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

  • Sea Otter Savvy researchers organize Sea Otter Awareness Week 2021

    Sea Otter Savvy researchers organize Sea Otter Awareness Week 2021

    Sea Otter Awareness Week 2021 is here! All week we’ll be partnering with SJSU/MLML research affiliates Sea Otter Savvy to share information about these unique marine mammals. This year’s Sea Otter Awareness Week theme is Ecosystem Mosaic, which highlights the idea of the sea otter’s ecosystem as a mosaic of …
  • Dr. Jim Harvey celebrated at San Francisco Giants game

    Dr. Jim Harvey celebrated at San Francisco Giants game

    After 32 outstanding years of service to Moss Landing Marine Laboratories and San José State University, last week Dr. Jim Harvey retired from his position as MLML Director. As a show of thanks to their former advisor, a group of Jim's students arranged for a special congratulatory message to be …
  • Dr. Jim Harvey retires from SJSU/MLML after 32 years

    Dr. Jim Harvey retires from SJSU/MLML after 32 years

    After 32 outstanding years of service to Moss Landing Marine Laboratories and San José State University, today marks Dr. Jim Harvey’s last day as our Director. Please join us in congratulating Jim on his well deserved retirement! Jim first came to SJSU/MLML as a graduate student in 1974 and has …
  • Dr. Sarah Smith joins SJSU/MLML faculty as new biological oceanographer

    Dr. Sarah Smith joins SJSU/MLML faculty as new biological oceanographer

    We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Sarah Smith has joined the faculty at SJSU/MLML as our new biological oceanographer!  Dr. Smith received her MS in Marine Science from SJSU/MLML in 2009 and her PhD in Marine Biology from Scripps Institution of Oceanography in 2014. Before joining the faculty at …
  • Mike Prince appointed NSF Antarctic Research Vessel Program Manager

    Mike Prince appointed NSF Antarctic Research Vessel Program Manager

    Please join us in congratulating former MLML Marine Superintendent Mike Prince on his new appointment as the Antarctic Research Vessel Program Manager with the National Science Foundation's Office of Polar Programs. In this new role, Mike will be responsible for providing technical guidance and direct engagement on overall project development, …
  • Graduate student Caroline Rodriguez named 2022 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Finalist

    Graduate student Caroline Rodriguez named 2022 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Finalist

    Huge congratulations to MLML graduate student Caroline Rodriguez who was selected as a finalist for the 2022 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship! The one-year NOAA Sea Grant fellowship places early career professionals in federal government offices in Washington, DC. The 74 total 2022 Knauss finalists will become the 43rd class of …
  • MLML alumna Allison Crimmins ’07 to direct new National Climate Assessment

    MLML alumna Allison Crimmins ’07 to direct new National Climate Assessment

    MLML alumna Allison Crimmins ’07 has been chosen by the Biden administration to oversee the Fifth U.S. National Climate Assessment. This report will act as the U.S. government’s next authoritative report on the consequences of climate change.  “It’s becoming increasingly obvious that climate change isn’t something that’s happening far off …
  • SJSU/MLML alumnus Justin Cordova ’21 publishes paper describing new shark species

    SJSU/MLML alumnus Justin Cordova ’21 publishes paper describing new shark species

    In honor of Shark Week 2021, we are thrilled to share the great news that SJSU/MLML scientists have described a new shark species! In their new paper just published in the Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation, MLML alumnus Justin Cordova '21 and Pacific Shark Research Center director Dr. David …
  • Dr. Holly Bowers featured on SJSU Research Foundation Annual Report cover

    Dr. Holly Bowers featured on SJSU Research Foundation Annual Report cover

    Farm-derived nutrient runoff is a global problem that threatens marine ecosystems. Here in Monterey Bay, researchers from the SJSU/MLML Central Coast Wetlands Group and Environmental Biotechnology Lab are working hard to develop innovative new solutions to this longstanding issue. This important work was recently highlighted in the San José State …
  • Dr. Luke Gardner interviewed in Accuweather story about sustainable uses for seaweed

    Dr. Luke Gardner interviewed in Accuweather story about sustainable uses for seaweed

    SJSU/MLML research faculty member & California Sea Grant aquaculture specialist Dr. Luke Gardner was recently interviewed by Accuweather for a story about the many uses of seaweed. “Seaweed is definitely having a moment," Gardner told AccuWeather. "People are particularly excited about the potential of seaweed and what it can do …