Schedule July 21 - July 28, 2019 

Day 1 - Sunday, July 21 - Travel Day and Welcome

4:00 p.m.

Meet at Hilo, Hawaii airport baggage claim, Lei-greeting by Erika and

Cheyenne Perry 

5:00 p.m.

Check into UHH Dorms 

6:00 p.m.

Pa'ina (Hawai'ian dinner)

6:45 p.m.

Session 1: Hawaiian culture and traditions/Island issues-Pele Offering 

8:30 p.m.

Program introduction/journal, BLOG

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 2 - Monday, July 22

7:00 a.m.

Breakfast and pack lunch

7:45 a.m.

Session 2: Earth Systems 1- An Introduction to the Big Island

8:15 a.m.

Depart for Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park (HVNP) with guide Judy Weitz

5:00 p.m.  

Dinner then Evening program - Teambuilding 

9:30 p.m. 

Group and Individual time at UHH-journal, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 3 - Tuesday, July 23

7:00 p.m. 

Breakfast and pack lunch

7:45 a.m.

Session 3: Earth Systems 2-Environmental Island issues 

9:00 a.m. 

Depart for Kawa

11:00 a.m.

Work with James Awai Akau from Na Mamo O Kawa on coastal impacts 

2:00 p.m.   

Depart Kawa with a stop at Punalu'u Black Sand Beach 

3:00 p.m.  

Depart Punalu'u 

5:30 p.m.  

Dinner in Hilo at Cronie's 

7:00 p.m.   

Evening Program - Social Change work group -Marine Policy 

9:30 p.m. 

Group and individual time - journal, BLOG

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 4 - Wednesday, July 24

7:00 a.m.    

Luggage loaded into vans/ Breakfast and pack lunch 

8:00 a.m.

Research Methods- recap of yesterday's work 

8:15 a.m. 

Session 4: UHH Guest speaker (Kathy Cooksey)

9:30 a.m. 

Seed planting, Ka'umana caves, and Watershed studies with Cheyenne Perry

3:00 p.m.

Depart for Waimea

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: Johari Window and Circle of Trust 

9:30 p.m.     

Group and individual time - journal, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 5 - Thursday, July 25

7:00 a.m. 

Breakfast in HPA dining/pack lunch 

8:00 a.m.     

Conservation Methods discussion 

8:30 a.m.

Deaprt for work with Ka’ūpūlehu Dryland Forest

2:00 p.m. 

Depart for Waimea/clean-up

4:00 p.m. 

Presentation Skills

6:00 p.m.  

Dinner in HPA dining

7:30 p.m.

Evening program: Leadership in the movies

9:30 p.m.

Group and Individual time- Journla, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 6 - Friday, July 26

7:00 a.m. 

Breakfast in HPA dining/Pack lunch

7:45 a.m.

Session 5: Earth Systems 3 - Ecosystems and Populations 

8:15 a.m. 

Community Engagement Day: work at Kiholo Bay with The Nature Conservancy

12:30 p.m.

Afternoon - talk, story and reflection time

2:30 p.m.

Depart for Waimea

3:30 p.m.  

Back at HPA: clean-up/ intro poster work 

5:00 p.m.    

Dinner in HPA dining 

7:00 p.m.

poster work 

9:30 p.m.     

Group and individual time- journal, BLOGs

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 7 - Saturday, July 27

7:00 a.m.        

Breakfast in HPA/pack lunch 

8:00 a.m.

Finalize Poster prep and poster work

9:00 a.m.

Science Presentations 

11:30 a.m.    

Hapuna Beach - lunch and free time at the beac- hired lifegaurd

2:30 p.m.

Depart for Waimea/Back at HPA: Clean-up/sand study 

3:30 p.m. 

Back at HPA, Social Change presentation prep 

6:00 p.m. 

Dinner in HPA dining 

7:00 p.m. 

Evening - personal presentations/Closing Ceremony

Day 8 - Sunday, July 28

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast in HPA house/ clean house 

8:30 a.m. 

Load vans and check out    

9:00 a.m. 

Depart for Kona airport 

12:00 p.m.

Departing flights