In a great Spanish segment, Board Member Claudia Rodriguez discusses how the Living Lab will transform City Heights and provide many opportunities for our community and the greater San Diego region to become involved. Give, learn, & volunteer with us and stay tuned for the grand opening. Click here to watch the full interview.
We are a 2018 Ernest F. Hollings Ocean Awareness Award winner! We are proud to say that the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, has selected us and our 6th grade project Global Action Explorers: Empowering Students for Action on Ocean Acidification as recipient. Funded with support from NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service, we will empower our […]
Board Member, Sean Caddell, was instrumental in helping Ocean Discovery raise $405,000 at the 17th Annual Bubble Up! Gala. This year we were really able to reached new heights. Click here to read the full story!
Ocean Discovery’s board members Carolina Barraza and Sean Caddell share more about the Living Lab and our upcoming BubbleUp! Gala, Saturday, November 4th @ 6 pm. The segment showcases the Living Lab facility coming to the City Heights community and is a place where kids can build the confidence to become scientific leaders. To see […]
The National Science Foundation features Ocean Discovery’s New Science Facility Ocean Discovery is a proud recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM). The PAESMEM program is administered by the National Science Foundation (NSF) on behalf of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Recently NSF highlighted […]
Amy has been a PEN In The Community (PITC) teaching artist for ten years. In the article, she writes about her recent experience teaching a Pen in the Community (PITC) creative writing workshop at Ocean Discovery Institute in San Diego. PEN In The Community connects students and community members with professional writers who help participants […]
Congratulations to Chef Juan Carlos Recamier, Winner of the Port of San Diego’s Green Chef of the Bay cooking competition! Juan Carlos Recamier is the owner and chef of Ceviche House and competed in the Green Chef of the Bay cooking competition on behalf of Ocean Discovery Institute. Chef Juan Carlos was victorious and brought home an awesome […]
Ocean Discovery was featured in This Week @UC San Diego! The article and video highlights UC San Diego forging links with innovative City Heights science incubator (The Living Lab) for underrepresented students. Shara, Executive Director, and Anai Novoa, Ocean Discovery alum and current PhD student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, were interviewed along with professors […]
Ocean Discovery Institute’s own Science Director, Dr. Drew Talley was recently selected to receive the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) William Niering Outstanding Educator Award. Check out the University of San Diego article (link below) that gives an overview of the award and why Dr. Talley is so deserving. USD Professor Selected CERF Niering […]
LEAD Graduate of the Year Awarded to a LEAD San Diego graduate who epitomizes excellence in community leadership. Shara Fisler, Class of 2003