Program Schedule

2018 SRI Participant Lily Ladner '21 is interested in the pathophysiology of resilience, stress, and depression-related disorders.

Summer Research Institute 2019
Schedule is tentative and subject to change.

Timeline and application process.

2019 Summer Research Institute Timeline

May 28, 2019, 12 PM
The Diana Center, Event Oval
SRI Luncheon: Official Start of the Program!

June 3, 2019, 11:15 AM
Altschul Hall, 903 Altschul
New York City C-14 Fire Safety and Laboratory Safety Trainings 

June 5, 2019, 5 PM
Barnard Hall, 304 Held Lecture Hall
SRI Faculty Talk with Professor Terryanne Maenza-Gmelch, Senior Lecturer in Environmental Science and Teaching Lab Director (Bird Conservation at Barnard's Field Station: Black Rock Forest)

June 10, 2019, 5 PM
Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
Excel Intro (key terminology, data organization basics, basic functions such as average/count/sum, formatting, basic charts including scatter plots/line charts)

June 11, 2019, 5 PM
Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
R Intro (intro to R Studio including Markdown, reading in data, file structures, summary statistics, creating and recoding variables, basic plots - histograms, box plots, etc.)

June 12, 2019, 5 PM
Altschul Hall, 202 Altschul Hall 
SRI Faculty Talk with President Sian Beilock, Barnard College President (Math anxiety: Who has it, why it develops, and how to guard against it) 

June 13, 2019, 5 PM
Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
Excel Intermediate (nested functions, conditional logic, pivot tables, data analysis toolpak for regression or ANOVA in Excel)

June 18, 2019, 5 PM
Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
R Data Manipulation and Visualizations (ggplot - scatter plots with standard error confidence band, dyplyr, subsetting data on conditionals) 

June 19, 2019, 6 PM
Barnard Hall, James Room
Student/Alumnae Dinner: Diverse Careers in STEM

June 20, 2019, 5 PM
Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
Python Intro  (jupyter notebooks, reading in data, file structures, summary statistics, creating and recoding variables, basic plots - histograms, box plots, etc.)

June 24, 2019, 5 PM
Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
SPSS (intro to the SPSS GUI, importing data, creating and recoding variables, ANOVA)

June 25, 2019, 5 PM
Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
Python Data Manipulation and Visualizations (pandas including groupby, data cleaning, matplotlib, seaborn)

June 26, 2019, 5 PM
Barnard Hall, 304 Held Lecture Hall
SRI Faculty Talk with Professor Jennifer Mansfield, Associate Professor of Biology
 

 June 27, 2019, 5 PM
 Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
 R Statistical Methods (regression, ANOVA, ttest, etc.)

 July 1, 2019, 5 PM
 Empirical Reasoning Center (Milstein 102)
 Python Statistical Methods (regression, ANOVA, ttest, etc.)

July 2, 2019, 5 PM
Elliott Hall, 2nd Floor (Beyond Barnard Library)
Workshop: STEM Resumes, CV's, and Cover Letters

July 10, 2019, 5:30 PM
Altschul Hall, 202 Lehman Auditorium
Library Poster Prep Session Workshop I
Guide to making a presentation poster.

July 11, 2019, 5 PM
Elliott Hall, 2nd Floor (Beyond Barnard Library)
Applying to STEM Fellowships in STEM Fields

July 16, 2019
Poster Draft and Poster Form Due, Submit on Coursworks by 11:59 PM

July 17, 2019, 5:30 PM
Altschul Hall, 202 Lehman Auditorium
Library Poster Prep Session Workshop II
Guide to making a presentation poster.

July 24, 2019, 5 PM
Altschul Hall, 202 Lehman Auditorium
SRI Faculty Talk with Professor Michael Campbell, Assistant Professor of Chemistry -- "New Materials for Ion Sensing and Water Quality Monitoring"

July 24, 2019
Final Poster Due, Submit on Courseworks by 11:59 PM

July 31, 2019, 9 AM - 12:30 PM
Glicker-Milstein Theatre & The Diana Center Event Oval
Lida Orzek '68 Summer Research Institute Poster Session

Writing Fellows will host Office Hours during the final weeks of the program to support student creation of posters.

Department-specific questions about funding and finding a mentor should be sent to your Department Faculty Representative.

General questions about SRI can be sent to sri@barnard.edu