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UNH's Meghan Carr '17

The Sea Is Her Campus

Meghan Carr ’17 is no stranger to the plight of sea mammals, and now she's taking her research efforts to the next level. “In September, I will begin graduate school at Dalhousie University, where I will study oceanography and conduct research that aims to reduce ship-strikes of whales,” Carr... Read More

Recent Stories

  • UNH student at Undergraduate Research Conference science and engineering symposium
    - The ISE Awards
    The prize winners of the 14th Interdisciplinary Science & Engineering Symposium have been announced. Read More
  • UNH Marine Science
    - Research on the Edge: Marine Science
    In June, UNH added the R/V Gulf Surveyor, a 48-foot aluminum vessel with the capability to deploy sophisticated multi-beam echo sounders, to its research fleet. The vessel will... Read More
  • Larry Mayer sits on the stern of a UNH research vessel
    - Hall of Fame
    Larry Mayer has been inducted into the Hydrographer Hall of Fame. Read More
  • CCOM researcher Tom Weber
    - Weber, Miksis-Olds Honored by Acoustical Society of America
    Thomas Weber and Jennifer Miksis-Olds are back-to-back recipients of the Medwin Prize in Acoustical Oceanography by the Acoustical Society of America. Read More
  • UNH interim dean of CEPS Charles Zercher
    - Faculty News
    Associate dean Charles “Chuck” Zercher has been named interim dean of the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences. The associate dean for academic affairs since 2014, he... Read More
  • Researcher Jennifer Miksis-Olds
    - Eavesdropping on the Ocean
    A new federal contract will help researchers like Jennifer Miksis-Olds eavesdrop on the ocean environment. The contract, worth up to $6.5 million, will support ongoing monitoring... Read More
  • Sponges on a coral reef
    - Sponges of the Caribbean
    UNH researchers are exploring how sponges, the less charismatic but essential reef neighbors of corals, contribute to overall coral reef health. Read More
  • Great Bay sunrise from the docks of Jackson Lab
    - Estuarine Expertise
    This National Estuaries Week is a fitting time to shine a light on the work of estuary champion David Burdick, interim director of UNH’s Jackson Estuarine Laboratory. Read More
  • Benjamin Smith
    - Passings: Captain Ben Smith
    Ben Smith passed away on Aug. 31. Read More
  • Larry Mayer, director of the UNH School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering and the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping
    - Faculty Kudos
    Talk about making a good impression on your new coworkers: in late April, marine acoustician Jennifer Miksis-Olds joined the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering. Read More