Labside Chats

A Conversation with a Scientist

Thank you to everyone who tuned in live for Labside Chats! The program is on hiatus until further notice. Please sign up for the Seymour Center’s e-newsletter to be notified of upcoming Labside Chats in the future or explore our event calendar to find events and activities for ocean enthusiasts of all ages.

If you missed any of the conversations—don’t worry! Find the archived chats below.


Labside Chats are for everyone interested in science. Join us for a LIVE Q&A discussion from a marine scientist, who provides insight into the wonderful, curious, and sometimes bizarre world of scientific discovery!

  • Time: 11:00 AM PDT (unless otherwise noted)
  • Location: Online; livestreamed on the Seymour Center’s website and YouTube channel
  • Recommended for ages 10 and older.

Labside Chats are offered at no charge. Please support the Seymour Center by becoming a member or making a donation today. Thank you sincerely!


Future Labside Chats:

TBD

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Previous Labside Chats:

Ando Rabearisoa, Ph.D. candidate in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, June 10, 2021

Haley Ohms, assistant project scientist and researcher with the Fisheries Collaborative Program, May 27, 2021

Stephanie Brodie, project scientist and researcher with the Fisheries Collaborative Program, May 13, 2021

Zeka Glucs, director of the Predatory Bird Research Group, April 22, 2021

Katie Kobayashi, Ph.D. candidate in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and graduate student researcher with the Fisheries Collaborative Program, April 8, 2021

Suzanne Alonzo, professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, March 25, 2021

Luis Huckstadt, assistant researcher with the Institute of Marine Sciences, March 11, 2021

Jessica Kendall-Bar, Ph.D. candidate in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, February 25, 2021

Jerome Fiechter, assistant professor of Ocean Sciences, February 11, 2021

Michael Beck, AXA chair in coastal resilience and research professor with the Institute of Marine Sciences, January 28, 2021

Adina Paytan, research professor with the Institute of Marine Sciences, January 14, 2021

Shawn Noren, research scientist with the Institute of Marine Sciences, December 10, 2020

Carl Lamborg, associate professor of Ocean Sciences, November 12, 2020

Caroline Casey, research associate, October 22, 2020

John Carlos Garza, supervisory research geneticist and adjunct professor of Ocean Sciences, October 8, 2020

Sarah McKay Strobel, department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, September 24, 2020

Katherine Seto, assistant professor of Environmental Studies, September 10, 2020

Melissa Cronin, Ph.D. candidate in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, August 13, 2020

Mark Carr, professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, July 30, 2020

Phoebe Lam, associate professor of Ocean Sciences, July 16, 2020

Roxanne Beltran, assistant professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, July 2, 2020

Eric Palkovacs, director of the UCSC-NOAA Cooperative Institute and associate professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, June 25, 2020

Rita Mehta, associate professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, June 11, 2020

Dan Costa, director of the Institute of Marine Sciences and distinguished professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, May 28, 2020

Peter Macht, aquarium curator at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center, May 7, 2020

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