2009 Cohort Training - September

Saturday, Sept. 12
  Introduction to Structure & Function of Congress
Chad English
  How Congress Thinks Michael Rodemeyer
  Prepare for mock hearings Fellows & coaches
Sunday, Sept. 13
Morning Mock Hearings at Rayburn Bldg
David Goldston, James Paul, Michael Rodemeyer
Afternoon Critique/Discuss Testimony David Goldston, James Paul, Michael Rodemeyer
Monday, Sept. 14
Morning Framing Climate Change
Matt Nisbet

Preparing your one-pagers

 
12:30 - 5pm

Congressional and agency visits
Coaching with Nancy Baron (individual appointments)

 
Tuesday, Sept. 15
Morning Congressional and agency visits
Coaching with Nancy (individual appointments)
 
Afternoon Science in the Federal Budget Kei Koizumi
  Web page review Fellows
Evening Leadership & Strategic Planning revisited Peter Redstone & Martin Bloxham
Wednesday, Sept. 16
All Day Simulation-building: Engaging with partners
Peter Redstone & Martin Bloxham
Thursday, Sept. 17
Morning
Breakfast speaker
Paul Ehrlich

Sound Bites & Ambush Interviews: 3 concurrent sessions Paul Ehrlich, Stuart Pimm, Steve Schneider

Is the "Science-Advocate" an Oxymoron? Steve Schneider
Afternoon Closing