Scripps News Archives

Photo: Erik Jepsen Around the Pier: Robert and Allison Price Give $6 Million to Birch Aquarium
Gift to Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography reflects Prices’ passion for changing way education is delivered to students from underserved areas
Mar 05, 2015
Two students underneath a pier hold educational posters. Around the Pier: Squidtoons - Sparking Scientific Curiosity through Comics
Scripps graduate student Garfield Kwan spearheads marine science-focused comics website
Jan 12, 2015
Four graduate students smile with the ocean in the distance. San Diego Fellowship Awards Record Number of Scripps Students
Four incoming Scripps graduate students supported through the San Diego Fellowship, a program designed to increase campus diversity
Nov 25, 2014
Steve Diggs and Roderick Around the Pier: Profiles in Diversity: Data-Driven, People-Driven
Long-time Scripps data manager makes a difference in his dream position
Oct 24, 2014
Twenty smiling students pose for a picture with the beach in the background. Summertime for the Adventurous
Diverse undergrads from around the country spend a summer immersed in Scripps science through the SURF program
Oct 20, 2014
A young woman conducts research on an oceanographic vessel. SURF Program 2014: Student Profiles
The 2014 SURF fellows excelled in a wide range of earth and ocean science research
Oct 20, 2014
A group of young girls examine rocks on the beach. Around the Pier: Scripps/Ocean Discovery Program Inspires Next Generation of Ocean Science Explorers
Local school-based program brings hands-on ocean science education to underserved students in San Diego
Aug 04, 2014
Scripps’s Cheryl Peach a UC San Diego Diversity Award Winner
Bringing ocean science education to the underserved is a passion
Apr 10, 2014
Octavio Aburto-Oropeza dives near the San Benito Islands off Baja California. Photo: Claudio Contreras Koob Around the Pier: Profiles in Diversity - Hispanic Scientist Driven to Make a Public Impact
A Mexican scientist at Scripps pushes beyond the traditional boundaries of science
Mar 05, 2014
Scripps grad student and  Classroom Connection fellow Sarah Lerch instructs seventh grade students Around the Pier: Scripps Grad Students Bring Cutting-Edge Science to Local K-12 Classrooms
Unique outreach program places Scripps students in diverse classrooms across San Diego County
Feb 07, 2014
Noelle Bowlin and H.J. Walker Around the Pier: Profiles in Diversity: Illuminating Unknown Paths
Scripps graduate student works to enlighten diverse audiences about unfamiliar careers
Sep 05, 2013
Scripps Oceanography Supports STEM Education
Scripps helps launch digital, sharable data in the classroom
Aug 28, 2013
Around the Pier: 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 26, 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
Living the Dream
Scripps Oceanography graduates first class of undergraduate marine biology majors
Jun 27, 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
Lighting a Spark for Science Lighting a Spark for Science
Underrepresented students gain valuable hands-on research experience at Scripps through summer programs
Aug 07, 2012
Focus on Diversity Focus on Diversity
Fifteen diversity champions from Scripps and Birch Aquarium honored
Mar 08, 2011
Around the Pier: High School Students Focus on the Future
Students, teachers from Compton High dive into oceanography at Scripps
Sep 01, 2010
UC San Diego's Scripps Oceanography to 'Focus on the Future' with High School Students UC San Diego's Scripps Oceanography to 'Focus on the Future' with High School Students
Compton High School students dive into oceanography and earth science during dynamic three-week summer program
Jul 09, 2010