The New England Ocean Science Education Collaborative (NEOSEC), a network that includes 55 member institiutions from around New England, has spawned numerous regional marine education projects in which the NUMSC has been an active participant. The MSC’s outreach coordinator, Carole McCauley, is now taking a turn at the helm of this group.
After 37 years, 40,000 specimens, and 150 gallons of owl pellets, Professor Gwil Jones, also the Director for the NU Center for Vertebrate Studies, is looking forward to continuing to feed his passions for birding and family.
Professors Mark Patterson and Brian Helmuth are working with Fabian Cousteau to develop the research workplan for the “Mission 31″ event. This saturation experience, aboard Florida International University’s Aquarius underwater facility, will supersede Aquarius’ 30-day record set by Fabian’s grandfather, the legendary Jacques Cousteau 50 years ago.
After 33 years at Northeastern University, Dr. Donald Cheney is retiring, leaving behind countless grateful students and a long list of accomplishments in biology and marine science.
Overfishing has resulted in the serial depletion of fish stocks around the world and caused significant collateral damage to non-target species because of high levels of bycatch.
In 1967, the year Northeastern’s Marine Science Center was established, the world was a different place.
A guest post by David Kimbro, as featured in the blog In the Grass, On the Reef.
People tend to be skeptical of environmental science and political science combined major Anderson Page’s house, a 144-square-foot unit built this spring as part of his senior thesis project.
The College of Science would like to congratulate its students who have been named to the Office for Student Affairs’ first “Huntington 100: Distinguished Seniors and Juniors” program.
The species that live on our coasts provide benefits that most of us are unaware of.