Northeast Happenings

by Karen on 2016/01/06

in Northeast

Happy New Year!

I have just a few things to make sure you are aware of:

  • There is an aquatic species collection workshop at FSCJ South Campus this Saturday January 9.  For more information and to register click the link below.

Aquatic Species Collection Workshop

  • Georgia Shorebirds Conservation Teacher Workshop February 12-14, 2016
  • Evenings At Whitney –Come learn about a common protozoan parasite that affects animals and humans too!Dr. Judith Milcarsky: “Mad About Poo: The Biology of Toxoplasmosis”January 14th, 2016, 7 pm
  • Lastly – I’m sure you all received this email but I wanted to make sure to get in a reminder:
    • FMSEA hosts the 2016 National Marine Educators Association conference this year!The call for concurrent session proposals for the 2016 NMEA conference – Making Waves: Current Connections in Marine Science – is NOW OPEN! Plan to share your passion and experiences with your fellow marine educators June 27-30, 2016 in sunny Orlando, Florida. 

      Conference strands include:

      • Global connections
      • Technology connections
      • Classroom connections
      • Informal education connections
      • Educational research connections


      Concurrent sessions will be 45 minutes in length or submitters may elect to present during the poster session. All session proposals must be submitted online at: The Call for Proposals closes at 5:00pm EST on Monday, February 29, 2016.


      Questions? Please contact Concurrent Sessions Chair, Ann Marie Shields, at For general questions about #NMEA16, please contact the conference chairs at

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