SEA Currents: lectures
May 05, 2020
Class on the Quarterdeck: Remote Learning from SEA
During this period of social distancing, the faculty of Sea Education Association is pleased to offer a series of lectures called “Class on the Quarterdeck: Remote Learning from SEA.” These online events are free and open to the public.
March 02, 2018
Spring Lecture Series to begin March 18
The Sea Education Association Spring Lecture Series will begin on Sunday, March 18, at 2 p.m., when Mark Long, SEA Associate Professor of History & Social Science and Associate Dean of Academic Partnerships will present “In Search of Margaritaville: Jimmy Buffett’s Vision of a Greater Caribbean.”
September 19, 2016
Lectureship honors Ambrose Jearld, Jr. for promoting diversity
The Woods Hole scientific community on Saturday honored Ambrose Jearld, Jr., influential NOAA researcher and SEA overseer, with an annual lectureship in recognition of his efforts to make oceanography and marine biology more accessible to a diverse body of students and research faculty.
The surprise presentation was made at Jearld’s retirement party at Fisher House, Church of the Messiah, in Woods Hole. Jearld retired from NOAA Fisheries Service on Sept. 2 after 38 years of service.
The Ambrose Jearld, Jr. Lecture, established and administered by the Diversity Initiative and Diversity Advisory Committee, will be given every summer in Woods Hole by invited scholars, scientists, and authors. The lectures will begin next summer, coinciding with the biennial John K. Bullard Diversity Award.