Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
EARTH

Schedule for the MBARI/C-MORE/ASTEP
Microbial Oceanography Workshop

July 20 – 25, 2008

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Sunday | Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday


Sunday

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1500-1600 Check in  
1600-1700 Evening reception at the University Club Room at the Hilton Hotel on the main floor

Welcome and Introductions, Agenda and Goals
Barb and George
1700-1800 Dinner (Hilton)  
1815-1915 Talk: The Dead Zone Francis Chan
1930-2000 Discussion (Hypoxia policy and outreach)
www.nanoos.org
Northwest Association of Networked Ocean Observing Systems
All
2000 Wrap up and go to sleep  

Monday

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0800 Continental Breakfast (Valley Catering)  
0830

Morning overview
Theme: General workshop information

George and Barb
0900-1000 Talk: Who is out there and what are they doing? A case study with harmful algae. Sonya Dyhrman
1000-1015 Break  
1015-1200 Activity: What are they doing? Detecting alkaline phosphatase activity in microbes. Weginer room 518 Sonya Dyhrman
1200-1300 Lunch at West Dining Hall (food choices)  
1315-1445

Wave Tank Tour – Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory
powerpoint presentation - there are some additional videos that will be linked soon.

Alicia Lyman-Holt

1445-1500 Break (cookies and treats)  
1500-1745

rubric presentations

All
1745-1800 Evaluation Chris Parsons
1800 Dinner at the Bomb's Away Cafe  

Tuesday

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0800 Continental Breakfast (New Morning)  
0830 Morning debrief/overview
Theme: Remote technology
George
0900-1000

Talk: The Environmental Sample Processor (ESP)
Links to movies:
DeepESP.mpg
ESP_animation.wmv
ESP in the lab.mpg

Chris Scholin
1000-1045 Discussion All
1045-1100 Break  
1100-1200 Exploration of ESP data and Web site All
1200-1300 Lunch (Valley Catering) Lasagna  
1315-1430 Food Science Facility Tour - Wiegand room 108a James Osborne
1445-1500 Break (Fruit and cheese)  
1500-1600

Talk: NASA Astrobiology
powerpoint presentation


notes from talk

recommended reading for this presentation:
James T. Staley. 2003. Astrobiology, the trancendent science: the promise of astrobiology as an integrative approach for science and engineering education and research. Current Opinion in Biotechnology. 14:347-354.

Martin Fisk
1600-1700 Discussion All
1700-1730 Evaluation Chris Parsons
1730 Dinner on your own  

Wednesday

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0800 Continental Breakfast (Valley Catering)  
0830 Morning debrief/overview
Theme:
George and Barb
0900-1000

Talk: HOT-DOGS: The Hawaii Ocean Time series and Data Organization and Graphic System

Kate Achilles
1000-1015 Break  
1015-1100 Activity: HOT-DOGS Kate Achilles
1115-1200

Talk: Remote sensing
notes from talk

Maria Kavanaugh
1200-1300 Lunch (Box lunch from Valley Catering)  
1300-1330 Summary of all topics, questions/answers Barb and George
1330-1400 Evaluation Chris Parsons
1400-2100 Get on board bus and head toward Hatfield and Oregon Coast Aquarium for tour All
1530-1630 Self-guided tour of Hatfield Marine Station  
1630-1730

Talk—Invasive Species
Related articles:
2005—Science Daily
2008—Shrimp Effects on Aquaculture
2009—Oregon State University

John Chapman
1730-2100 Tour/Dinner at Oregon Coast Aquarium Quimby's Catering

Thursday

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0800 Breakfast (New Morning Bakery)  
0830 Morning debrief/overview
Theme: Lesson Plan Development and Presentations
George
0900-1200 Continued lesson plan development
(Lesson Plan template—MS Word)
All
1200-1300 Lunch (West Dining Hall)  
1300-1800 Continued lesson plan development All
1800-2030

Working Dinner - Spice Islands Catering - Oregon specialities

continued lesson plan development

All

Friday

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0800 Breakfast (New Morning Bakery)
0900-1130

Presentations (15 minutes each)

Group Workshop Materials
Joan
Katie
Michelle
Liz
Beth
Linda

Some Like It Hot

Janet
Stephanie
Steve
Theresa
Miriam
Robert
Crystal

Microbe Matinee

The Good, the Bad, and the Bountiful
Microalgae—Blooms Gone Wild
Marine Microbes and the Temple of Bloom
Becky & Stephany BATS and HOT Nuts!
Ashley & Misty Blue Mud Shrimp Mystery
Vicki, Donna, Laura It's Not Easy Being Green
1130-1200 Evaluation Chris Parsons

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