Calendar

Tentative Summer 2018 Schedule

Program Dates: June 03 to August 11, 2018

Date

Time

Category

Who

Where

Activity

Week 1

 

 

 

 

 

6/03 (Su)

 

 

 

 

Scholars arrive in Boston

6/04 (M)*

9-11:30

Orient.

CS

ISC 5300

Orientation: General (Christian/Poynton/Bethel)

 

11:30-1

Orient.

CS and CM

ISC 5300

Orientation: Mentors and Lunch Mixer

 

1-2:30

PD

CS

ISC 5300

Orientation: EHS Lab Safety

 

2:30-3:45

PD

CS

ISC 5300

RCR 01: Scientific Record Keeping (Poynton)

 

4:15

 

CS

HP

Harbor Point Orientation

6/05 (Tu)#

9-12

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 01: Visual Communication (Poynton and Link) and ISC Cards (McCormack) and UMass Boston Card (CC/3/3400) (Bring Picture ID) (Bethel)

 

6/06 (W)#

9-12

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 02: Three Minute Thesis (3MT™) Introduction and Scientific Method versus Environmental Problem Solving (Christian)

6/08 (F)#

9-11

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 03: Elements of Proposal Presentation (Christian)

6/08 (F)#

11-1

CES

CS

ISC 5300

Seminar 1: Professor John Duff; Intersection of Environmental Science and Policy (light lunch provided)

Week 2

 

 

 

 

 

6/10 (Su)#

TBA

SE

CS

TBA

Freedom Trail or Ducks Tour (Bethel)

6/11 (M)#

9-12

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 04: Data Exploration and Stats

6/13 (W)#

9-12

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 05: Scientific Writing – Introduction (Christian)

  1:15-4:30 PD CS

Fox Point

Harbor Island Tour (Christian/Bethel)

6/15 (F)#

9-11

PD

CS

ISC 5300

RCR 2: Ethics and the Scientist (Poynton)

6/15 (F)#

11-1

CES

CS

S/3/034

Seminar 2: 3D MakerSpace Workshop, Science Center/3rd Floor/Room 034, Helenmary Hotz

Week 3

 

 

 

 

 

6/18 (M)#

9-11

PD

CS

ISC 5300

RCR 3: Mentoring (Poynton)

6/20 (W)#

9-11

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 06: Scientific Writing – Methods (Christian)

6/22 (F)*

9-12

CES

CS and CM

ISC 5300

Seminar 3: CS Research Proposal Presentation (15 min total; 6 min presentation and 9 min feedback; Mentors will be notified of time of their student presentations)(light lunch provided)

6/22 (F)#

2-5

SE

CS and CM

TBA

Waters Sports - Charles River (Bethel)

Week 4

 

 

 

 

 

6/26 (Tu)#

9-11

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 07: Scientific Writing – Results (Christian)

6/28 (Th)# 3-5 pm SE CS/CM Softball Field CREST REU versus BIO REU Kickball Challenge

Week 5

 

 

 

 

 

7/3 (Tu) 9-11 PD CS ISC 5300 RCR 04: Collaborartive Research (Poynton)
7/4 (W)#         Independance Day Holiday - Check with Mentor

 

         
Week 6          

7/10 (Tu)#

9-11

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 08: Scientific Writing - Discussion (Christian)

7/12 (Th)#

9-11

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 09: Elements of a Conference/Research Abstract (Christian)

7/14 (Sa)* All Day SE CS Nantucket Nantucket Weekend (Be at Braintree Station for Cape Flier at 8:00 am)

Week 7

 

 

 

 

 

7/15 (Su)* All Day SE CS Nantucket Nantucket Weekend (Return to Braintree Station at 9 pm on Cape Flier)

7/17 (Tu)#

9-11

CES

CS

ISC 5300

WS 10: Elements of a Poster Presentation (Christian)

7/19 (Th)# 9-12 CES CS ISC 5300 WS 11: Graduate School Forum (Christian, Alderman, and SFE Grad students)
           

Week 8

 

 

 

 

 

7/24 (Tu)# 9-11 PD CS ISC 5300 WS12: 3MT™ Revisited: Informal Communications (Christian and Curwood)

7/26 (Th)#

9-11

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS04: Stats Revisited; Bring your Data! (Christian)

Week 9

 

 

 

 

 

7/30 (M)#

 

 

CS and CM

 

Due Date: Submit Research Abstract to Director (Christian)

Due Date: 1st Full Draft of Research Poster to Mentor

8/02 (Th)*

9-2

PD

CS

ISC 5300

WS 13: Skills Exchange (Christian/Poynton)

Week 10

 

 

 

 

 

8/06 (M)#

 

 

CS and CM

 

Due Date: 2nd Full Draft of Research Poster to Mentor

8/08 (W)*

9-2

 

CS

 

Due Date: Poster Printing (Submit to GA Bethel)

8/09 (Th)*

9-1

CES

CS

ISC 5300

CREST REU Only Poster Preview/Prep and 3MT™ Videotaping (Christian/Poynton/Bethel)

8/10 (F)*

10:30-1

CES

CS and CM

ISC Atrium

Poster Presentations: Setup 10:30-11; A-L 11-12; M-Z: 12-1

 

1:30-2:30

 

CS

ISC 5300

Post-REU Student Assessment of Learning Gains. Bring laptop/tablet (Christian, Poynton, and Bethel)

 

2:30-4

 

CS

ISC 5300

Awards and Group Debriefing (Christian, Poynton, and Bethel)

 

4-

 

CS

 

Goodbyes and Apartment Cleaning

8/11 (Sa)*

 

 

 

 

Apartment Check out and depart for home (Bethel)

           

Key

 

 

PD

 

Professional Development

 

 

 

CES

 

Coastal Environments Seminar

 

 

 

SE

 

Social Events

 

 

 

CS

 

CREST-REU Scholars

 

 

 

CM

 

CREST-REU Mentors

 

 

 

S/3/034

 

SFE Maker Space

 

 

 

ISC 5300

 

SFE Conference Room

 

 

 

HP

 

Harbor Point Apartments

      *   Required Attendance
      #   Highly Recommended Attendance
           

Follow-up of previous cohorts, preparation of publications, preparation of presentations at national meetings will begin early in the fall semester.

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