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AMP Weekend July 28 – 29, 2017

Thursday, July 27

8:00 – 10:00 pm On-Site Study Session (optional)
Cheng Wang and Jack Corbett, Graduate Teaching Assistants
Darden Classroom 270

Friday, July 28

Continental breakfast available outside Darden Classroom 270

9:00 am – 5:00 pm Class

SYS 6043 Applied Optimization
Professor Peter Beling
Cheng Wang, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Darden Classroom 270
Learning Team Rooms 275 – 278 & 293 A – B

Books for APMA 6430 will be distributed. Please pick up your books and stow them before going to the dining room.

12:00 pm Buffet lunch in the Abbott Center Dining Room

5:45 pm Pizza in Café 67

6:45 pm Seminar with with Valerie Michel – “R U Ready?”
Classroom 270

Valerie Michel, an alumna of Accelerated Master’s Program in Systems Engineering, will soon serve as the new Program TA for the AMP. Valerie earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University in 2015 and her Master of Engineering in Systems Engineering at UVA in the 2016 – 17 AMP cohort. She will be continuing her studies in Systems Engineering at UVA in the department’s Ph.D. program starting next month. Valerie has worked at the University of Virginia since 2015, originally in the School of Medicine in the Department of Hematology/Oncology and currently in the UVA Health System’s Epilepsy Center. Valerie is a Charlottesville native. She rowed throughout her college years at Case Western and took a thermodynamics course in Botswana, Africa. She will be a terrific resource to the students and faculty of the AMP. In addition to her expertise in R and other valuable skills, she plays bassoon and flute and is a fantastic tetris player!

Saturday, July 29

7:00 am Breakfast in the Abbott Center Dining Room (dine in or take out)

8:00 am – 4:00 pm Class

SYS 6045 Applied Probabilistic Modeling
Professor Steve Patek
Jack Corbett, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Darden Classroom 270

12:00 pm Buffet lunch in the Abbott Center Dining Room