walk to Johnson Hall, Room 175.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 08:30

Phase II: Meet in McCarty Entrance Lobby (3rd Floor, Lobby Level) to depart for Phase II Workshops.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 09:00 to 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.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 09:00 to 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
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 10:15 to 10:45

Phase I: Snack Break (Outside Johnson Hall, Room 111)

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 10:45 to 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.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 12:00 to 13:15

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!
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 12:30

Phase I & II: Lunch (By George, Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Lower Level)

  • Visiting with friends over lunch
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 13:30 to 14:45

Phase I & II: Accessibility Assessment w/ MESA Materials (CNT 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.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 14:45 to 15:30

Phase I & II: Snack Break (CNT Building)

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 15:15 to 15:30

Phase I: Staying Connected (CNT 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.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 15:30 to 16:45

Phase I & II: CNT (CNT Building, Room Second Floor) Eric Chudler, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Lise Johnson, Ph.D. Senior Fellow, Center for Neurotechnology

  • Learn how scientists are working on communications between the human brain and a wide variety of computer devices!
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 17:00 to 18:30

Phase I & II: Dinner (McMahon Hall Cafeteria, Down to Dining Level, Ground Floor)

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 18:30

Phase I & II: Meet in front of McMahon Hall to depart for the Physics Astronomy Building.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 19:00 to 21:00

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.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 21:00 to 22:30

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.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 22:30 to 23:00

Flush and Brush!

  • Time to finish up your evening routine and head to your room.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 23:00

Goodnight! All Scholars must be in their rooms in McCarty Hall.