Graduate students take lessons to bay for plankton research cruise

Get a glimpse of field education in the MEES Program as graduate students cruised the Bay. 

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SESYNC Receives $28.5M Renewal from the National Science

The National Science Foundation Renews its support for SESYNC at the University of Maryland (UMD) with a new five year, $28.5 million grant.

To learn more about SESYNC's renewal, please visit our website

Student Spotlight: 

MEES is proud to announce that one of our Ph.D. Candidates, Ms. Kelly Pearce was presented with the Outstanding Wildlife Student Award by the Maryland-Delaware Chapter of the Wildlife Society.  Kelly is currently studying River Otters in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem to determine their eligibility to serve as a flagship species for conservation efforts in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.  For more information about Kelly, her award and her research, please click here!

Faculty Spotlight: 

MEES is proud to announce that one of our faculty members, Dr. Russell Hill, Director of the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET) has received a 2016 USM Regent's Faculty Award for Excellence in Mentoring, one of the highest honors that the Board bestows on its faculty! To read the rest of the article, please click here!

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