Alumni & Parents

Alumni & Parents

Alumni Upcoming Events

Regional Events

SEA Alumni Events, held regionally, are a great way to keep abreast of SEA news and reconnect with or meet new shipmates.

We send invitations by email based on your last known address. If you've recently moved or changed your email, we encourage you to update your information in the Alumni Directory to stay abreast of events in your location.

Group photo from our first alumni and crew event in Portland, ME:

Around 35 alumni, crew and faculty joined us at RiRa Irish Pub on Thursday, May 1, 2014 to reconnect and learn about our new programs, destinations and New Directions.

Group photo from the March New England Alumni & Crew Event:

Around 40 alumni and crew (current and former) joined us at John Harvard's in Cambridge on Thursday, March 13, 2014 to network and learn about our new programs and destinations. We also congratulated Capt. Peg Brandon, W-48, as SEA's new President! Thank you all for coming!

Events run 1800-2030, unless noted otherwise. Check back for locations and to RSVP closer to each event date!
Looking forward to seeing you!

SEA at the 2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting in Honolulu, HI

A number of SEA faculty attended the 2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting in Honolulu, HI February 24-28, 2014 to represent SEA and gave several presentations and posters on our programs and research collaborations.

Additionally, we organized a Meet & Greet for alumni, friends and colleagues of SEA!

Alumni, friends and crew living in Hawaii or attending the meeting joined Jeff Schell, Erik Zettler and Skye Moret, C-190, at Kuzu Ala Moana for a Meet and Greet on Wed, Feb 26th. Thank you all for coming!

Alumni News

Alumni in the News!

Our alumni are always on the move and working on exciting projects, and we love to celebrate their achievements!

Rachel Zoe Miller, W-111 and Co-Founder of the Rozalia Project for a Clean Ocean, gives Tedx talk "We Can Clean the Ocean"

Alison (Rogers) Gray, C-171, awarded a NOAA Climate and Global Change Postdoctoral Fellowship

Jackie Kroeger, S-252, is one of the 2013 NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Scholars

Justin Falcone S-245 selected as one of the 2014 Harry S. Truman Scholars

Kiya Gornik S-193, Laura Windecker W-176, Sandy Aylesworth W-171 and Alyson Fleming W-163A are 2014 Sea Grant Knauss Fellows and continue a long tradition of SEA Semester AND Knauss Fellowship alumni

Laura Lilly, C-205J & S-235, is this year's California Sea Grant fellow!

Elana Hawke, C-235, wins 2013 Antarctic Youth Ambassador - Environmental Award from the Sir Peter Blake Trust

Dr. Amy Bower, W-47, Physical Oceanographer at WHOI receives $11.6 million to measure changes in ocean circulation.

We would love to share your news and achievements!  Please let us know by contacting Victoria Smith,, with your name, class number, and news.

Alumni Contact

Victoria Smith

Alumni Relations Coordinator
(508) 540-3954 ext. 512

Alumni Profiles

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