2016 Schedule of Events — Teton

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Draft Agenda

In addition to workshop sessions, each day includes research application sessions, team planning time with faculty coaches, and site visits or field trips. PLEASE NOTE: The agenda is still in draft form and simply provides an example of what the structure of each day will include.

Saturday, Oct 8th 2016

Time Session Faculty
4:00 pm Housing Check in (available from 4-6pm)
6:00 pm
pick up
Optional Dinner Shuttle to Dornan’s Restaurant (pay your own way)

Sunday, Oct 9th 2016

Time Session Faculty/Guest Speakers
TBA Morning Wildlife Tour  (optional, additional
fee)
Teton Science Schools Wildlife Expedition Biologist Guides
TBA Breakfast
12:30 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Registration
1:30 pm Welcome & Intro Activities
1:45 pm The Murie’s : A Conservation Legacy
(Tour of the Murie Ranch)
The Murie Center docent
2:15 pm Team Project Sharing
3:00 pm Group Choices for the Week
3:15pm

Conservation Psychology: Introduction and Key Principles

Dr. Louise Chawla
3:45pm Break
4:00pm

Principles of Community-Based Social Marketing

Dr. Louise Chawla
5:00 pm Poster Session
6:00 pm Dinner

Monday, Oct 10th, 2016

Time Session Faculty/Guest Speakers
TBA Yoga
8:30 am Breakfast
9:00 am Nature Across the Lifespan: Ecological and Social Environmental Identities Dr. Louise Chawla
10:15 am Highlighted Case Study Example Dr. Louise Chawla
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Group Share Dr. Abi Abrash Walton
12:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm Encouraging Active Participation & Care
for Nature: Effective Programming
Dr. Louise Chawla and
Dr. Libby McCann
2:45 pm Highlighted Case Study Example Dr. Libby McCann
3:00 pm Break
3:15 pm Group Work: Programming strategies Dr. Abi Abrash Walton
5:00 pm Organized Outdoor Dinner & Social

Tuesday, Oct 11th, 2016

Time Session Faculty/Guest Speakers
7:00 am Optional Bird Walk ; Yoga
8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Addressing the “Knowledge To Action” Gap: Using CP Principles to Foster Action Dr. Nicole Ardoin
10:15 am Highlighted Case Study Example Dr. Nicole Ardoin
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Problem-based
Group Work
Dr. Abi Abrash Walton
12:30 am Lunch
1:30 pm Communication Strategies for Diverse Audiences Dr. Nicole Ardoin &
Dr. Libby McCann
2:15 pm Highlighted Case Study Example
2:30 pm Break
2:45 pm
Group Work Dr. Abi Abrash Walton
4:00 pm Skill Based Tools Choice Time: Values Based Communication OR Social Marketing OR Framing Messages OR Expert Consulting OR Evaluating Program Outcomes All Faculty
6:00 pm Dinner

Wed, Oct 12th, 2016

Time Session Faculty/Guest Speakers
8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Hope and Resilience: Internal and External Dr. Abi Abrash Walton
10:15 am Break
10:30 am Highlighted Case Study Example Dr. Nicole Ardoin
11:30 am Closing Ceremony