Category Archives: education

Join us all week for National Zookeeper Appreciation Week! We’ll introduce you to a new animal care staff member everyday. Meet Animal Trainer Vicki Sawyer Meet Aquarist Sandi Schaefer Meet Jelly Culturist Rachel Stein Meet Aquarist Ryan Dumas Meet Animal Trainer … Continue reading

Posted in animals, education, Long Island Sound, Marine Life | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Join us all week for National Zookeeper Appreciation Week! We’ll introduce you to a new animal care staff member everyday. Meet Animal Trainer Vicki Sawyer Meet Aquarist Sandi Schaefer Meet Jelly Culturist Rachel Stein Meet Aquarist Ryan Dumas Meet Animal Trainer … Continue reading

Posted in animals, education, Long Island Sound, Marine Life | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Join us all week for National Zookeeper Appreciation Week! We’ll introduce you to a new animal care staff member everyday. Meet Animal Trainer Vicki Sawyer Meet Aquarist Sandi Schaefer Meet Jelly Culturist Rachel Stein Meet Aquarist Ryan Dumas Meet Animal Trainer … Continue reading

Posted in animals, education, Long Island Sound, Marine Life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Join us all week for National Zookeeper Appreciation Week! We’ll introduce you to a new animal care staff member everyday. Meet Animal Trainer Vicki Sawyer Meet Aquarist Sandi Schaefer Meet Jelly Culturist Rachel Stein Meet Aquarist Ryan Dumas Meet Animal Trainer … Continue reading

Posted in animals, education, Long Island Sound, Marine Life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Join us all week for National Zookeeper Appreciation Week! We’ll introduce you to a new animal care staff member everyday. Meet Animal Trainer Vicki Sawyer Meet Aquarist Sandi Schaefer Meet Jelly Culturist Rachel Stein Meet Aquarist Ryan Dumas Meet Animal … Continue reading

Posted in animals, education, Long Island Sound, Marine Life | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Join us all week for National Zookeeper Appreciation Week! We’ll introduce you to a new animal care staff member everyday. Yesterday, we chatted with Vicki Sawyer about what it’s like to work with the seals and otters. Today, meet aquarist … Continue reading

Posted in animals, education, Long Island Sound, Marine Life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Take a look inside our most popular camp program: Junior Marine Biologist! JMB, as we call it around here, runs for five sessions over the summer at the Aquarium. During JMB 1 and 2, campers enter the inner workings of … Continue reading

Posted in animals, Conservation, education, Long Island Sound, Marine Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In December, Jennifer Herring, president and CEO of The Maritime Aquarium, announced she will retire in 2014. She has served in that position for 10 of the Aquarium’s 25-year history and, in that time, has come a wealth of unique … Continue reading

Posted in Conservation, education, Long Island Sound, Marine Life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

By Dave Sigworth, Maritime Aquarium publicist So imagine that you just got out of high school and you’re given the opportunity to work with someone who pioneered an absolute global change in the way we forever view –or live – … Continue reading

Posted in education, Marine Life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

By Judith Bacal When I was asked to help out with the Dead Reckoners diorama project – I really didn’t know what I was getting into.  As the Exhibit Director at the Aquarium, I have lots of experience building exhibit … Continue reading

Posted in education, Marine Life, Research | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment