The **2018** **Prefresher** will take place from Monday, August 20 2018 to Wednesday, August 29 2018, with a three day break from August 25 to August 27 in between. Thus, the prefresher will be comprised of seven days.

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Below is the *2017 schedule*. Content in 2018 will include changes, which will be updated throughout the summer.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

9:00 - 9:30, Room K3541, Breakfast.

9:30 - 11:30, K354, Introduction and lecture: Notation and functions (Connor)

11:30 - 12:00, K354, Setting up computing software.*Please bring your laptops every day.*

12:00 - 1:00, K354, Lunch with Prof. Gary King.

1:00 - 4:00, K354 or CGIS Computer Lab2, Practice Problems and R handling / visualizing data.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

9:00 - 9:30, K354, Breakfast.

9:30 - 12:00, K354, Lecture: Linear algebra (Shiro)

12:00 - 1:00, K354, Lunch with Steven Worthington and Ista Zahn.

1:00 - 4:00, K354 or CGIS Computer Lab, Practice Problems and R handling matricies.

Friday, August 18, 2017

9:00 - 9:30, K354, Breakfast.

9:30 - 12:00, K354, Lecture: Calculus I (Connor)

12:00 - 1:00, Lunch on your own.

1:00 - 4:00, K354 or CGIS Computer Lab, Practice Problems and R building your own dataset.

Monday, August 21, 2017

9:00 - 9:30, K354, Breakfast.

9:30 - 12:00, K354, Lecture: Calculus II and Optimization (Shiro)

12:00 - 1:00, Lunch on your own.

1:00 - 4:00, K354 or CGIS Computer Lab, Practice Problems and R handling text

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

9:00 - 9:30, K354, Breakfast.

9:30 - 12:00, K354, Lecture: Probability I (Shiro)

12:00 - 1:00, K354, Lunch with Prof. Jennifer Hochschild and Prof. Xiang Zhou.

1:00 - 4:00, K354 or CGIS Computer Lab, Practice Problems and R handling stochastic systems.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

9:00 - 9:30, K354, Breakfast.

9:30 - 12:00, K354, Lecture: Probability II (Connor)

12:00 - 1:00, K354, Lunch with Prof. Pia Raffler.

1:00 - 4:00, K354 or CGIS Computer Lab, Practice Problems and LATEX, git, shell, markdown

(PDF version of Schedule and a copy of the Syllabus is here. )