Schedule June 22-29, 2019  

Session 2 will follow a similar itinerary. 

Day 1 - Saturday, June 22 - Travel Day and Welcome to B2

3:45 p.m.

Meet in Tucson, Arizona airport at baggage claim 

Travel to B2, check in, settle into Casita rooms 

6:30 p.m.

Dinner 

7:15 p.m.

Evening Program - Program Introduction

9:30 p.m.

Casita time/activities - journal, BLOG

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 2 - Sunday, June 23

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast

8:30 a.m.

Session 1: Earth Systems 1

9:30 a.m.

Session 2: Teambuilding and Leadership training 

12:00 p.m.   

Lunch 

1:00 p.m

Session 3: Earth Systems 2

2:00 p.m.

YMCA - afternoon swim 

4:30 p.m.

Return to B2

6:00 p.m.  

Dinner 

7:00 p.m.

Presentation skills workshop

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 3 - Monday, June 24

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast 

8:00 a.m. 

Tour of Biosphere 2

9:30 a.m.

Group meeting: assignments to research groups

10:00 a.m.

Meet researchers and begin research group work

12:00 p.m.

Lunch break

1:00 p.m.

Reflection and Disucssion

1:30 p.m.  

Afternoon research group work

4:30 p.m.

Daily science presentation 

6:00 p.m.

Dinner

7:00 p.m.

Session 4: Evening Speaker

9:00 p.m. 

Casita time/activities, journal, BLOG

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 4 - Tuesday, June 25

7:30 a.m.    

Breakfast

9:00 a.m. 

Morning research group work

12:00 p.m.   

Lunch break 

1:30 p.m.

Afternoon research group work

4:30 p.m.

Daily science presentation

4:45 p.m.

Session 5: Earth Systems 3

6:00 p.m.

Dinner off site at Nonna Maria's

7:00 p.m. 

Evening Program - Social Change - Trust work

9:00 p.m.     

Casita time/activities, journal, BLOG

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 5 - Wednesday, June 26

6:30 a.m.

Morning hike

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

8:30 a.m.

Group meeting - Morning discussion 

9:00 a.m.

Groups rotate to see each other's work, then continue group research

12:00 p.m.

Lunch break 

1:00 p.m.

Final research data collection 

4:30 p.m.

Daily science presentation 

6:00 p.m.

Dinner in Human Habitat of B2

7:00 p.m.

B2 Human Habitat - Movie Night

8:00 p.m.

Evening program- Team work 

10:00 p.m.

Casita time/activities, journal, BLOG

11:00 p.m.

Lights out 

Day 6 - Thursday, June 27

7:15 a.m. 

Breakfast, pack lunch

7:45 a.m.

Depart for U of A campus 

9:15 a.m.

C14 Lab and Accelerator tours

10:30 a.m. 

Tree Ring building

11:00 a.m.

Packed lunched in Student Union - Bookstore visit after lunch

12:30 p.m.

Depart for B2

2:00 p.m.

How to design a scientific poster/followed by data analysis and 

poster work

6:00 p.m.

Dinner

7:00 p.m.

Poster work continues 

9:00 p.m.     

Casita activities, journal, BLOG

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 7 - Friday, June 28

7:00 a.m.        

Ropes in the Rain Forest - teambuilding activity

7:00 a.m.

Breakfast

8:30 a.m.

Final poster work and presentation preparation

12:00 p.m.

Lunch break 

1:00 p.m. 

Final Science group presentations - with posters

3:00 p.m.

Social Change work

4:00 p.m. 

Social Change presentation prep (individual quiet reflection time)

6:00 p.m.

Dinner

7:30 p.m. 

Personal presentation followed by:

Closing ceremony, appreciation circle, ice cream social 

10:00 p.m.  

Pack, journal, BLOG

Day 8 - Saturday, June 29

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast 

8:00 a.m. 

Visit ocean viewing gallery

9:00 a.m. 

Load vans and depart for airport

11:00 a.m. 

Departing flights all after 11:00am