Marine Science Center

Field Trips to the MSC

The centerpiece of the MSC Outreach Program is the rocky shore field experience. Scientists have been studying the rocky shore at Nahant for over 150 years, and this two to three hour student experience introduces students to both marine life and how scientists conduct field study in this pristine coastal setting.

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MSC In Your Classroom

Northeastern’s Marine Science Center Outreach Program staff are available to deliver in-class programs in neighboring school districts.

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High School Marine Science Symposium

CALL FOR PRESENTERS! We are actively seeking keen scientists, educators, students, and other practitioners of marine science to share their expertise with keen high school students. Graduate, undergraduate, and even well-prepared high school students are encouraged to participate, and presentations can be made by an individual or small group.  The format each day will be […]

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School to Sea Program

The collaborative “From School to Sea: Linking Middle Schoolers in Lynn to the Ocean Next Door” program between the Northeastern University Marine Science Center Outreach Program and Lynn Public Schools allows sixth graders to become familiar with marine and environmental science through field-based inquiry and exploration.

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