2020 Tentative Program

Wednesday
July 15

  • 10am-1pm @ TBD meeting room with light breakfast and snacks
    • Welcome and introductions from faculty
    • Student presentations (10 minutes each) with break
  • 2-4pm @ Heraklion Archaeological Museum Guided Tour
  • OPEN AFTERNOON
  • 9pm | Welcome dinner @ Parasties Restaurant

Thursday
July 16

  • 10am-1pm @ TBD meeting room with light breakfast and snacks
    • Intro to key concepts and constructs (faculty)
    • Interactive group activity relevant to the museum experience
  • 2-4pm @ Heraklion Historical Museum Guided Tour
  • OPEN AFTERNOON (Knossos visit recommended if you bought combo ticket – valid for limited time)
  • 9pm-11pm | Film Screening or Group Workshop Activity

Friday
July 17

  • 10am-1pm @ TBD meeting room with light breakfast and snacks
    • Intro to key concepts and constructs (faculty)
    • Interactive group activity relevant to the museum experience
  • 2-4pm @ Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology Guided Tour
  • OPEN AFTERNOON
  • 9pm-11pm | Film Screening or Group Workshop Activity

Saturday
July 18

  • 8.30am departure for Spinalogka/Plaka Beach Excursion
    • 10am arrival at Plaka beach – free time to swim, eat, read, socialize
    • 3pm boat departure to Spinalogka for a guided tour
    • 4.45 pm boat departure back to Plaka beach
    • 5pm swim, slow late lunch, and discussion
  • 8pm departure for Heraklion return

Sunday
July 19

UNSCHEDULED TIME/Suggested activities

  • Greek Orthodox Church Service (am) e.g., Saint Minas
  • Take bus or share cabs to nearby villages (e.g., Arhanes, Myrtia, Houdetsi – check local festival schedule)

Monday
July 20

  • 8.30am departure for Arkadi/Rethymnon Excursion
    • 10am arrival at Arkadi for a guided tour (bring your own snacks and a treat for the monastery staff)
    • 12pm departure for lunch at Zissis Taverna
    • 2:30 pm departure for Rethymnon
    • 3pm self-guided Rethymnon tour with map and assignments
  • 6pm departure for Heraklion

Tuesday
July 21

  • 10am-1pm @ TBD meeting room with light breakfast and snacks
    • Special topics
    • Discussion
  • TBD EVENING

Wednesday
July 22

  • 10am-1pm @ TBD meeting room with light breakfast and snacks
    • Special topics
    • Discussion
  • TBD AFTERNOON/EVENING

Thursday
July 23

  • 10am-1pm @ TBD meeting room with light breakfast and snacks
    • Special topics
    • Discussion
  • TBD AFTERNOON/EVENING

Friday
July 24

  • FLEX SCHEDULE
    • Project-related activities
    • Meetings with instructors

Saturday
July 25

UNSCHEDULED TIME (Santorini 2-day cruise or Chania trip recommended)

Sunday
July 26

UNSCHEDULED TIME (Santorini 2-day cruise or Chania trip recommended)

Monday
July 27

  • FLEX SCHEDULE
    • Student paired interviews
    • Project-related activities
    • Meetings with instructors

Tuesday
July 28

  • FLEX SCHEDULE
    • Student paired interviews
    • Project-related activities
    • Meetings with instructors

Wednesday
July 29

10am-1pm Moderated discussion & debriefing
OPEN AFTERNOON
PM/Goodbye Dinner