The Nippon Foundation provides funding for GEBCO to train a new generation of scientists and hydrographers in ocean bathymetry. The 12-month course at UNH leads to a Postgraduate Certificate in Ocean Bathymetry.
On Saturday, Sept. 21, people were scattered about the Chase Ocean Engineering Lab on the UNH campus to discover new technologies, sea-floor mapping and the curriculum that students are studying as part of Ocean Discovery Day.
The Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory was abuzz with activity Friday as elementary, middle and high school students explored dozens of different work stations focused on marine science. It was the second year the UNH laboratory held an Ocean Discovery Day for students, and attendance nearly doubled this year due to demand.
Ocean Discovery Day brings UNH research to life with hands-on fun and education for families at two locations, the Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory on the UNH campus in Durham and UNH’s Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex in New Castle.
The University of New Hampshire announces the launch of its new School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering, an integration of the university’s various marine-related research, teaching and outreach activities.
The University of New Hampshire has started a new school of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering, focusing on newer topics such as adaptations to climate change and coastal planning, in addition to subjects such as marine biology and oceanography.