Timeline-2017

by Lyndele von Schill last modified May 31, 2017

2017 NAC Program Timeline [Subject to change]

 

DATE

MILESTONE

April 13

 

Welcome letter to NAC students

 

April - May

Python training begins

April

Mentor training continues, as needed

April-May

Identifying speakers

April 4-15

“What to expect” documentation prepared for 2017 NAC web pages (students): https://science.nrao.edu/opportunities/student-programs/nac/our-model

April 30, 4pm ET

April All-NAC Hangout (hosted by: NRAO; topic: Making the Most of an Internship)

May 1-12

NAC student summer prep: Python

various

Arrival/Orientation for NAC students

NRAO - Jun 2 -Aug 11 (10 weeks)

Princeton - June 12 to August 11 (9 weeks)

StScI - June 12 to August 18 (10 weeks)

UWisc - Madison - May 30 to August 5 (10 weeks)

Late May-Early June

Mentee/Mentor meeting during first week: agreement, expectations, plan, IDP

June 5-9

Summer School in Green Bank, WV (Charlottesville & Socorro cohort)

TBD June

NAC 2017 Cohort Zoom Hangout #1

TBD June

NAC 2017 Cohort Zoom Hangout #2

June 25, 4pm ET

June All-NAC Hangout (hosted by: TBD; topic: TBD)

TBD July

NAC 2017 Cohort Zoom Hangout #3

TBD July

NAC 2017 Cohort Zoom Hangout #4

Late July-Early Aug

Prepping for NAC Conference

July 30, 4pm ET

July All-NAC Hangout (hosted by: STScI; topic: TBD)

TBD August

NAC 2017 Cohort Zoom Hangout #5

TBD

Final (summer) formal meeting with mentor

TBD

NAC V meeting at Howard University

TBD

Princeton Visit - seniors

August 27, 4pm ET

August All-NAC Hangout (hosted by: TBD; topic: TBD)

Late Sep/Early Oct

AAS submission and preparation, including travel

September 24, 4pm ET

September All-NAC Hangout (hosted by: TBD; topic: TBD)

October 29, 4pm ET

October All-NAC Hangout (hosted by: TBD; topic: TBD)