Scientific foundations will be held from 4 – 6 on Tuesdays, GRE prep and Grad School applications from 5 – 7 on Wednesdays and Thursdays. All other time (~9 – 5) will be spent conducting research in mentor labs.
|Week||Research||Scientific Foundations Course||Graduate Application Prep|
|1||Orientation, Research||Animal Welfare, Ethics & Lab safety, Searching the literature.|
|2||Research||Experimental design and statistics primer.||Grad School Application Overview|
|3||Research||Reading, organizing and citing the scientific literature.||Statements of purpose|
|4||Research||How to make effective oral presentations||Research Statements|
|10||Posters and talks||Designing your next experiment, session reflection|