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About Sea Education Association

Press Kit

Sea Education Association (SEA) is a leading non-profit, independent educational institution focused on environmental studies and the world’s oceans.

  • Founded 45 years ago (in 1971)
  • Based in the oceanographic research community of Woods Hole, Massachusetts on Cape Cod
  • One of six scientific research institutions in this vicinity
  • Full-time faculty in oceanography, history, anthropology, public policy, and nautical science
  • Dedicated to educating the next generation of ocean scholars, stewards, and leaders

SEA Semester is our flagship academic study abroad program.


High Resolution Ship Photos

SSV Corwith Cramer
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SSV Corwith Cramer
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SSV Corwith Cramer
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SSV Robert C. Seamans
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SSV Robert C. Seamans
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SSV Robert C. Seamans
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Captions & Credit

In captions, ships should be identified as: “SSV Corwith Cramer, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA” or “SSV Robert C. Seamans, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA”

Please use the following photo credit: “Photo(s) courtesy of Sea Education Association | SEA Semester® | www.sea.edu.”


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    SEA in the News

    Below are highlights from recent news articles featuring SEA Semester. To view more, click here.

    PRESS RELEASE: A Return to Sea: Students Embark on Tall Ship Research Expedition

    Posted on: April 13, 2021
    SEA Semester

    WOODS HOLE, MASS. — The college students listed below recently arrived aboard the SSV Corwith Cramer to spend the next five weeks at sea studying the marine ecosystem of coastal and near-coastal East Coast waters and the western Sargasso Sea.

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    SEA Seeks Dean of Admissions

    Posted on: April 01, 2021

    SEA is seeking an entrepreneurial Dean of Admissions to lead the strategy and team that connects fantastic students with our one-of-a-kind programs.

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    The Log has Landed! 2021 Elsaesser Fellow Begins Project

    Posted on: March 26, 2021
    By: Bryant Jew
    SEA Semester

    SEA Semester alumnus Bryant Jew, C-276, is the recipient of the 2021 Armin E. Elsaesser III Fellowship Award. Bryant is using his award to build a working Hawaiian style dugout canoe while creating videos to teach the public about such vessels and the culture that surrounds them. This is his first update.

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    Tall Ships America Honors SEA Captain Sean Bercaw, Crew & Support Teams

    Posted on: March 01, 2021
    By: Doug Karlson, Marketing & Communications Coordinator
    SEA Semester

    In recognition of the epic voyage of the SSV Robert C. Seamans last year, Tall Ships America last week honored SEA Captain Sean Bercaw, the crew of the Seamans, and SEA’s Marine Operations and Academic Program teams with its 2020 Tall Ships America Reimagination Award.

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    Contact Us

    Email: communications@sea.edu