2014 Course Schedule

IFS Mid-Career Training at Yale

Foreign Module Schedule

June 1 - June 14, 2014

 

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Tea breaks: provided when possible on site

1 June, Sunday

Hour Activity Location
AM Arrive at JFK airport - transport to New Haven, CT (New Haven Hotel)  
11:30 am - 1:30 pm Introductions and orientation to New Haven and the US New Haven Hotel
2:00 pm Optional: Walking tour of Yale Campus and New Haven  

2 June, Monday

Hour Activity Locations
9:30 am Yale Shuttle bus pickup at hotel New Haven Hotel
10:00 am - 12:30 pm Program overview and context New Haven
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch  
1:00 pm - 3:45 pm Tour of Peabody Museum New Haven

3 June, Tuesday

Hour Activity Location
9:00 am Yale Shuttle bus pickup at hotel New Haven Hotel
9:30 am - 12:00 pm Urban Forestry in New Haven New Haven
12:00 pm Drive to Amherst, MA  
2:00 pm Lunch at University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst, MA
3:00 pm Managing Forests for Water Hadley, MA

4 June, Wednesday

Hour Activity Location
8:00 am Bus pickup at hotel  

8:30 am

Watershed for Boston Quabbin
12:00 pm Lunch at Fisher Museum Harvard Forest
1:00 pm Introduction to Harvard Forest Harvard Forest
1:30 pm Harvard Forest Field Visit Harvard Forest
4:00 pm Travel to Yale Myers Forest Yale Myers
5:00 pm

Introduction to Yale Myers

Yale Myers
6:30 pm BBQ dinner at Yale Myers Yale Myers

5 June, Thursday

Hour Activity Location
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Field Day Yale Myers
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MA State Foresters Yale Myers
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Talk on private landowners Yale Myers

6 June, Friday

Hour Activity Location
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Management of PRivate Forests  
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm Tour Old Sturbridge Village
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Drive to New Haven  

7 June, Saturday

Hour Activity Location
9:30 am Drive to NY Botanical Gardens (NYBG)  
11:30 am Lunch NYBG
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Guided Tour of NYBG NYBG
2:00 pm Optional: Rose Garden Festival  
3:00 PM Transportation to Hotel  

8 June, Sunday - FREE DAY IN NYC


9 June, Monday

Hour Activity Location
8:30 am Tour of Bronx Zoo Bronx Zoo
12:30 pm Lunch Bronx Zoo
2:00 pm

Drive to New Haven

Shopping in Milford

 
7:00 pm Dinner: Big Green Pizza Truck New Haven

10 June, Tuesday

Hour Activity Location
8:30 am- 2:30 pm Global Resources & Sustainable Management New Haven
12:00 pm Lunch  
2:30 pm - 7:30 pm Travel to White Mountains  

11 June, Wednesday

Hour Activity Locations
AM/PM White Mountain National Forest (WMNF) WMNF
6:30 pm Dinner at Mt. Washington Hotel WMNF

12 June, Thursday

Hour Activity Location
AM/PM White Mountain National Forest WMNF

13 June, Friday

Hour Activity Location
9:00 am Departure to New Haven  
2:00 pm Lunch  
3:00 pm Wrap-up and Closing Ceremony New Haven
3:30 pm Bus to hotel near JFK Airport  

14 June, Saturday - DEPARTURE TO INDIA