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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 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.

    SEA’s Dr. Kara Lavender Law Delivers Keynote Address at Microplastics Conference

    Posted on: March 03, 2020
    SEA Semester

    Sea Education Association in the NEWS
    “Microplastics research needs innovation, health focus”
    By Marla Broadfoot
    Environmental Factor
    National Institutue of Environmental Health Sciences

    Experts from the environmental science and health communities met Jan. 27-28 in Washington, D.C., to discuss microplastics, the tiny pieces of plastic now being detected throughout the environment. The workshop was organized by the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) and sponsored by NIEHS.

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    Bennington College Student Studies with SEA Semester

    Posted on: February 25, 2020
    SEA Semester

    SEA Semester in the NEWS
    Studying New Zealand’s Oceans
    Bennington College News, Feb. 25, 2020

    Ella Simon ‘22, who studies Visual Arts, Public Action, and Environmental Studies, is among a select group of 25 undergraduates from diverse US institutions who are spending this semester sailing through the waters of New Zealand. Their goal is to study one of the most pressing issues of the 21st century: human impacts on the environment.

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    SEA Semester Student Describes Pacific Exploration for University of Denver News

    Posted on: February 25, 2020
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    SEA Semester in the NEWS
    Exploring ‘Mars on Earth’ and Spending the Semester at Sea
    By Nicole Militello
    Denver University News, Feb. 25, 2020

    Olivia DeWitt remembers anxiously waiting in the University of Denver’s Magness Arena to find out where she would study abroad. After months of dreaming, interviewing and boosting her GPA, it all came down to a little luggage tag in her hand, her destination hidden inside.

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    Elsaesser Fellow Jonathan Harris Adds to his Report on the Gulf Coast’s Maritime History

    Posted on: February 07, 2020
    SEA Semester

    Jonathan Harris, C-112, winner of the 2019 Armin E. Elsaesser III Fellowship, has added more photos and information on his project website, “Pirates, Blockades and Commerce: an expedition to explore the maritime history, fortifications, and lighthouses of the Gulf Islands National Seashore.”  He plans to continue adding more to the website, and describes his research opportunity as “awesome!”

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    Contact Us

    Email: communications@sea.edu