Department of Electrical Engineering
March 1-2, 2013
We look forward to meeting you at the March 1-2 Open House where you will get a chance to meet faculty and explore New York City. You will be staying at On The Ave, an Upper West Side boutique hotel, on Broadway and 77th Street for two nights (Thursday and Friday). For more information on the hotel, please visit http://www.ontheave-nyc.com/.
In addition to providing hotel accommodations, Columbia will reimburse up to $750 for travel expenses. Please be sure to save all travel receipts including taxis, parking, tolls, etc. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO MAKE YOUR OWN TRANSPORTATION ARRANGEMENTS.
Friday, March 1
|9:00 AM - 10:00 AM||Breakfast / Pick up packets||EE Conference Room (Mudd 1306)|
|10:00 AM - 10:15 AM||Department Chair Welcome (Prof. Bergman)||EE Conference Room (Mudd 1306)|
|10:15 AM - 10:30 AM||Electrical Engineering Graduate Program (Prof. Shepard)
||EE Conference Room (Mudd 1306)|
|10:30 AM - 12:15 PM||Faculty Research Presentations||EE Conference Room (Mudd 1306)|
|12:30 PM - 2:00 PM||Lunch with Faculty||Faculty House|
|2:00 PM - 5:00 PM||Meeting with Individual Faculty & Research Group||Faculty Offices / Labs|
|6:00 PM - 7:30 PM||Dinner Buffer in EE Department||EE Lounge, 1300 Mudd|
|8:00 PM - 10:00 PM||Broadway Show||Times Square|
Saturday, March 2
We plan the following informal event for those remaining Saturday morning.
|10:00 AM - 11:00 AM||Breakfast Buffet in EE Department||EE Conference Room
|11:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Campus tour||Morningside Campus|
|12:30 PM - 1:30 PM||Lunch with Graduate Students (Small Groups)||Neighborhood Restaurants|
|12:30 PM - 1:30 PM||Visit Graduate Student Apartments||Morningside Neighborhood|