2013 Alaska Marine Science Symposium
Fisheries—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.
KSMSC—The UAF Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center hosted a visit from Sen. Lisa Murkowski Tuesday, May 28.
SFOS—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.
IMS—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.
IMS—Seven instructors and 22 students from four continents are in Barrow this week for the UAF Polar Sea Ice Field Course.
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