Schedule of Activities
Year Five & Six


October 2004
  • 10.9.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Intro to Environmental Health

  • 10.16.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    You Are What You Eat: Food Safety

  • 10.23.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    What Are They Doing to Your Food: Hormones, Pesticides, and Genetically Engineered Foods

  • 10.30.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    So Fresh and So Clean, Clean: Air Pollution




November 2004
  • 11.6.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Clearing the Air
    Field trip: Raisin Roots Festival

  • 11.13.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Field trip: Miami International Book Fair

  • 11.20.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Justice is Served: Environmental Justice and the Inner City

  • 11.27.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Thanksgiving Weekend: No Class


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December 2004
  • 12.4.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Community Research Projects

  • 12.11.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Heavy Metal That Doesn't Rock: Lead Poisoning

  • 12.18.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Get Your Butt Off the Beach: Water Pollution

  • 12.25.04
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Christmas: No Class


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January 2005
  • 1.1.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    New Year's Day: No Class

  • 1.8.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    What in the Water World: Is Miami's Watershed Clean?

  • 1.15.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Field trip: TBA

  • 1.22.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Your Toxic: Toxicity and the Factors that Influence It

  • 1.29.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Community Research Projects

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Febuary 2005
  • 2.5.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    BioTrac Replication Institute

  • 2.12.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Field Trip: Miami International University of Art and Design

  • 2.19.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Intro to Environmental Health
    Guest Speaker: DERM - Air Pollution

  • 2.26.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    What are They Doing to Your Food: Hormones, Pesticides, and Genetically Engineered Foods
    Marine Science Career Fair (10:00-1:00)

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March 2005
  • 3.5.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    So Fresh and So Clean, Clean: Air Pollution
    Internship Applicants Notified - 1st Meeting

  • 3.12.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Clearing the Air

  • 3.19.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Spring Break: No Class

  • 3.26.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Spring Break: No Class

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April 2005
  • 4.2.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Community Research Projects
    Internship Applicants First Drafts of Resumes and Applications Due

  • 4.9.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Environmental Justice
    BioTrac Replication Institute

  • 4.16.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Field Trip: Baynanza Beach Clean-up

  • 4.23.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Heavy Metal That Doesn't Rock: Lead Poisoning
    BioTrac Career Fair (12:00-4:00)

  • 4.30.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    What in the Water World: Is Miami's Watershed Clean?

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May 2005
  • 5.7.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Your Toxic

  • 5.14.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Community Research Projects
    Interviewing Skills Workshop (11:00-12:30)

  • 5.21.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Community Research Projects
    "Who Moved My Cheese" Workshop (1:00-4:00)

  • 5.28.05
    BioTrac Science Saturday
    Community Research Projects

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July 2005
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August 2005
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September 2005
  • 9.17.05
    Intro to Infectious Diseases
  • 9.24.05
    Microbiology Basics: Cells and DNA

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October 2005
  • 10.1.05
    The Culprits: Bacteria and Viruses
  • 10.8.05
    Guest Speaker: Bob Moses
    Fighting Back: The Immune System
  • 10.15.05
    Field Trip: Miami International Book Fair
  • 10.22.05
    Community Research Projects
  • 10.29.05
    Diseases on the Run: Major Epidemics

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November 2005
  • 11.5.05
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    BioTrac Replication Institute
  • 11.12.05
    Veteran's Day Weekend: No Class
  • 11.19.05
    Field Trip: TBA

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December 2005
  • 12.3.05
    HIV/AIDS
  • 12.10.05
    Community Research Projects
  • 12.17.05
    Community Research Projects: Final PowerPoint Presentations Due
  • 12.24.05
    Christmas Eve: No Class
  • 12.31.05
    New Year's Eve: No Class

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January 2006
  • 1.7.06
    Finding Patient Zero
  • 1.14.06
    MLK Holiday Weekend: No Class
  • 1.21.06
    Community Research Projects: Edit and Practice
    BioTrac Replication Institute

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February 2006
  • 2.4.06
    Intro to Infectious Diseases
  • 2.11.06
    Microbiology Basics: Cells and DNA
  • 2.18.06
    President's Day Weekend: No Class
  • 2.25.06
    Community Research Projects

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March 2006
  • 3.4.06
    Field Trip: Gold Coast Skating Rink
  • 3.11.06
    Fighting Back: The Immune System
  • 3.18.06
    The Culprits: Bacteria and Viruses
    BioTrac Replication Institute
  • 3.25.06
    Diseases on the Run: Major Epidemic

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April 2006
  • 4.1.06
    Finding Patient Zero
  • 4.8.06
    Spring Break: No Class
  • 4.15.06
    Spring Break: No Class
  • 4.22.06
    Field Trip: Baynanza
  • 4.29.06
    HIV/AIDS; Community Research Projects

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May 2006
  • 5.6.06
    Community Research Projects: Final PowerPoint Presentations Due
  • 5.13.06
    Finding Patient Zerone
  • 5.20.06
    Community Research Projects: Edit and Practice
  • 5.27.06
    Family Night!

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