PAST ACTIVITIES

First Semester 2006-2007

Junior's Track

Senior's Track

Juniors & Seniors

August

2006

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

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Semester Begins

 

 

 

 

 

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10

11

Welcome Meeting

McNair Staff

Room DS 001

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

12

GRE Test Preparation

Workshop

Quantitative Measure

Analytical Writing

Room DS 003

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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International Graduate Fair

San Juan Hotel & Casino (Isla Verde)

Bus leaves at 5:00pm

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19

GRE Test Preparation 

Workshop

Verbal Measure

Room DS 003

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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25

Preparing for Graduate School: Offering & Expectations

Prof. Carlos J. Olivo

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Room DS 001

26

Writing a Winning

Personal Statement

Dr. Maritza Reyes

Room CS 107

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

 

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September

2006

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
       

1

 

 

 

 

2

Using Sigma Plot I

Dr. Denny S. Fernández

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

IDEAS Laboratory

4

Holiday

 

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

6

 

 

 

 

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8

 

 

 

 

9

Using Sigma Plot II

Dr. Denny S. Fernández

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

IDEAS Laboratory

11

12

13

IGERT PhD Programs

and Financial Assistantship

Conference Room

Physics Department

11:30 am

14

CIC Graduate Fair

Student Center

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

15

Ethical Considerations

in Research

Dr. Víctor E. Bonilla

Room DS 001

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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23

Academic Recess

 

 

 

25

 

 

 

 

26

Ivy League Graduate Fair

IDEAS Laboratory

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

 

 

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30

Excursion to Hacienda

El Porvenir in Lares &

Camuy Caverns

Bus leave at 6:00 am

 

October

2006

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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7

How to select a graduate

school?

Prof. Carlos J. Olivo

Room TF 003

9:00 am - 11:00 am

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10

 

 

 

 

11

 

 

 

 

12

Holiday

 

 

 

13

Budget Management

Ms. Wanda Seda

Room DS 001

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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Requesting Letters of Recommendation

Dr. Maritza Reyes

Room DS 001

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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28      WORKSHOP

        POSTPONED       

Who am I?: Perceptions &

Conflicts in Today's Youth

Dr. Félix Lebrón

Room TF 003

9:00 am - 11:00 am

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November

2006

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

2

 

 

3     WORKSHOP

POSTPONED

Front Page Workshop I

Prof. Evelyn Velázquez

4:30 pm- 6:30 pm

IDEAS Laboratory

4

 

 

 

 

6

 

 

 

 

7

 

 

 

 

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9

 

 

 

 

10    WORKSHOP

POSTPONED

Front Page Workshop II

Prof. Evelyn Velázquez

4:30 pm- 6:30 pm

IDEAS Laboratory

11

Holiday

 

 

 

13

 

 

 

 

14

 

 

 

 

15

 

 

 

 

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18

Financial Aid Awareness

Prof. Carlos J. Olivo

Room DS 003

9:00 am - 11:00 am

20

Holiday

 

 

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Holiday

 

 

24

Academic Recess

 

 

25

Academic Recess

 

 

27

 

 

28

Semester

Ends

29

Reviews

 

30

Finals

 

 

 

 

 

 

December

2006

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

2

Revising the Application

Packages

Dr. Maritza Reyes

Room DS 003

9:00 am - 11:00 am

4

 

 

 

5

 

 

 

6

Finals

 

 

7

 

 

 

8

Christmas Event

Student Center

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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SECOND SEMESTER 2006-2007

(TENTATIVE)

 

January

2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

15

Holiday

 

 

 

16

Semester Begins

17

18

19

Welcome Meeting

McNair Staff

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Room DS 002

20

Visit to the Museum of Contemporary Arts

Bus leaves at 9:00am

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Open House

Medical Science Campus-San Juan

8:00am - 3:30pm

Bus leaves at 7:00am

 

Front Page Workshop I

Prof. Evelyn Velázquez

4:30pm - 7:30pm

IDEAS Laboratory

27

Front Page Workshop II

Prof. Evelyn Velázquez

9:00am - 12:00pm

IDEAS Laboratory

29

 

 

 

 

 

 

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February

2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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2      WORKSHOP

POSTPONED

Ethics in Communicating Science Information

Ms. María Falcón

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Room DS 002

3

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Statistics Workshop Using Sigma Stat®

Dr. Denny S. Fernández

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Room DS 002

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Holiday

 

20

 

 

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Exploring the Counseling Services

Prof. Josefina Sánchez

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Room DS 002

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What is Biotechnology?

Dr. Cynthia Romero

Ortho Pharmaceuticals

9:00am - 11:00am

Room DS 002

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March

2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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2

 

 

 

 

3

How to write a personal statement?

Dr. Maritza Reyes

9:00am - 12:00pm

Room DS 002

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10

 

 

 

 

12

 

 

 

 

 

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14

 

 

 

 

 

15

 

 

 

 

 

16

Perceptions and Conflicts in Today's Youth

Dr. Félix Lebrón

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Room DS 002

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Holiday

 

 

 

 

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Deadline for Abstracts

UPRH McNair Research Symposium 2007

31

                                                                                                                                                                   

April

2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

2

Academic Recess

 

3

 

4 5

6

Good Friday    

7

Academic Recess

9

 

 

 

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11

 

 

 

 

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13

How to select a graduate school?

Prof. Carlos J. Olivo

4:30pm - 6:30 pm

Room DS 002

14

Rehearsal for the McNair Symposium

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Room DS 002

*Require to all Presenters

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Holiday

 

 

 

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20

UPRH

McNair Research Symposium 2007

Palmas del Mar

21

UPRH

McNair Research Symposium 2007

Palmas del Mar

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May

2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

 

 

 

 

1

2

3

4

PhD Roundtable

4:30pm - 6:30pm

Room DS 002

5

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10

 

 

 

11

Semester Ends

12

 

 

 

14

Reviews

15

Finals

 

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21

Finals

22

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25

Closing Activity

Casa Roig Museum

6:00pm

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