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PRISE and the Summer Research Village 2014 Calendar (tentative)

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES
Weekdays, 7:00am: Insanity Workouts
Mondays, 9:00pm: Writer's Workshop
Mondays, 9:00pm: Fellows Research Exchange Discussion
Mondays, 9:00pm: Tap Dancers Workshop
Wednesdays, 7:30pm: Yoga and Meditation Group
Wednesdays and Sundays, 9:30pm: Chess Club
Thursdays, 8:00pm: PBPS Billiards
Thursdays, 8:00pm: Religion, Philosohpy, and Faith Journal Club
Fridays, 7:30pm: PBPS Coffeehouse
Saturdays, 5:00pm: Anthropology of Cooking
Saturdays, 9:00pm: PBPS Open Air Theatre
Sundays, 4:00pm: Tea Talks

WEEK 0
Wednesday, June 4: Fellows check-in, 5-9pm
Thursday, June 5: Fellows check-in, 9am-9pm 
Friday, June 6: Fellows check-in, 9-12noon
Friday, June 6: Orientation lunch and Opening activities, 12:00pm, Mather Courtyard
Friday, June 6: Inaugural dinner, 6:00pm, Dudley House (Distinguished Speaker Series: Professor Rachelle Gaudet)
Saturday, June 7: PBPS Activities hosted by the PAs, to be announced
Sunday, June 8: PBPS Activities hosted by the PAs, to be announced

WEEK 1
Monday, June 9: First Dudley House dinner, 6:00-8:00pm, Dudley House
Tuesday, June 10: Research and social activities planning groups, 8:30pm, JCR 
Thursday, June 12: Distinguished Speaker Series: Professor Noam Elkies, 7:30pm, Dudley House Dining Hall
Friday, June 13: Boston Pops, Symphony Halll Boston, 8:00pm
Friday, June 13: Cirque de Soleil "Amaluna," Boston, 4:30pm
Saturday, June 14: On the water: "Godzilla," or Boston Duck Tours, 2:00pm
Sunday, June 15: Boston Red Sox vs. Cleveland Indians, Fenway Park, 1:35pm

WEEK 2
Tuesday, June 17: Responsible Conduct in Research training seminar, 7:45pm, Science Center Hall C
Wednesday, June 18: Research and social activities presentations, 8:00pm, Mather D-hall
Thursday, June 19: Research and social activities calendaring meeting, TBA
Saturday, June 21: Taza Chocolate Factory Tour, 1:00pm and 5:00pm
Sunday, June 22: Freedom Trail, 11:00am
Sunday, June 22: Body Worlds Exhibit, 2:00pm

WEEK 3
Monday, June 23: Professional Development Series: Special Guest Dinner Chat (Daniel Rudoy), 6:00pm, Dudley House Dining Hall
Tuesday, June 24: Distinguished Speaker Series: Professor Emery Brown, 7:00pm, Sever Hall 113
Wednesday, June 25: Harvard GSAS Graduate School Panel and Fair, 3:00pm, Dudley House Dining Hall
Wednesday, June 25: All-campus undergraduate research barbecue, 6:00pm, Cambridge Queen's Head Pub (LIMITED DINING HALL SERVICE)
Saturday, June 28: SkyZone!, 2:30pm
Saturday, June 28: WaterFire, 3:30pm
Sunday, June 29: Boston Harbor Islands, 12:30pm
Sunday, June 29:  "Phantom of the Opera," Boston Opera House, 6:30pm

WEEK 4
Monday, June 30: Harvard i-Lab dinner and presentation, 6:30pm, HBS (DINING HALL CLOSED)
Tuesday, July 1: Distinguished Speaker Series: Professor Joanna Aizenberg, 7:00pm, Sever Hall 113
Friday, July 4: HOLIDAY (DINING HALL CLOSED)
Saturday, July 5: Franklin Park Zoo, 9:00am
Sunday, July 6: Six Flags, 8:00am

WEEK 5
Monday, July 7: Professional Development Series: Special Guest Dinner Chat (Luke Winston), 6:00pm, Dudley House Dining Hall
Tuesday, July 8: Distinguished Speaker Series: Lisa Genova, 7:30pm, Sever Hall 113
Wednesday, July 9: Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream, 7:00pm
Saturday, July 12: PBPS Egg Drop, 3:00pm
Saturday, July 12: Laser Tag, 7:00pm
Sunday, July 13: New England Aquarium, 10:00am
Sunday, July 13: PBPS Whale Watch excursion, 1:30pm

WEEK 6
Monday, July 14: Professional development series: Applying for fellowships, national honors, and research funding, 7:30pm, Location TBA
Tuesday, July 15: Distinguished Speaker Series: Professor Karine Gibbs, 7:00pm, Sever Hall 113
Wednesday, July 16: Faculty Chat with Professor Jeff Macklis (hosted by Frances Ding), 6:00pm
Wednesday, July 16: LEGOLand Discovery Center, 8:00pm
Thursday, July 17: Faculty Chat with Professor Vijay Kuchroo (hosted by Jenna Zhang), 6:00pm
Saturday, July 19: Melted Crayon Art, 3:00pm
Sunday, July 20: Cape Cod Rail Trail, 8:00am
Sunday, July 20: Boston Red Sox vs. KC Royals, Fenway Park, 1:35pm

WEEK 7
Monday, July 21: Professional Development Series: Professional Development Series: Special Guest Dinner Chat (Jacqueline Ashmore), 6:00pm, Dudley House Dining Hall
Tuesday, July 22: Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr. Scott Kominers, 7:00pm, Sever Hall 113
Wednesday, July 23: Bowling Together, 6:00pm
Thursday, July 24: Professional Development Series: Special Guest Dinner Chat (Jeff Miller), 6:00pm, Dudley House Dining Hall
Friday, July 25: PBPS Got Talent, 8:00pm
Saturday, July 26: Merrimack Kayaking, 8:30am
Sunday, July 27: BSO Tanglewood, 9:30am

WEEK 8
Monday, July 28: Professional Development Series: The Art of Public Speaking for Researchers, 7:45pm, Boyston Hall, Fong Auditorium
Thursday, July 31: Distinguished Speaker Series: Professor Shah Khoshbin, 7:00pm, Sever Hall 113
Saturday, August 2: Harvard Forest, TBA
Sunday, August 3: PBPS Tennis Open, 10:00am

WEEK 9
Monday, August 4: Presentation practicum, 7:30pm Dudley House
Tuesday, August 5: Distinguished Speaker Series: Professor Alyssa Goodman, 7:00pm, Sever Hall 113
Wednesday, August 6: PBPS Alumni Dinner and Round Tables, 6:00pm, Dudley House
Thursday, August 7: Special Dinner Guest Chat: Ned Friedman, 6:00pm, Dudley House Dining Hall
Saturday, August 9: Arnold Arboretum Hike and Lab Tours, 9:00am
Saturday, August 9: JFK Library, 3:30pm
Saturday, August 9: PBPS Formal, 7:30pm

WEEK 10
Monday, August 11: Presentations, 2:30-5:30pm, Science Center
Tuesday, August 12: Presentations, 2:30-5:30pm, Science Center
Tuesday, August 12: Special 'Thank You' Dinner, 5:30-9:00pm, Dudley House Dining Hall
Wednesday, August 13: Presentations, 2:30-5:30pm, Maxwell Dworkin
Thursday, August 14: Closing Dinner, 6:00pm, Knafel Center (aka Radcliffe Gym)
Friday, August 15: Check-out, 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday, August 16: Check-out, 10:00am-5:00pm