Around the Pier

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

Around the Pier: A Swell Time
Surfers, oceanographers converge at Scripps to share a common love
Mar 07, 2013
Ocean Observatories Initiative Group Relocates to Scripps Campus
Cyberinfrastructure team developing new systems to coordinate data from hundreds of ocean sensors
Mar 01, 2013
Around the Pier: Ocean Observatories Initiative Group Relocates to Scripps Campus
Cyberinfrastructure team developing new systems to coordinate data from hundreds of ocean sensors
Mar 01, 2013
Around the Pier: The Ocean Factor
Scripps brings adventure and innovation to X PRIZE Foundation
Feb 26, 2013
New Year Kicks Off with Jumbo Squid Invasion
Boom of mysterious invertebrates the latest in recent string of inexplicable episodes
Feb 01, 2013
World’s Premier Ocean Monitoring Program Led by Scripps and NOAA Honored with International Distinction
CalCOFI recognized for valuable contributions and advancing marine science Scripps Institution of Oceanography/University of California, San Diego
Dec 30, 2012
Scripps Student’s Fin Whale Film Wins NSF Award
Foundation honors Eric Keen’s video tour of cetacean research
Dec 07, 2012
Around the Pier: Ocean Monitoring Program Led by Scripps and NOAA Honored with International Distinction Around the Pier: Ocean Monitoring Program Led by Scripps and NOAA Honored with International Distinction
CalCOFI recognized for valuable contributions and advancing marine science
Nov 30, 2012
Around the Pier: Vessel of Knowledge
High school students join Scripps research expedition and blog along the way
Nov 30, 2012
Scripps Graduate Takes Biofuel Message to Baja Road Race
Motorcycle fueled with marine algae is first in race’s history
Nov 07, 2012
Around the Pier: Scripps Graduate Takes Biofuel Message to Baja Road Race

Nov 07, 2012
Around the Pier: Remembering the Life of a Scripps Namesake
Robert P. Scripps was the the last surviving grandson of Scripps Oceanography co-founder E.W. Scripps and a devoted supporter of the institution bearing his family name
Nov 02, 2012
Around the Pier: Excerpt from “The Grounding of a Marine Biologist”
Paul Dayton describes formative experiences in new collection of nature writing
Oct 28, 2012
U.S. Navy Pacific Fleet Commander Visits Scripps Ship Facility
Common threads of military, science missions highlighted during Oct. 3 briefing
Oct 25, 2012
Scripps Alum Named to Whaling Commission Post
CMBC grad Ryan Wulff appointed deputy United States commissioner of the International Whaling Commission
Oct 25, 2012
Around the Pier: Scripps Alum Named to Whaling Commission Post
CMBC grad Ryan Wulff appointed deputy United States commissioner of the International Whaling Commission
Oct 25, 2012
Around the Pier: U.S. Navy Pacific Fleet Commander Visits Scripps Ship Facility
Common threads of military, science missions highlighted during briefing
Oct 25, 2012
Fireworms at Mission Bay

Oct 12, 2012
Around the Pier: Fireworms at Mission Bay
Punctual pairings set local shorelines aglow
Oct 12, 2012
Around the Pier: Scripps Now Powering Point Loma Ship Facility with the Sun
Nimitz Marine Facility installs photovoltaic system
Oct 07, 2012
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