The Ohio State University Upward Bound Program Summer Institute June 11 – July 19
Staff Introductions—TC’s • Rabekah D. Stewart, Program Manager • Jymese Smith, Office Staff Coordinator • Hope Hill, Lead Tutor Counselor • Marwa Berri, Tutor Counselor • Antonio Venegas, Tutor Counselor • Keshee’ Harris, Tutor Counselor • Saylor White, Tutor Counselor • Estevan Santana, Volunteer
Staff Introductions--Instructors • Ms. Cynthia Price, English • Mr. Gregory Jeffers, Mathematics • Ms. Maia Randle, Science • Ms. Marisol Green, Spanish • Ms. LaVonda Harrington, Sociology • Ms. Kierstin Montano, Psychology
Guidelines • Behavior • Attendance • Dress Code • Travel • Residence Hall • Schedules Needed
Calendar & Schedule June 11-15—Non-Residential • Arrive between 7:30 & 7:50 a.m. @ Hale Center, 153 W. 12th Ave.—Class starts at 8 a.m. • Lunch will be served @ Lane Avenue Dining Hall. • Students will dismiss from the Hale Center @ 5 p.m. • Note: Please provide a written and signed note, if a student must leave early for a family obligation, doctor’s appointment, or other excused reason.
Calendar & Schedule June 17- July 13—Residential June 17th—Move In & Cook Out, 5-8 p.m., More Info To Follow! Regular Schedule: Sunday night arrival by 8 p.m., Friday afternoon departure by 5 p.m. (no dinner served). Meals will be served @ North Commons Daily All Program Activity: Zoombezi Bay, Saturday, June 23, 2012—Sign-Up Beginning June 11th
Student & Parent Handbook Visit the following link to access the handbook: • http://odi.osu.edu/future-students/upward-bound/ • Calendar/ Daily Schedule • Rules/Guidelines • UB Staff Contact Information • Travelling Classroom • Upward Bound Program Information
Residential Life--6/17 – 7/13 • Norton House, 2114 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 • 2 or 3 students per room • Air conditioned & Wi-Fi • Bring towels, pillows, blankets/comforters, stuffed animals --Bed Linens Provided
Travelling Classroom—7/16-7/19 Monday 7/16: Depart @ 7am sharp! Bowling Green State University & University of Toledo Tuesday 7/17: Eastern Michigan University, Charles Wright African-American Museum & Shopping Mall Wednesday 7/18: Wayne State University, Oakland University, Henry Ford Museum & Bowling Thursday 7/19: Motown Museum Tour & Depart for Columbus Arrive @ 4pm!
Frequently Asked Questions • Is there a cost for my student to participate this summer? • Are parents allowed to visit? • Can students come home during the week? • Do Upward Bound classes earn high school credit? • On Fridays, do we move completely out of the residence halls and then back in again on Sundays? • Can my son/daughter call me during the week? • What items are students allowed in the residence halls?