Class Plans:

Introductions - About Me

  • Your team!
    • Lecture - Dr. Metcalf & Dr. Owens
    • Seminar - Professor Crocker
    • Labs - Bio & Chem
    • Advisor - Ms. Pfeiffer

Pass Contact Sheet around class

Call Roll

Syllabus Overview Bio/Chem-S18 Syllabus

  • Questions?
  • Walk students through the syllabus - show Blackboard
  • Assignment list (due dates)
  • Emphasize the importance of online homework
  • Late Work Policy
  • Electronic device policy
  • Expect students to check Islander email & Blackboard daily!

Icebreaker - Sharing Trepidations

Semester Goals:
1) BIOdiversity & CHEMmunication - Theme for Discovery Research & Professional Development

     A) Diversity in scientists and research; Discovering research labs and internship opportunities
     B) Primary literature & APA; Research proposal
     C) Presentations
     D) Team-building skills
     E) Real-world application of Biology & Chemistry
     F) Resume & Cover Letter
     G) First-Year Research Conference

2) Study Skills and Total Domination of Biology & Chemistry lectures!

3) Community Service

  • Science Olympiad - March 3
  • The Big Event - April 14

Reminders:

  • Wednesday, Jan 24 - Meet at OCNR 243
    • Bring your codes!!
    • Bring your planner!!
  • Upcoming Due Dates!
    • Study Guides - Jan 29 (Chem & Bio)