Schedule 2016

Week 1 Activities

DateActivity
May 21 2016, Saturday12:30pm-6:30pm Airport pick-up and Shopping
May 22 2016, Sunday
4pm-7:30pm Social – picnic, Lake Claire
May 23 2016, Monday
10am-11:45pm Orientation
11:45pm-12:15pm Lunch (provided)
12:15pm-1:30pm Campus tour
1:30pm-3:30pm Research Labs tour
4pm-6pm Academic Integrity Workshop, presented by College of Graduate Studies (CGS) at Colburn Hall, 146
May 24 2016, Tuesday
11am-12pm Research Preparation Workshop: Library Research & Literature Review, presented by UCF Libraries, at Harris Engineering Corporation (HEC) 450
May 27 2016, Friday
10am-11:30am Weekly research group meeting, HEC 450

Weeks 2-4 Activities

DateActivity
May 30-June 3, 2016
Research with faculty
June 3 2016, Friday
10am-11:30am Weekly research group meeting, HEC 450

DateActivity
June 6-June 10, 2016
Research with faculty
June 10 2016, Friday
10am-11:30am Weekly research group meeting, HEC 450

DateActivity
June 13-17, 2016
Research with faculty
June 17 2016, Friday
10am-11:30am Weekly research group meeting, HEC 450

Weeks 5-6 Activities

DateActivity
June 20-24, 2016
Research with faculty
June 21 2016, Tuesday
1pm-2pm, Communication Techniques for Presenting Your Research, presented by Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning (FCTL), at Colburn Hall 146
Research Study: Students finish interviews & surveys
June 24 2016, Friday
10am-11:30am Weekly research group meeting, HEC 450

DateActivity
June 27-July 1, 2016
Research with faculty
June 28 2016, Tuesday
1pm-3:30pm, Information on Ethics Big Data Analytics Workshop (panel style) at Eng. Building 2, rm 202
July 1 2016, Friday
10am-11:30am Weekly research group meeting, HEC 450

Weeks 7-8 Activities

DateActivity
July 4-July 8, 2016
Research with faculty
July 4 2016, Monday
July 4th is Holiday
July 8 2016, Friday
10am-11:30am Weekly research group meeting, HEC 450
July 9 2016, SaturdayMid-Semester Program Social - "Blue Springs Park" (IoT and Vision REU students)

DateActivity
July 11-July 15 2016Research with faculty
July 12 2016, Tuesday
1pm-2pm, The nuts and bolts of applying to graduate school, presented by AAP & CGS, HEC 450
July 15 2016, Friday
10am-11:30am Weekly research group meeting, HEC 450
July 15 2016, Friday
2pm-3:30pm Career Opportunities Seminar: Industry Panel, HEC 438

Week 9 Activities

DateActivity
July 18-22, 2016
Research with faculty
July 18, 2016 Monday
10am-12pm Weekly research group meeting: Initial poster presentation practice for everyone – peer and mentor feedback session, HEC 450
July 19, 2016 Tuesday
9am-10am Graduate School Preparation Seminar: Show me the money: identifying and applying for graduate research fellowships, presented by College of Graduate Studies, Colburn Hall 146
July 20, 2016 Wednesday
10am-12pm Weekly research group meeting: Revised poster presentation practice for everyone – peer and mentor feedback session, HEC 450

Week 10 Activities

DateActivity
July 25-29, 2016
Final project presentations by students at the REU Site Symposium
Poster presentation practice (within in each research labs)
Collect significant student/program highlights with student photos and photo releases from faculty and students for NSF program highlight request
July 28, 2016 Thursday
9am-11am Final poster presentation practice, HEC 450
July 29, 2016 Friday
REU Symposium (Time and Location: TBD)


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The support for this work was provided by the National Science Foundation REU program under Award No. 1560302.
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