Young Women's Summer Institute

Tentative Schedule of Events

Sunday

3:00 - 4:00pm Students arrive
4:00 - 6:00pm Ice Breaker Game
6:00 - 7:00pm Pizza dinner
7:00 - 9:00pm Evening activity - Games

Monday

8:30 - 9:00am Transport students to OSC
9:00 - 10:00am Opening remarks, announcements, & Keynote speech
10:00 - 10:15am Break
10:15 - 11:30am Introduction to rivers and effects of humans on wildlife
11:30am - Noon Measurements and test kit description
Noon - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 - 2:30pm Extension activity (hydrologic cycle, good vs. bad, stream analysis)
2:30 - 3:30pm Scientific method
3:30 - 3:45pm Break
3:45 - 4:45pm Test kit practice
4:45 - 5:00pm Announcements
5:00 - 5:30pm Transport students to dorm
5:30 - 7:00pm Dinner
7:00 - 9:00pm Evening activity - Swimming

Tuesday

8:30 - 9:00am Transport students to OSC
9:00 - 9:10am Announcements
9:00 - 9:30am Prepare for field trip
9:30 - 10:00am Transport students and staff to Big Darby
10:00am - Noon Water quality measurements
Noon - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 - 3:00pm Electro Fishing
3:00 - 4:00pm Transport students and staff from Big Darby to OSC
4:00 - 5:30pm Tour of OSU Lab, Rebecca S. Lamb, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Molecular Genetics
5:30 - 6:30pm Dinner
6:30 - 7:30pm OSU Solar Decathlon House, Ellen Gentry, OSU Student, Mechanical Engineering
7:30 - 9:00pm Campus Tour
9:00 - 9:15pm Transport students to dorm

Wednesday

8:30 - 9:00am Transport students to OSC
9:00 - 9:15am Announcements
9:15 - 10:15am Describe and select group projects
10:15 - 10:30am Break
10:30am - Noon PowerPoint & Presentation skills
Noon - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 - 4:00pm Introduction to Modeling
4:00 - 4:45pm Work on group projects
4:45 - 5:00pm Announcements
5:00 - 5:30pm Transport students to dorm
5:30 - 7:00pm Dinner
7:00 - 9:00pm Evening activity - Career night

Thursday

8:30 - 9:00am Transport students to OSC
9:00 - 9:15am Announcements
9:15 - 10:15am Project review
10:15 - 10:30am Break
10:30am - Noon Work on group projects
Noon - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 - 4:00pm Look at data in Excel
4:00 - 4:45pm Work on group projects
4:45 - 5:00pm Announcements
5:00 - 5:30pm Transport students to dorm
5:30 - 7:00pm Dinner
7:00 - 9:00pm Evening activity - Webpage creation

Friday

8:30 - 9:00am Transport students to OSC
9:00 - 9:15am Announcements
9:15 - 10:15am Work on group projects
10:15 - 10:30am Break
10:30am - Noon Work on group projects
Noon - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 - 2:00pm Impromptu speeches
2:00 - 3:00pm Work on group projects
3:00 - 5:30pm Presentation dry run
5:30 - 5:40pm Announcements
5:40 - 6:40pm Dinner at OSC
6:40 - 7:00pm Transport students to dorm
7:00 - 9:00pm Evening activity - Scrapbooking

Saturday

9:00 - 9:30am Transport students to OSC
9:30 - 10:00am Announcements and Final Survey
10:00 - 10:30am Welcome and Overview of the Week
10:30 - 11:45am Presentations
12:00 - 1:00pm Snacks and Appetizers