Created on Thursday, 02 January 2014 08:44
CASTINE, Maine—Maine Maritime Academy has received a research grant in the amount of $93,605 from the Maine Economic Improvement Fund Small Campus Initiative to conduct rockweed research. Dr. Jessica Muhlin, Associate Professor of Marine Biology, will direct the project to conduct field and laboratory research on two types of seaweed: the commercially harvested Ascophyllum nodosum
and the prevalent Fucus vesiculosus
in order to understand their contributions to the near-shore food web and ecosystem.
Read more: Maine Maritime Academy Receives $93,605 Grant to Conduct Rockweed Research
Opening Reception Planned for Sunday, February 2
Created on Tuesday, 28 January 2014 08:27
CASTINE, Maine—Folk musician and wood carver Gordon Bok has generously donated representative works from his collection of carvings to Maine Maritime Academy for a year-long exhibit
at the Harold Alfond Student Center. An opening reception will be held Sunday, February 2 from 4 – 6 pm with music and remarks by Gordon Bok. The reception and exhibit are open to the public.
Read more: Maine Maritime Academy to Host Exhibition of Wood Carvings by Gordon Bok