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= Vacation Schedule =
  
May 7 through May 11
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# Doug
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## Working May 11 through Aug 15
# Transcribe written portion of surveys
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## Away June 23 - July 6
# Send hard copies to Mark and Dannon
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# Mansi
# Send receipt to Amy via Bryan Barnett at Microsoft Research
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## Working May 21 through Aug 3
# Figure out how to make monitors under Linux stop saving energy/going to sleep
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## Away June 3 - June 8
# Order robots
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## Away July 18 - July 20
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# Natasha
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## Working June 11 through Aug 10
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= Work Schedule =
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[[robot1]]
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[[robot2]]
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[[robot3]]
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== May 20 - 25 ==
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Mansi worked through the first few chapters of the textbook. [[MansiSummary]]
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== Wednesday, May 30, 2007 ==
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# Safety Training
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## 9:30 - 10:30 am      general safety, required of ALL students     
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## 10:45 am - noon      lab/chemical safety, required of students working with chemicals
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## Park 243
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## followed by lunch in the Cloisters - please join us there at noon!
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## http://www.brynmawr.edu/scienceresearch/sumscistudents07/summerschedule07.html
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== Wednesday, June 13, 2007 ==
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Dr. Paul Grobstein will talk with us about Science as Storytelling.  We will meet in Park 338, from 1-3 pm (this event will likely end early). 
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== Friday, June 22, 2007 ==
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[[The Survey]]
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Abstracts are due! Please e-mail your abstract to Sharlene Bund (sbund@brynmawr.edu), who will post them on the summer science web site.  Students working collaboratively are welcome to submit a single abstract with both/all student names on it.
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== June 25 - 29, 2007 ==
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Our work from this week [[Summary June 25-29]]
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== July 2 - July 6, 2007 ==
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Our work from this week: [[Summary July 2-6]].
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== CS110 Essay Themes ==
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As a final assignment in the new CS110 class involving Scribbler robots, Professor Deepak Kumar had us write a personal essay on our experience in the class (see assignment here: [[CS 110 Essay Assignment]]).  He compiled the essays into one pamphlet of twenty-two essays.
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When reading through the essays, I found a number of common themes. I've written an essay describing these themes.  I also have composed a number of various types of short versions of the essay.  Below are all four versions.
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# [[The Five Major Themes]] that I noticed from the essays.
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# A [[Paragraph Summary]] of the paper (which is essentially my Intro paragraph in the paper).
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# A [[Readable Outline]] for the paper (basically the outline I made when writing the paper, but made easier for other people to understand).
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# [[The Paper]] itself.
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Note: #3 & #4 have yet to be added to the Wiki.
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Hopefully the ideas and themes that I picked up on are both insightful and useful for constructing future classes.
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Natasha
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= Projects =
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# Order [[RobotEquipment2007]] (done - Julia, May 11, 2007)
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# Analyze survey data
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# Work on IPRE bulletin boards (resources in a pile on the workspace near the Roomba Create)
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# [[Ideas about the webpages for future CS110 courses]]

Latest revision as of 14:13, 3 January 2011

Vacation Schedule

  1. Doug
    1. Working May 11 through Aug 15
    2. Away June 23 - July 6
  2. Mansi
    1. Working May 21 through Aug 3
    2. Away June 3 - June 8
    3. Away July 18 - July 20
  3. Natasha
    1. Working June 11 through Aug 10

Work Schedule

robot1 robot2 robot3

May 20 - 25

Mansi worked through the first few chapters of the textbook. MansiSummary

Wednesday, May 30, 2007

  1. Safety Training
    1. 9:30 - 10:30 am general safety, required of ALL students
    2. 10:45 am - noon lab/chemical safety, required of students working with chemicals
    3. Park 243
    4. followed by lunch in the Cloisters - please join us there at noon!
    5. http://www.brynmawr.edu/scienceresearch/sumscistudents07/summerschedule07.html

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Dr. Paul Grobstein will talk with us about Science as Storytelling. We will meet in Park 338, from 1-3 pm (this event will likely end early).

Friday, June 22, 2007

The Survey

Abstracts are due! Please e-mail your abstract to Sharlene Bund (sbund@brynmawr.edu), who will post them on the summer science web site. Students working collaboratively are welcome to submit a single abstract with both/all student names on it.

June 25 - 29, 2007

Our work from this week Summary June 25-29

July 2 - July 6, 2007

Our work from this week: Summary July 2-6.

CS110 Essay Themes

As a final assignment in the new CS110 class involving Scribbler robots, Professor Deepak Kumar had us write a personal essay on our experience in the class (see assignment here: CS 110 Essay Assignment). He compiled the essays into one pamphlet of twenty-two essays.

When reading through the essays, I found a number of common themes. I've written an essay describing these themes. I also have composed a number of various types of short versions of the essay. Below are all four versions.

  1. The Five Major Themes that I noticed from the essays.
  2. A Paragraph Summary of the paper (which is essentially my Intro paragraph in the paper).
  3. A Readable Outline for the paper (basically the outline I made when writing the paper, but made easier for other people to understand).
  4. The Paper itself.

Note: #3 & #4 have yet to be added to the Wiki.

Hopefully the ideas and themes that I picked up on are both insightful and useful for constructing future classes.

Natasha

Projects

  1. Order RobotEquipment2007 (done - Julia, May 11, 2007)
  2. Analyze survey data
  3. Work on IPRE bulletin boards (resources in a pile on the workspace near the Roomba Create)
  4. Ideas about the webpages for future CS110 courses