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Calendars of Everything

Note: this calendar is subject to change throughout the semester.

August
September
October
November
December


About the Calendar

The Calendar of Everything highlights important dates and events in all courses taught by Sean Chamberlin, including lecture and lab courses. The information provided here is intended to help you plan your study schedule and to make you aware of on-campus lectures, demonstrations and videos that may be of interest to you.

For those days on which something happening, the calendar is hyperlinked to a detailed timetable for that day. The calendar visible here provides brief highlights only. For a full listing, please use the hyperlinks.

August

Week Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
1 15 16

First day of classes
Lecture: Introductions

17

First day of labs

18

Lecture: The Internet
Video: The Living Sea

19 20 21
2 22 23

Lecture: Maps
Video: Tall ships
Movie of the Week:
Disney's 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Exam 1 online

24

Lab: Crystal Cove

25

Lecture: The Challenges facing ocean science
Video: The Blue Planet

26 27 28
3 29 30

Lecture: You, Me and the Deep Blue Sea I
Video: Modern  Shipwrecks
Movie of the Week:
The Abyss, Director's Cut
Exam 2 online

31

Lab: Crystal Cove


September

Week Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
3 1

Lecture: You, Me and the Deep Blue Sea II
Video: Overfishing

2 3

Exam 1 offline

4
4 5 6

Labor Day Holiday
Movie of the Week:
Hunt for Red October
Exam 3 online

7

Lab: Crystal Cove

8

Lecture: Planetary
Processes I
Video: The Living Machine

9 10

Exam 2 offline

11
5 12 13

Lecture: Planetary Processes II
Video: Submersibles
Movie of the Week:
Leviathan
Exam 4 online

14

Lab: Crystal Cove

15

Lecture: Planetary
Processes III
Video: Hydrothermal vents

16 17

Exam 3 offline

18
6 19 20

Lecture: Water
Video: Killer Storms
Movie of the Week
White Squall
Exam 5 online

21

Lab: Data Analysis & preparing web site

22

Lecture: Ocean currents
Video: Flotsam and jetsam

23 24

Exam 4 offline

25
7 26 27

Lecture: The Seasons
Demo: Solar Radiation
Video: Sea Ice
Movie of the Week:
The Big Blue

28

Labs: online chat

29

Lecture: Light in the sea
Video: Diving

30

October

Week Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
7 1

Exam 5 offline

2

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory 50th Anniversary

8 3

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory 50th Anniversary

4

On-campus midterm exam

5

Final lab: online presentations

6

On-campus midterm exam

7 8 9

Global Learn Day
starts @ 4 pm

9 10

Global Learn Day
ends @ 4 pm

11

Lecture: Waves I
Demo: Waves in a bottle
Movie of the Week: North Shore

12

Second term labs begin

13

Lecture: Waves II
Video: K2 Big Wave

14 15

Much Ado About Nothing Opens

16

Much Ado About Nothing

10 17 18

Lecture: Tides
Video: China Tidal Bores
Movie of the Week:
In God's Hands
Exam 6 online

19

Lab: Crystal Cove

20

Lecture: Beaches
Video: Longshore current

21

Much Ado About Nothing

22

Much Ado About Nothing

23

Much Ado About Nothing Closes

11 24 25

Lecture: Salts and nutrients
Demo: Water density
Movie of the Week:
Crimson Tide
Exam 7 online

26

Lab: Crystal Cove

27

Lecture: Seasonal thermocline
Demo: Water density

28 29

Exam 6 offline

30
12 31

Halloween!


November

Week Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
12 1

Lecture: Phytoplankton
Video: Antarctica
Movie of the Week:
Deep Blue Sea
Exam 8 online

2

Lab: Crystal Cove

3

Lecture: Photosynthesis
Demo: Fluorescence

4 5

Exam 7 offline

6
13 7 8

Lecture: Primary Productivity
Demo: SeaWifs
Movie of the Week:
Thunderball
Exam 9 online

9

Lab: Crystal Cove

10

Lecture: Seasonal cycles
Video: Seasons of the sea

11 12

Veteran's Day Holiday
Monterey Bay Field Expedition
Exam 8 offline

13

Monterey Bay Field Expedition

14 14

Monterey Bay Field Expedition

15

Lecture: Squid
Video: Life in the Deep
Movie of the Week:
The Beast

16

Lab: Data Analysis & preparing web site

17

Lecture: Fishes
Video: Incredible Suckers

18 19

Exam 9 offline

20
15 21

No on-campus classes

22

No on-campus classes

23

No on-campus classes

24

No on-campus classes

25

Thanksgiving

26

Holiday

27
16 28 29

Lecture: Sharks
Video: The Red Triangle
Movie of the Week:
Jaws I
Exam 10 online

30

Lab: Online chat


December

Week Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
16 1

Lecture: Sharks
Video: Great White Shark

2 3 4
17 5 6

Lecture: Whales
Video: Whales, An Unforgettable Journey
Movie of the Week:

7

Final lab: online presentations

8

Lecture: Dolphins
Video: Dolphins with Robin William

9

Finals begin

10

Exam 10 offline

11

On-campus final exam

18 12 13

On-campus final exam

14 15

On-campus final exam

16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31

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