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Intern Orientation and Weekly Meeting: Monday, May 20, 2019

Time: 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Theater
Breakfast: Bagels, fruit, coffee, assorted drinks
Lunch: Pizza

Schedule for Orientation:

8:45 - 9:00 am        Arrive and get breakfast
9:00 - 9:15 am        Introductions (program staff and interns)  
9:15 - 10:15 am      Program Overview
10:15 - 10:30 am    Questions so far, forms, HR hello, lunch substitutions

10:30 - 10:45 am    break
10:45 - 11:30 am    Dr. James Carrington, President, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
11:30 - 12:00 pm    CSTM, Notebook skills
12:00 - 1:00 pm      Lunch
1:00 - 1:30 pm        Administrative business
1:30 pm                    Meet mentors and head to the labs  

Administrative Business:
GENERAL
•  Apartment condition forms - Turn in to Donna or Cathy
•  Folder packet contents/Orientation-any questions?
•  W3 Intern website - Check this often for schedule and agenda items
•  No meeting next week (Memorial Day Holiday)
•  Danforth Seminars and Thursday Mentoring Seminars-these are optional
•  RCR Training - modules due June 7, 2019 (see folder sheet)
•  Danforth Center Retreat (carpooling, mileage reimbursement)
      - Arrange carpools with each other or with lab members
      - If you drive additional interns, we can reimburse you for mileage
•  Workshop sign ups
•  Lunches/How to order lunch on café weeks
       -Next meeting (June 3) is Pasta buffet - if you'd rather order from our café, let Donna know

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TUESDAY, MAY 21
• Safety Training, 9:00 AM-12:30 PM, Room 60/61 (basement level under the stairs by the waterfall).     
  -Safety training is mandatory.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 22
• Security badges-stop by Security (near reception, room 1045)
   - Stop by according to the schedule provided to get your badge and parking sticker
• Plant Growth Facility/Greenhouse training (meet in potting room)
    Group 1: 9 to 10 am / Group 2: 2 to 3 pm

THURSDAY & FRIDAY, MAY 23 & 24

Annual Science Retreat (see this page for schedule)
 
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MONDAY, MAY 27
Memorial Day-Danforth Center is closed
TUESDAY, MAY 28
Phenotyping/Maker/Bioinformatics Workshop (Theater), 9 am - noon; 1 - 4 pm
WEDNESDAY, MAY 29
Tissue Culture Workshop (room 60/61) - Lecture 10:30 - 11:30 am
       Labs: Group 1: 1 to 3 pm (T/C lab room 0010) / Group 2: 3 to 5 pm 
THURSDAY, MAY 30
• PMSF workshop, bring lab coats if you have one to lab portion
      Lecture: 8 -10 am (Theater)
      Labs: Group 1: 10 to noon (room 1079) / Group 2: 1 to 3 pm
      Data Analysis: 3:30 - 4:30 pm (Theater)