The Marine Science Center is proud to announce the successful PhD dissertation defense of seven graduate students in the past year: Althea Moore, Nicholas Colvard, Jennifer Elliot, Sarah Gignoux-Wolfsohn, Lara Lewis-McGrath, Christine Ramsay-Newton, and Lin Zhu. Upon successful defense of their dissertations, these students earned doctorate degrees as successful graduates of Northeastern’s Ecology, Evolution, and […]
A webcam operated by the Helmuth Lab captured some stunning footage of an endangered North Atlantic right whale in the waters off the MSC this week.
New research by MSC Postdoctoral Researcher Catherine Matassa and colleagues illustrates the value of considering prey traits and resource availability when examining ecosystem-level impacts of predator-prey interactions.
Phil Levin’s presentation at the 4th annual Burba Lecture informed and entertained listeners, highlighting the challenges and opportunities of incorporating social science data into strategies for ecosystem-based management of fisheries.
New work by a team of geologists including two Marine and Environmental Sciences professors, documents the unique geological features of Boston Harbor.
Despite a thwarted dive, the Third Annual (almost!) Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest yielded some beautiful marine themed Jack-O-Lanterns.
A recent study led by MSC graduate students probed the effects of key environmental variables on the life history pattern of an ephemeral golden alga that grows on local eelgrass.
Thanks to a grant from the Filene Foundation, the MSC Outreach Program’s “School to Sea” program continues to serve 6th graders from Breed and Pickering Middle Schools in Lynn
Professor Mark Patterson recently discussed his career passions at the College of Science’s first-ever “What Lights Their Fire” event.
The MSC enjoyed its Annual Open House on Saturday, October 4th. Faculty, staff, students, volunteers, and community partners came out to make the MSC shine.