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Group Project - Group Project Schedule & Due Dates

2014 UBMS Group Design Project Schedule

** during group time groups are free to work in the space they choose if no reservation is required (ie, Union, library, etc.) ; rooms listed are just those that needed reservation

Monday, June 23rd 

General Orientation – Residence Hall

7:30 – 7:50 AM  Academic Schedule/Calendar/Homework Policy

8:00-8:15 AM Fire Marshall – Residence Hall

8:15-8:45 AM Group Design Task – Residence Hall

15 min – Transition to Boardman

Group Project Orientation – DPC 107

9:00 – 9:30 AM What is the Group Project? Tangible Outcomes? (Student volunteers talk about experiences last summer?)

9:35 – 10:00 AM Sustainability Introduction – Crista Straub

10:05 – 10:30 AM Innovations Introduction – James Beaupre

15 min break

10:45 – 11:20 PM Lab Safety Training – Harry Flowers — confirmed 4.17.14

Read Student Handbook, including ‘What is Science?’

Wednesday, June 25th (Mitchell Center, Rm 107)
EPSCoR Faculty and Grad Student Presentations
Joined by Jesse Moriarty and Jennifer Hooper from Foster Center

7:45 AM Connect to Colby (Carol)

8:00 – 8:35 AM Presentation #1 D. Whitney King & Denise Bruesewitz (Colby College)
8:35 – 8:50 AM Group Processing

8:50 – 8:55 AM break

8:55 – 9:25 AM Presentation #2 Rob Lilieholm
9:25 – 9:40 AM Group Processing

9:40 – 9:50 AM Break

9:50 – 10:20 AM Presentation #3  Shaleen Jain and Nirajan
10:20 – 10:35 AM Group Processing

10:35 – 10:45 AM Break

10:45 – 11:15 AM Presentation #4 Anne Langston
11:15 – 11:30 AM Group Processing

Friday, June 27th (Foster Center)

8:00 – 11:15 AM Innovation Center Idea Generation/Marketing *Reserved Foster Center

11:30 AM Leave campus with bag lunches

1:00 PM College of the Atlantic visit in afternoon

2:30 – 4:30 PM Dragonfly larvae collection/mercury study with Sarah Nelson

Sunday, June 29th

9 AM – 4 PM Boardman 318, 210 available

Monday, June 30th  *tentatively also reserved Foster Center for this morning

8:15 – 9:15 AM    iMovie Training Basics – shoot video, create & edit iMovie (Duane Shimmel)

9:15 – 11:15 AM  Group Time – Plan for design completion; Look at paper and video due dates (BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other)

Wednesday, July 2nd

8:00 – 11:15 AM Group Time – Discuss answers to ‘What is Science?

Work on designs/videos/papers  (BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other)

WRITING DUE:  Short response – Your answer to the question: ‘What is Science?’

Monday, July 7th

8:00 – 11:15 AM Group Time – designs/videos/papers (IMRC mac lab, BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other available)

Wednesday, July 9th

8:00 – 11:15 AM Group Time – designs/videos/papers (IMRC mac lab, BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other available)

WRITING DUE: Introduction

Friday, July 11th

8:00 – 9:30 AM Informal presentations – Foster Center (reserved from 8-10AM)

9:30 – 11:15 AM  Group Time – Groups Choose Location (IMRC mac lab, BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other available)

VIDEO DUE: Introduction/field experiences, deciding upon a problem, thought process and idea development

Friday, July 11th

11:30 Board bus for Colby

1:30 PM Colby College Visit in afternoon

2:30 PM Meet with D. Whitney King

Monday, July 14th

8:15 – 9:15 AM iMovie Training – how to edit video and string clips together – IMRC

9:15 – 11:15 AM Group Time – work in groups on designs/videos/papers (IMRC  mac lab, BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other available)

Wednesday, July 16th

8:00 – 11:15 AM Group Time – Groups Choose Location (IMRC  mac lab, BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other available)

WRITING DUE: Materials and Methods

Friday, July 18th

8:00 – 9:30 AM Informal presentations – Foster Center (reserved from 8-10AM)

9:30 – 11:15 AM Group Time – Groups Choose Location (IMRC  mac lab, BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other available)

VIDEO DUE: Materials and Methods

5:00 – 9:30 PM  Boardman 318, 210 available

Saturday, July 19th

WRITING DUE: Results (final design depiction with short description) and Discussion!

(IMRC mac lab available 8:00 AM – NOON; Boarman 318, 210 available 9 – 4 PM)

Sunday, July 20th

VIDEO DUE: Design Development and Results (Final Design)

(IMRC mac lab available NOON – 4:00 PM; Boardman 318, 210 available 9 – 4 PM)

Monday, July 21st

8:00 – 11:15 AM Group Time – complete video editing/paper writing (IMRC  mac lab, BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other available)

WRITING DUE: Discussion and Conclusion

Final papers DUE by 11:15 AM!

* Tuesday, July 22nd (IMRC mac lab available 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM)

Wednesday, July 23rd

8:00 – 11:15 AM Group Time  - complete video editing/paper writing (IMRC  mac lab, BD 318, 207, 209, Union, library, other available)

VIDEO DUE: Group Discussion and Conclusion (IMRC mac lab also available 7-10 PM)

Final Videos DUE by 10:00 PM!

* Thursday, July 24th  (IMRC mac lab available 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM for final video editing)

Friday, July 25th

1:30 – 4:30 PM Final Group Video Presentations (1-5:00 PM Foster Center reservation)

Tuesday, July 29th (Boardman 318, 310, 216)

Post Test & Self-Assessments (1:00 – 2:00pm)

Thank You Cards (2:00 – 3:30pm)

Free Time! EPSCoR volunteers (3:30 – 4:30)

Wednesday, July 30th

8:00 – 9:00 AM Project feedback (DPC 105)

9:00 – 10:00 AM Program sharing (DPC 100)

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