Press Coverage

MLML PRESS COVERAGE

Here at MLML, we are very proud of the accomplishments of our staff and students. This page is dedicated to the press coverage given to these achievements

For press or media inquiries please contact
Kathleen Donahue, Assistant to the Director
kathleen.donahue@sjsu.edu or phone (831) 771-4405

Recent Press Coverage

  • In Memoriam: Dr. Kenneth Coale

    In Memoriam: Dr. Kenneth Coale

    From The Director : It is with heavy hearts that we inform our MLML family that Dr. Kenneth Coale has died today of a sudden aortic tear in his heart. And when we think of Kenneth we think of his kind and generous heart. Kenneth received his B.A. and Ph.D. …
  • Dr. Birgitte McDonald Presenting for SJSU Scholar Series

    Dr. Birgitte McDonald Presenting for SJSU Scholar Series

    On Wednesday, April 13th from 12 to 1pm, MLML's Dr. Birgitte McDonald will be presenting her talk on "Impacts of Disturbance on Marine Mammals: Physiological and Behavioral Responses to Stressors" as a part of SJSU's University Scholar Series. Dr. McDonald is the leader of our Vertebrate Ecology Lab. You can …
  • 7 MLML Staff Earned Service Awards!

    7 MLML Staff Earned Service Awards!

    Seven current MLML staffers have received service awards from SJSU for their years of incredible work here at MLML! Some were awarded for 10 years, 20 years, and even 25 years of service helping MLML become and continue to the be the wonderful place it is today! Endless thanks to …
  • MLML/SJSU oyster restoration efforts featured in Alta Journal

    MLML/SJSU oyster restoration efforts featured in Alta Journal

    Did you know that we have an on-site oyster hatchery at Moss Landing Marine Labs? In partnership with the Elkhorn Slough Natural Estuarine Research Reserve (ESNERR), researchers from the SJSU/MLML Aquaculture Center have been growing Olympia oysters since 2018 as part of an effort to restore the species in Elkhorn …
  • New paper from graduate student Rachel Aitchison documents first record of banded guitarfish in central California

    New paper from graduate student Rachel Aitchison documents first record of banded guitarfish in central California

    Congratulations to SJSU/MLML grad student Rachel Aitchison on the publication of her first paper! Rachel’s paper describes the first record of the banded guitarfish (shown to the right) in central California. This observation represents a major northward range expansion for this species which is typically found in waters off southern …
  • Grad student Caroline Rodriguez heads to Washington, DC as Knauss Fellow

    Grad student Caroline Rodriguez heads to Washington, DC as Knauss Fellow

    We are so excited to follow MLML grad student Caroline Rodriguez’s upcoming journey to Washington, DC as a Knauss Marine Policy Fellow! The one-year Knauss Fellowship places early career professionals in federal government offices in Washington, DC. The 74 total 2022 Knauss finalists will become the 43rd class of the …
  • Alumna Sophie Bernstein ’21 publishes new paper on domoic acid transfer in marine food webs

    Alumna Sophie Bernstein ’21 publishes new paper on domoic acid transfer in marine food webs

    Congrats to MLML Ichthyology Lab alumna Sophie Bernstein ’21 on the publication of her thesis research in the scientific journal Harmful Algae! Domoic acid (DA) is a harmful marine biotoxin produced by algae that accumulates in shellfish and other marine species, especially during harmful algal blooms (HAB). In their study, …
  • Dr. Michael Graham named new MLML Department Chair

    Dr. Michael Graham named new MLML Department Chair

    We are excited to announce that Dr. Michael Graham has been named the new Department Chair of Moss Landing Marine Laboratories! Dr. Graham received his MS in Marine Science from San José State University & MLML in 1995 and joined the faculty here in 2003 after earning his PhD in …
  • SJSU/MLML Central Coast Wetlands Group researchers meet with State Senator John Laird

    SJSU/MLML Central Coast Wetlands Group researchers meet with State Senator John Laird

    Yesterday, researchers from the SJSU/MLML Central Coast Wetlands Group organized a field trip with California State Senator John Laird to discuss their innovative new watershed restoration project.  The project, titled “Castroville to the Coast”, is a collaborative effort between resource managers, local farmers, and community members. It aims to increase …
  • SJSU/MLML invertebrate zoologist Dr. Jonathan Geller retires after 23 years of service

    SJSU/MLML invertebrate zoologist Dr. Jonathan Geller retires after 23 years of service

    Please join us in wishing SJSU/MLML Professor Jonathan Geller a happy retirement! Friday, October 1st was Dr. Geller’s last day on the Moss Landing Marine Laboratories faculty after 23 years of service to the labs and San José State University. Dr. Geller first came to MLML in 1998 as an …