Awards and Accolades

Danielle McDonald

Outstanding Mentor Award UM Rosenstiel School Professor Danielle McDonald is the 2016 recipient of the Outstanding Mentor Award. In its third inauguration, this award is meant to recognize outstanding mentors who go above and beyond in fostering the professional and personal development … Continue reading

Researchers Assess Damage to Seagrass Habitat Following 4th of July Festivities

An American flag found by researchers on seagrass habitat during the assessment.

Researchers from the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, in collaboration with the Key Biscayne Community Foundation and the Key Biscayne Citizen Science program, conducted an assessment of seagrass communities on the Mashta flats off … Continue reading

Drawn to the Sea

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When Patrick Rynne contacted me on December 11th of last year, he explained that one of Waterlust’s initiatives was to showcase ocean scientists’ fundamental research interest and juxtapose the topic with their personal passions. He said “Obviously your name jumped … Continue reading