Macathon snacks & beverages provided in Smail Gallery throughout the event.

Friday, November 10

When?

What?

Where?

4:30 – 5:00 pm

Students and Judges arrive

Check-in and folder pick-up

Mairs Concert Hall, Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center

5:00 – 5:30 pm

Judges & Teams Event Kickoff

Welcome/Introduction

Mairs Concert Hall, Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center

5:30 – 7:00 pm

Dinner for students (teams can start working at any point)

Lowe Dayton Arts Common, Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center

5:45 – 7:00 pm

Judges meet with Kate over dinner

Khyber Pass Cafe, owned by Emel Sherzad ’89

7:00–10:00 pm

Judges visit teams

Olin Rice Science Center                             

8:00 pm

Macathon teams turn in Final Registration Sheet

Smail Gallery, Olin Rice Science Center

12:00 am

Midnight PIZZA

Smail Gallery, Olin Rice Science Center

Saturday, November 11

When?

What?

Where?

7:00 – 10:00 am

Coffee & Bagels

Smail Gallery, Olin Rice Science Center

10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Hot Brunch

Smail Gallery, Olin Rice Science Center

11:15 am – 1:00 pm

Prototype Test

Classrooms, Olin Rice Science Center

1:15 pm – 3:05 pm

MACATHON SEMIFINALS

(TEAMS: Turn in Project Description Form)

Olin Rice Science Center: 150, 250, 350

3:20 pm

Mid-afternoon Sandwiches for judges and students

Smail Gallery, Olin Rice Science Center

3:20 – 4:10 pm

Macathon Judges Deliberate

Olin Rice Science: 150, 250, 350

3:20 – 4:10 pm

Macathon Team pack up/clean room and check out

Classrooms, Olin Rice Science Center

4:15 pm

DOORS OPEN for FINAL PRESENTATIONS

John B. Davis Lecture Hall, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

4:30 – 6:00 pm

FINAL PRESENTATION EVENT

John B. Davis Lecture Hall, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

6:00 – 7:00 pm

Macathon Judges deliberate

Room 214, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

6:00 -7:00 pm

Dinner (Mexican) for students

The Loch, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

7:00 – 7:30 pm

Awards Ceremony

The Loch, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

7:30 pm

Judge’s Dinner

Macalester College Briggs House