Center for Environment & Society


Tentative Schedule

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

  • Arrive at Washington College 
  • Meet and Greet with Program Staff and dinner in Dining Hall 

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

  • Breakfast in Hodson Hall Commons
  • Intro to CES at Cross St.
  • Overview of the Chester River Watershed 
  • Solve a mystery along the Chester River (hands-on activity)
  • Lunch downtown
  • Boathouse (overview of recreation/athletics and educational opportunities)
  • Chester River kayak trip 
  • Drive to River and Field Campus (RAFC)
  • Dinner over an open fire at RAFC
  • Return to campus after dinner

Thursday, July 19, 2018

  • Breakfast in Hodson Hall Commons
  • RAFC – wildlife exploration
  • Lunch in Hodson Hall Commons 
  • Tentative meeting with Admissions  (formal session) – admissions process for Washington College, for interested students
  • Afternoon on the Callinectes, one of the College’s research vessels
  • Dinner in Hodson Hall Commons

Friday, July 20, 2018

  • Breakfast in Hodson Hall Commons                                 
  • Break off into an area of specialty: GIS, Archaeology, Food Production 

GIS Option: Learn about the Washington College Geographic Information Systems Lab

Archaeology Option: Exploring the Public Archaeology Lab

Food Production: Student Garden and Permaculture workshop


Saturday, July 21, 2018

  • Breakfast in Hodson Hall Commons
  • Departure/Pick Up.