All Aboard!

Hey guys! My name is Monique S Calderon, or just Momo and I just graduated from Rutgers University-New Brunswick.I majored in Marine Science, specifically Marine Biology/Biological Oceanography. Before going to Rutgers I attended Miami Dade College in Florida, but I was born and raised in the Helen of the West, St. Lucia, West Indies. Today…

Our First Few Dives in the Big Beautiful Blue

Hi everyone, My name is Kabir Aland Parker and I am a sophomore Marine Science/Microbiology & Immunology major at the University of Miami. I was born in Greenwich, Connecticut but have spent most my life in New Delhi, India. I am an American but an international student and studied at an International school in New Delhi…

One Week Down

Hello everyone! My name is Hannah Hrncir and I am a rising sophomore at the College of William and Mary. I am a Biology major with a focus upon molecular/developmental biology, and I hope to pursue graduate school upon graduating from university. Today is June 2nd. Wow. It is amazing how fast this program is…

Meadows Full of Life

Heyo Everybody! My name’s Rob, and I’m a student from Rutgers University. I’m majoring in Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources with a Certificate in Environmental Geomatics, and my experience so far at CCMI has reinforced my conviction for those programs back home. Today was no different. It’s June 1st! And after the ok from our…

SCUBA Diving, Curry, and Birthday Cake…an Unforgettable Day!

Hello, my name is Daniel Birnholz, although everyone calls me Danny. I’m 19 years old and I go to the University of Miami: Rosenstiel School for Marine and Atmospheric Science. Today is May 29, 2017…what a great day it was! In the morning we ate breakfast and listened in on several talks, led by Alli…

Blog Post Outline

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Counting Down the Days

It’s all systems go here on our little island as the CCMI staff get ready for the arrival of our Rutgers Interns in just 7 days time- not that we’re counting or anything! We love nothing more than being able to pass on our passion for ocean life to others and inspire the inner scientist within…