Alumni News

 

LOREN MCCLENACHAN (Ph.D. 2009) and JEFFREY O’HARA (Ph.D. Economics 2007) were in the same CMBC Summer bootcamp.  They’ve reunited to collaborate on a new paper published in Marine Policy on institutional purchasing of local seafood.

Factors influencing ‘Sea to School’ purchases of local seafood products
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2018.11.023

KATHRYN (KATE) FURBY (Ph.D. 2017) our first SIO PIER graduate. Awarded the AAAS Mass Media Fellowship.  Kate will spend this summer writing for the Washington Post.
https://www.aaas.org/person/kathryn
  AYANA JOHNSON (PH.D. 2011).  If I published all Ayana’s news items, there would be no room for others.  Here’s her latest story, published in the LA Times:
What the Trump administration doesn’t understand about ocean conservation
TARA WHITTY (PH.D. 2014) shared a major product of her dissertation.  Published in Ecology and the Environment, it reflect s the concepts and ways of thinking she learned at CMBC.

Find her paper here:

ALICIA AMERSON (MAS-2015) makes the local news!
“Whale watching in the age of drones

   

AARON HARTMANN  (Ph.D. 2014) and KRISTEN MARHAVER
( Ph.D. 2010) with Dr. Mark Vermeji authored a paper with important coral reef conservation implications.

“Corals in Healthy Populations Produce More Larvae Per Unit Cover”Conservation Letters

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/conl.12410/full

   

CAROLINA BONIN (Ph.D. 2012) now Assistant Professor at Hampton University in Virginia

  BEN GILBERT (Ph.D. Economics 2011) now Assistant Professor at Colorado School of Mines in Golden,  Colorado

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