Course Calendar

Honolulu, Hawai‘i • June 6–July 17, 2009

Photo participants at end-of-course dinner.

June 6-7

Students check into dorm rooms (Frear Hall, 2569 Dole Street, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI)

June 8

First day of class

June 8-13

Theme I: The Ocean as a Microbial Habitat

June 13

First Public Symposium: “Variability in the Ocean as a Microbial Habitat”

June 15-18

Theme II: Microbial genomics

June 20

Load research vessel R/V Kilo Moana

June 22-30

Research Cruise aboard the R/V Kilo Moana

July 1-7

Laboratory analyses of samples

July 8-11

Theme III: Microbial diversity and function

July 11

Second Public Symposium: “Life Below the Euphotic Zone”

July 14-17

Theme IV: Microbial Control of Ocean Ecosystem Processes

July 17

Third Public Symposium: “Challenges and Opportunities in Microbial Oceanography”

July 17

Farewell Gala