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SEA Currents: SSV Robert C. Seamans

November 10, 2015

S-263, The Global Ocean: New Zealand

Global Ocean: New Zealand

Proposed cruise track for S-263.

The students of S-263, SEA Semester The Global Ocean: New Zealand, will join the SSV Robert C. Seamans in Auckland, New Zealand, by Sunday November 15th. They will end their voyage around December 23rd, back in Auckland, with port stops scheduled in Bay of Islands, Whangaroa, and Gisbourne.

Ship's Company

Captain: Bill Burke
Chief Mate: Sara Martin
2nd Mate: Beth Deal
3rd Mate: Rocky Bonner
Engineer: Ted Fleming
Asst Engineer: Nate Bears
Steward: Becky Slattery
Chief Scientist: Jan Witting
1st Assistant Scientist: Matt Hirsch
2nd Assistant Scientist: Gabrielle Page
3rd Assistant Scientist: Erin Adams
Maritime Studies: Mark Long


Sarah Baker, College of William and Mary
Julianna Childs, Middlebury College
Anna Connors, College of William and Mary
Chelsea Ettlinger, Oberlin College
Liam Gunn, Bowdoin College
Griffin Harris, Amherst College
Faye Hubregsen, Boston College
Erin Jones, Mount Holyoke College
Oliver Klingenstein, Bowdoin College
Hayley Kushner, Colby College
Lucy Marshall, Colorado College
Madeline Menard, Carleton College
Nicholas Monica, University of San Diego
Maya Norman, Bowdoin College
Tiong Sia, Colgate University
Tuna Sogut, Oregon State University
Elizabeth Stephens, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Travis Ramos, Colorado School of Mines
Emma Tolerton, Mount Holyoke College
Xiaotong Zou, Gettysburg College

Categories: Robert C. Seamans,The Global Ocean: New Zealand, • Topics: s263  ships company • (1) Comments


Leave a public comment for students and crew to read when they reach their next port and have access to the internet!

#1. Posted by Amanda Madeira on November 14, 2015

Shout out to Elizabeth Stephens.  Don’t have your email, so here is a big welcome tto you personally and your whole ships company to what I predict will be a fantastic adventure and voyage. Safe trip, fun voyage and fair winds.  Amanda Madeira



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