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Student Research and Education Awards

Congratulations 2016-17 Student Research and Education Award Winners!

2016-17 Student Research Education Awards Recipients:

The 2016-17 Student Research and Education Awards program and celebration generously sponsored by Bob and Carol Simpkins.

srea_widgetEvery year, Friends of Seymour Marine Discover Center host an open competition for UCSC students to encourage research and education projects in the marine sciences. For student research, all geographic areas of study will be considered. For marine science education, the projects must be affiliated with the public education program at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Awards will be made to both undergraduate students and graduate students (both masters and doctoral). Awards up to $1,000 for undergraduate research and $2,000 for graduate research.

Awards Ceremony
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
4-6 PM
La Feliz Room, Seymour Marine Discovery Center


2015-16 Student Research Education Awards Recipients:

SREA Winners

2015-16 Student Research and Education Award Winners and Faculty Advisors

The 2015-16 Student Research and Education Awards program and celebration generously sponsored by Bob and Carol Simpkins.

Volunteer and Intern Opportunities

If you are a college student interested in marine science, science education, or museum-related careers, there’s an opportunity for you at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Hands-on experience comes in many different areas––K-12 teaching, informal science education, animal husbandry, museum administration, or visitor services. Consider becoming an ongoing volunteer or learn about specific intern opportunities. It’s the best way to learn about a career path you’re considering or discover the job you will love for a lifetime.

Check out available internships and volunteer opportunities.

Days & Hours

Tuesday - Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM


Spotlight!

FRANS LANTING PRESENTATION
JOURNEYS TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Two shows: 3 PM and 7 PM

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE POSITION
Apply today for this exciting opportunity––Seymour Center Volunteer Coordinator/ Education Associate.

MAKE A DIFFERENCE:
VOLUNTEER!
Join the fun and learn how to teach the public about ocean conservation and marine science!

ATTENTION 1ST GRADE TEACHERS!
Sunday, February 26, 2017

Dive into Life at the Seashore and the Next Generation Science Standards. Register today!

THE GIANT OCEAN COLORING BOOK
Art by Peter Winch
Now through February 2017

This exhibit features large black and white marine artwork from Peter Winch's new illustrated coloring book for adults, The Giant Ocean Coloring Book.

SCHOOL FIELD TRIPS
Schedule the best field trip of the year! Openings still available for Discovery Lab & Tours, Reserved School Tours, and Self-guided Exhibit Explorations.

OPEN DURING CONSTRUCTION
You'll see a lot of construction taking place here at the Coastal Science Campus but know, the Seymour Center is open for business as usual. Come visit!

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