Around the Pier

News on awards, events, and other goings-on within the Scripps Oceanography community

Getting Their Feet Wet
Scripps SURF program exposes undergrads to hands-on research to encourage them to pursue careers in ocean and earth sciences
Aug 23, 2013
Upward Bound Summer Learning at Scripps Oceanography "Thar She Blows"
High school seniors live the dream as summer scientists at Scripps
Aug 09, 2013
The Story Behind the Anthrax Killer
Marine microbe with distinctive chemical structure collected by long-time Scripps research associate, expedition leader
Jul 31, 2013
Following in the Steps of ‘Icons’
Four generations of the Scripps family reunite at their namesake institution to honor vision of their ancestors
Jul 08, 2013
Around the Pier: Following in the Steps of ‘Icons’

Jul 08, 2013
Living the Dream
Scripps Oceanography graduates first class of undergraduate marine biology majors
Jun 27, 2013
Around the Pier: Alumna Heading for the Stars Around the Pier: Alumna Heading for the Stars
Scripps graduate selected as a NASA astronaut candidate, the second recent alumna named to the highly coveted space explorer program
Jun 20, 2013
Samantha Schaeffer, Michael Mahoney, and Josh Jones. Around the Pier: Profiles in Diversity: Call of the North
Innovative education and outreach program brings students underrepresented in the sciences together with cutting-edge research
Jun 07, 2013
Profiles in Diversity: Call of the North
Innovative education and outreach program brings students underrepresented in the sciences together with cutting edge research
Jun 06, 2013
Scripps student argues for putting the humanity back in science at TEDxUCSD Around the Pier: A Story about Science
Scripps student argues for putting the humanity back in science at TEDxUCSD
May 31, 2013
A Story About Science
Scripps student argues for putting the humanity back in science at TedX
May 31, 2013
Around the Pier: Scripps Welcomes R/V Sally Ride
Newest member of Scripps fleet honors first American woman in space
Apr 15, 2013
Andy Nosal with leopard shark. Around the Pier: Postdocs Rank Scripps a Top Place to Work
Scripps Oceanography ranked 7th best institution in the nation in The Scientist magazine
Apr 08, 2013
Giant Meteor Goes Boom for Science
Birch Aquarium at Scripps presentation on April 8 to focus on meteor’s impact on science, global monitoring
Mar 27, 2013
Around the Pier: Giant Meteor Goes Boom for Science
Russian meteor also had an impact on science, global monitoring
Mar 27, 2013
“Whale Song!”: Peer-reviewed music for kids
Scripps graduate student sets learning about whales to music
Mar 21, 2013
Around the Pier: “Whale Song!”: Peer-reviewed Music for Kids

Mar 21, 2013
Emperors of the Phantom Coast
Expedition to hidden region aims to fill gaps in the science of emperor penguins
Mar 08, 2013
Around the Pier: Emperors of the Phantom Coast
Expedition to hidden region aims to fill gaps in the science of emperor penguins
Mar 08, 2013
A Swell Time
Surfers, oceanographers converge at Scripps to share a common love
Mar 07, 2013
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