Capstone

Events

Preperation Phase

August 21, 2017 - September 22, 2017

Goals:
- compile thorough research in order to have a solid capstone idea

Proposal Phase

September 25, 2017 - November 5, 2017

Goals:
- iron out details of capstone idea
- find a mentor
- research in depth about food deserts, biodome (greenhouses), etc
- determine method of building scale dome

Proposal Revision

November 6, 2017 - November 10, 2017

Implementation Phase

November 13, 2017 - January 19, 2018

Goals:
- build a successful aquaponics system
- determine benefits and negatives of aquaponics
- communicate and utilize my mentor as aid to better my capstone
- collect data

Results Section

January 22, 2018 - January 26, 2018

Data Analysis Phase

February 5, 2018 - February 9, 2018

Goals:
- analyze data in an efficient way

Final Research Report Compilation

February 12, 2018 - April 9, 2018

Goals:
- demonstrate higher levels of competency in knowledge areas around my capstone
- create a thorough research report

Peer Review

March 26, 2018 - April 6, 2018

Goals:
- utilize feedback from my peers to better my capstone

Final Preparations

April 10, 2018 - April 25, 2018

Capstone Presentations!!

April 24, 2018 - April 26, 2018

Paquette's Events

Pitch to Panel

September 18, 2017

Feedback and Revision

September 19, 2017 - September 22, 2017

Mentor Checklist/ Proposal Contract Sign-Offs

November 6, 2017 - November 10, 2017

TED Talks

December 18, 2017 - December 20, 2017

Write Results Section

February 26, 2018 - March 2, 2018

Write Discussion Section

March 5, 2018 - March 9, 2018

Write Conclusion and Abstract

March 12, 2018 - March 16, 2018

Mock Presentations

April 17, 2018 - April 20, 2018

Capstone Reflection

April 27, 2018

wow it's finally done, you did it! (hopefully)

My Events

Panel Presentation

September 18, 2017

10:50-11:05
Idea Room 1

Finish Research

November 12, 2017

-Food Deserts
-Biodomes
-Greenhouses
-Building a Scale Dome

Aquaponics vs Normal Gardening

November 27, 2017 - February 1, 2018
  • collect data weekly, record data in predetermined tables
  • take pictures and videos

Collect Materials for Data Collection

November 27, 2017 - December 11, 2017

This lasts long because fish can't be collected until after setup

Set Up Aquaponics System

December 1, 2017 - December 5, 2017

Set Up Regular Garden

December 4, 2017 - December 7, 2017

Add Fish, System Flows

December 10, 2017 - December 16, 2017

The system has to cycle a little before the gardening starts to ensure that the aquaponics will work

Finish Collecting Data

February 5, 2018

Capstone Completion

April 18, 2018