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Oct 27, 2020

2022 Knauss Fellowship Applications Open

The Knauss Fellowship program places graduate students in Washington, D.C. to work on federal policies and processes that affect ocean, coastal and Great Lakes issues.

Jul 30, 2020

New Academy Serves NC Shellfish Farmers

The North Carolina Shellfish Farming Academy launched in June, with its inaugural sessions at Carteret Community College. Based on growing demand, another session is already set to start in September. North Carolina Sea Grant is a key partner.

Jul 21, 2020

NOAA and Sea Grant Select Four Knauss Fellowship Finalists from NC

After a highly competitive review process, NOAA and Sea Grant have announced the finalists for the 2021 class of the Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship program. These 74 finalists include four graduate students from North Carolina: Jashira Torres Pabón, Kayelyn Simmons, Joseph Fader and Cameron Adams.

May 27, 2020

NOAA Announces New Digital Coast Fellow from North Carolina

NOAA's Coastal Management and Digital Coast Fellowship Program offers on-the-job training for postgraduate students in coastal resource management and policy. Anna Jane Jones soon will start a new fellowship: to work with The Nature Conservancy to plan and implement nature-based solutions to reduce risk in the Florida Panhandle and the Carolinas Coastal Plain.

May 13, 2020

Rip Current Safety Focus in 2020

Many aspects of visits to the N.C. coast may be different in 2020, but one constant will remain: Partners up and down the shore are focused on rip current safety.