Monthly Archives: May 2013

Sen. Murkowski visits Kodiak Center: this week at SFOS 5/31/13

The UAF Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center hosted a visit from Sen. Lisa Murkowski Tuesday, May 28. Continue reading

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Maymester wraps up: this week at SFOS 5/24/13

Ten students attended the Field Methods in Marine Ecology and Fisheries (FISH 414) class taught during “Maymester” this year. Ginny Eckert taught the 2-week long class at the Lena Point building in Juneau. Continue reading

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Graduation and Commencement 2013 : this week at SFOS 5/17/13

UAF School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences awarded 34 degrees at the UAF 2013 Commencement exercises, including 10 baccalaureate degrees, 17 master’s degrees, and seven Ph.D. degrees. Two retiring faculty, Charles Crapo and Zygmunt Kowalik were awarded emeriti status at the May 12 event. Continue reading

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Remembering Professor Emeritus John Goering

Professor Emeritus John Goering passed away May 4, 2013 in Fairbanks. Goering was one of the two original faculty members hired in 1962 by the newly formed Institute of Marine Science at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Continue reading

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Polar Sea Ice Field Course: this week at SFOS 5/10/13

Seven instructors and 22 students from four continents are in Barrow this week for the UAF Polar Sea Ice Field Course. Continue reading

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School of squid: this week at SFOS 5/3/13

SFOS scientist Ann Knowlton taught 5th graders about life as a cephalopod and then led them through a squid dissection Thursday, May 2. Continue reading

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SFOS graduate students awarded research grants

Five SFOS graduate students were awarded grant funding in the annual Global Change Student Grant Competition. Continue reading

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