People

We rely on a diverse group of people for our success. The Center’s professional staff is dedicated to excellence in its fundamental role of marine science education; more than 200 volunteers, interns, and university student employees assist in every way. The Friends of Long Marine Lab is the community support group that provides funding for the Center’s entire operation, as well as for UCSC student research in the marine sciences.

  • Staff Volunteer

    Staff

    Get to know the people who make the Seymour Marine Discovery Center thrive.

  • Board

    Board

    Learn about the Friends of Long Marine Lab Board of Directors.

  • Volunteers/Interns

    Volunteers/Interns

    The excellence of our programs is dependent on the generous support of skilled and dedicated volunteers and enthusiastic interns. Find out more about them and learn how to join our team.

Days & Hours

Open Every Day July and August, 10 AM to 5 PM


Spotlight!

SCIENCE SUNDAY
Sunday, August 20, 1:30 PM
The Bait and Switch: A Discussion Of Seafood Fraud In Los Angeles And Santa Cruz.

ATTENTION TEACHERS
Start planning your class field trip to the Seymour Center. Field trip information and applications for the 2017-18 school year are available now.

JOIN THE VOLUNTEER TEAM!
Now recruiting for Exhibit Guides and School Programs Instructors - apply today for one of these exciting volunteer opportunities!

COMING SOON:
LOCALS "SEYMOUR"
IN SEPTEMBER
Santa Cruz County locals can visit the Seymour Marine Discovery Center for free any Thursday this September!

NOW HIRING
UCSC STUDENTS
Be a part of our team! The Seymour Center is looking for qualified, enthusiastic UCSC students—apply today!

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!

SEA OTTER AWARENESS WEEK
September 23 - October 1, 2017
Save the date for Sea Otter Awareness Week: an annual recognition of the vital role that sea otters play in the nearshore ecosystem.

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