August

Date: August 29, 2013

Recorder: Quincy Williams

Trainees Attending: Tasha Zephirin, Sonny Penterman, Thomas (TJ) Wallin, Teresa Kao, Vanessa Peters, Thejaswi Tumkur, Rabia Hussain, John Kitur, Catherine Berdanier

Faculty Attending: Dr. Suely Black

Meeting Notes:

  • New meeting time for fall semester is Thursdays at 11:00 am.
  • Marc’s preliminary assessment of possible international experience survey
    • Dr. George Malliaras group (France) most requested location
    • Most Trainees want a two week experience
    • Most Trainees wanted to go during the summer (May-August).
  • TJ presented 2 slides on his research and is requesting feedback from Trainees and participating faculty

Module Assignments:

  • Collaborative course BME 6670 at Cornell begins today with introduction

Management Assignments:

  • Dates for winter retreat need to be scheduled ASAP.

 

 

Date: August 22, 2013

Recorder: Quincy Williams

Trainees Attending: Catherine Berdanier, Tasha Zephirin, Quincy Willliams, Vanessa Peters, Sonny Penterman, Marc murphy, Thomas (TJ) Wallin, Teresa Kao, Thejaswi Tumkur, John Kitur, Rabia Hussain

Faculty Attending: Dr. Suely Black

Meeting Notes:

IGERT Fall Modules

1)      Nanobiotechnology course

-          Tues/Thurs  11:40am –  12:55pm

-          Catherine will be following along in Black Board due to class & will work with Suely to figure out what her deliverable will be

2)      During the Fall Thursdays 1:20 – 1:50pm IGERT-MNM Seminar Videoconference

-          Report outs by Y3 Projects (ENE/Technical)  & Trainees research

-          Mentor participation

IGERT Spring Modules

1)      Ethics (2 weeks)

-          ALL – CITI Human Subjects Training

-          Y1/Y2 deliverable: Ethics component of HS curriculum deliverable

-          Y3 deliverable: Perspective on collaboration research e.g. guide for igert.org

-          *deliverable drafts due at end of Pedagogy & Writing modules

2)      Pedagogy (8 weeks)

-          Y1/Y2 deliverable: HS curriculum deliverable (including Ethics component)

-          Y3 deliverable: Draft paper about project development to date

3)      Writing Module (6 weeks)

-          Y1/Y2 deliverable: Perspective/Reflection paper on developing deliverables in Pedagogy Module

-          Y3 deliverable: Perspective on collaboration research e.g. guide for igert.org

 

 

Module Assignments:

Management Assignments:

  • Complete international travel survey published by Marc.
  • Template and schedule for minutes needs to be uploaded in Dropbox
  • Fall presentation dates uploaded to Dropbox
  • New folder need to be added to Dropbox for Senior Trainee projects and Publication

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