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Summer Workshops

Students in the Marine Sciences Summer Program are offered workshops and seminars by faculty and research experts at the University of Delaware and throughout the field of marine science.

2014 Summer Intern Workshops and Seminars

Speaker Workshop/Seminar
J. Lopez, J. Scudlark, A. Dittel Orientation (program overview, facilities, library, safety)
D. Miller Marsh Walk
  Luncheon with graduate students
B. Ullman Honor, integrity, and responsible conduct of research
K. Coyne Seminar: Extreme protists
  Intern proposed research presentations
E. Maurmeyer, A. Dittel Fieldtrip: Cape Henlopen environments
  Small boat course
B. Ullman After BS/BA, What next?
A. Dittel Boat Trip on the R/V Joanne Daiber
A. Trembanis Seminar: Advances in seafloor habitat mapping and robotic exploration of the ocean
D. Kirchman Communicating Results from Scientific Research.   Part I
D. Kirchman Communicating Results from Scientific Research.   Part II
G. Luther Seminar: Abiotic and biotic chemistry at hydrothermal vents
C. Sommerfield Seminar: Estuaries: where rivers meet the sea
J. Biddle Presentation skills
M. Oliver Seminar: Using robotics to understand polar systems
  Small Boat Practical
  Final Presentations and Lunch


Previous Workshops and Seminars (in addition to above list)

Speaker Workshop/Seminar
J. Biddle  20,000 Microbes Under the Sea
J. Cohen Where the $#%@ am I?  Orientation and Navigation in Marine Mammals
J. Gallagher Need Fuel? Hire a Halophyte. They Multi-Task Where Others Can't.
B.  Ullman Honor, integrity, and responsible conduct of research
A. Marsh Life Under Antarctic Ice
G. Mueller-Parker Apply to the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program, and Q&A about Other Opportunities for Graduate Student Support
M. Oliver Ocean Observing: From Satellites to Animal Tracks
F. Veron Air-Sea Interactions: Connecting the Ocean and the Atmosphere


Summer Research Projects

In addition to participating in workshops and seminars, interns work closely with faculty mentors on research projects.

Their findings are presented at the end of the summer. This experience helps them develop skills that will prepare them for future science careers.

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CEOE School & Departments

School of Marine Science & Policy

Advancing the understanding, stewardship, and conservation of estuarine, coastal, and ocean environments.

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Department of Geological Sciences

Discovering how geological processes have operated over various time scales to create and influence the planet’s surface environments.

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Department of Geography

Investigating the interactions between people and the environment and the processes that explain the location of human and natural phenomena.

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College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment • 111 Robinson Hall • Newark, DE 19716 • USA
Phone: 302-831-2841 • E-mail: ceoe-info@udel.edu

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