Schedule July 22 - July 29, 2018 

Day 1 - Sunday, July 22

4:30 p.m.

Meet at Hilo, Hawaii airport baggage claim, Lei-greeting

5:00 p.m.

Check into UHH Droms 

6:00 p.m.

Pa'ina (Hawai'ian dinner and welcome/Hawai'ian culture and traditions)

8:00 p.m.

Evening program: program introduction/journal, BLOGs

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 2 - Monday, July 23

7:00 a.m.

Breakfast at UHH/Pack lunch

7:45 a.m.

Earth's Systems - An Introduction to the Big Island

8:15 a.m.

Depart for Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park (HVNP)

9:00 a.m.

Day at HVNP

5:00 p.m.  

Dinner in HVNP at KMC Cafeteria

6:00 p.m.

Evening Program at HVNP

Teambuilding and Island Issue discussion 

Night viewing of lava glow

9:30 p.m. 

Group and Individual time back at UHH-journal, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 3 - Tuesday, July 24

7:00 p.m. 

Breakfast at UHH/Pack lunch

7:45 a.m.

Earth’s Systems recap and Island Issue Introduction  

8:15 a.m. 

Depart for Kawa 

10:30 a.m.   

A study of coastal storm impacts

Lunch break in the field

Research work continues 

2:30 p.m.  

Depart Kawa for Hilo

5:30 p.m.  

Dinner in town at Cronie's 

7:00 p.m.   

Evening Program - Presentation Skills 

9:30 p.m. 

Group and individual time - journal, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 4 - Wednesday, July 25

7:00 a.m.    

Luggage loaded into vans 

Breakfast in UHH/Pack lunch

7:45 a.m.

Ecosystems- biodiversity and sustainability research Day 

8:30 a.m. 

Campus Tour

9:30 a.m. 

Seed planting, Ka'umana caves, Watershed

Lunch in the field

5:00 p.m.

Check into Hawai’i Prep Academy (HPA)

5:30 p.m. 

Dinner in HPA Dining 

7:00 p.m.

Evening program: Social Change Group Work

9:30 p.m.     

Group and individual time - journal, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 5 - Thursday, July 26

7:00 a.m. 

Breakfast in HPA dining/Pack lunch 

8:00 a.m.     

Depart for Ka'upeluhu Dry Land and Forest - Research Day 

8:30 a.m.

Analysis and Discussion 

Lunch on site 

3:00 p.m. 

Depart for Waimea/Clean up

4:30 p.m. 

Marine policy group activity followed by discussion and reflection 

"What would I do"

6:00 p.m.  

Dinner in HPA dining

7:00 p.m.

Chemical Cycles presentation 

8:00 p.m.

Evening program: Movie night

10:00 p.m.

Group and Individual time- Journla, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 6 - Friday, July 27

7:00 a.m. 

Breakfast in HPA dining/Pack lunch

Solutions/Science Presentation Day 

8:00 a.m.

Poster prep and poster work

11:30 a.m. 

Depart for Hapuna beach- lunch and free time at the beach

2:30 p.m.

Depart for Waimea

Back at HPA: clean-up/sand study/practice science presentations 

5:00 p.m.  

Dinner in HPA house

6:30 p.m.    

Science Presentations at HPA

9:00 p.m.     

Group and individual time- journal, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 7 - Saturday, July 28

7:00 a.m.        

Breakfast in HPA/Pack lunch 

8:00 a.m.

Community Engagement Day 

9:00 a.m.

Service work at Kiholo Bay with The Nature Conservancy

11:30 a.m.    

Lunch at Kiholo Bay

12:30 p.m.

Afternoon- talk story and swim time

3:30 p.m. 

Back at HPA, Social Change presentation prep 

5:00 p.m.

Reflection time/Prep for final personal presentations

6:30 p.m. 

Dinner in HPA dining 

7:30 p.m. 

Evening - personal presentations/closing ceremony

Final BLOG and Journa

11:00 p.m.  

Lights out

Day 8 - Sunday, July 29

7:00 a.m.

Breakfast in HPA house

7:30 a.m. 

Load vans, clean house, and check out    

8:15 a.m. 

Depart for Kona airport - Flights home