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Tentative Schedule

JBS is an intensive and immersive experience and students should expect to be engaged in learning four to five days a week for most of the day.


9:30-noon  BISC 4b: Lecture and class discussion
Guest lectures every two weeks


9:30-noon and 1-2 p.m.  BISC 10a:  Lecture, class discussion, students form sub-groups to work on projects, sub-group students give presentations in class (later on in the course)

2-6PM  BISC 10a:  Food lab


10-5PM  HSSP 120j: Full day field trip/site visit


9:30-noon  BISC 4B: Lecture and class discussion

1-3PM  HSSP 120j:  Class discussion and reflections on the field trip/site visit that took place on the day before


No class

Note that this schedule and all information is subject to change.