An oceanographer living in D.C. By Alessandra Burgos | 2019 Knauss Fellow The following blog post is by Alessandra (Ali) Burgos, a 2019 Sea Grant Knauss Fellow hosted by the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS). Burgos is sponsored through Virginia Sea Grant and recently graduated from Old Dominion University with an M.S. in
Pinnacle of Lifelong Interest: 2017 Knauss Fellow becomes “go-to” expert on all things marine By Willy Goldsmith | Virginia Institute of Marine Science Willy Goldsmith is a Virginia Sea Grant Knauss Fellow in the legislative branch, working in the office of Senator Ed Markey (D-MA). He graduated from Harvard University in 2010 with a B.A.
Confidence, Validation, Success, Gratitude:2017 Commonwealth Fellow grows, makes impact By Andrew Kirk | Virginia Commonwealth University Commonwealth Fellow Andrew Kirk blogs for us about his experiences and growth in the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). Kirk earned his Master’s in Biology at the Virginia Commonwealth University in 2016. and was partnered with the DEQ
Above: Gina Digiantonio on the left with leadership from the U.S. Coral Reef Task Force visit Biscayne National Park. New Opportunities: A Knauss fellow’s professional development experience By VASG Knauss Fellow Gina Digiantonio Gina Digiantonio is a Virginia Sea Grant Knauss Fellow in the executive branch. She graduated from Drake University with a bachelor’s in biology
2017 Virginia Sea Grant Executive Knauss Fellow Sasha Doss blogs for us about her experience in the NOAA Fisheries Office of Protected Resources. Doss has a masters degree in fish and wildlife conservation from Virginia Tech where she studied muskellunge and their potential influence on smallmouth bass in the New River. The project was started to help address angler concerns