Day 5-Thursday...

...yet another great day at the SAT Governor's Institute!

Today the River and Lowland groups took a journey on the

R/V Melosira, UVM's Lake Champlain research vessel.

The Lowland group aboard the Melosira

A look inside the mouth of a lamprey...beautiful isn't it!?!

Nancy and the Lowland group closely observing specimen samples from the lake


 

The Entire River Group aboard the Melosira

The River group got a great picture of this beautiful heron

 

Feelin' a little sea sick Jen?


 

Meanwhile out in the field....

 

WHAT A TALENTED GROUP YOU UPLANDERS ARE!!

 

Shana and Karri observing "The Cut".

 

Bill goes for a float in the river.

Mike, Karri, Lisa, and Pete in another one of their "CRAZY" moments!

 


The next part of our day was spent between the Perkins Computer Lab where we processed our tree ring data and UVM's cell imaging facility where we were able to look at our own specimens from the field under high powered microscopes.

Pat looking into one of the high powered microscopes

 

Lisa and Liz with an image from the cell imaging facility

 

A bug from the Upland group magnified 40x...cool!

 

Bill with a tree core sample in the computer lab.

Bill scanning the tree core into the computer.

 


In the afternoon we headed to North Beach in Burlington to have a picnic...and we celebrated Karri's 16th Birthday!!!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY KARRI

Karri gets a suprise birthday package from her family!

 

Getting ready for a game of Ultimate Frisbee!

 

Check out more pictures from our picnic at North Beach

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


After our picnic we went back to campus for CAREER NIGHT

BELOW ARE SOME OF OUR CAREER NIGHT GUESTS

 

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