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

  • 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 …
  • MLML awards $20,000 in scholarships to 21 graduate students

    MLML awards $20,000 in scholarships to 21 graduate students

    We are thrilled to announce that this year we were able to award $20,000 in scholarships to 21 of our incredible Moss Landing Marine Labs graduate students in recognition of academic achievement and community service! Congratulations to all our scholarship awardees and thank you to our generous donors who make …
  • Three MLML students receive COAST Graduate Student Research Awards!

    Three MLML students receive COAST Graduate Student Research Awards!

    We are thrilled to announce that three Moss Landing Marine Labs graduate students received 2021 COAST Graduate Student Research Awards! Congratulations to Daphne Shen (Vertebrate Ecology Lab), Kinsey Matthews (Fisheries Lab), and Jackson Hoeke (Invertebrate Ecology Lab). The CSU Council on Ocean Affairs, Science & Technology (COAST) provides these grants …
  • SJSU among top universities in the US in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

    SJSU among top universities in the US in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

    San José State University, MLML's administrative campus, ranks among the top universities in the US in the 2021 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings! This worldwide ranking system measures university progress around Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) established by the United Nations. SJSU’s best showing was in the Life Below Water SDG, …
  • Leatherback sea turtle research led by MLML highlighted in the Washington Post

    Leatherback sea turtle research led by MLML highlighted in the Washington Post

    Just as scientists are beginning to fully understand the amazing 7,000 mile odyssey undertaken annually by migrating leatherback sea turtles, these gentle giants are disappearing — and fast. In less than 30 years, the number of western Pacific leatherbacks in the foraging population off of California plummeted 80% and a …
  • Research faculty member Dr. Diana Steller leads innovative rhodolith research project

    Research faculty member Dr. Diana Steller leads innovative rhodolith research project

    The picturesque harbors of Catalina Island are the perfect habitat for rare coral-like red algae known as rhodoliths. Like corals, these algae form calcium carbonate ‘skeletons’ that grow in spherical branching patterns. Then in the gentle wave action of semi-protected harbors, the rhodoliths roll around on the ocean floor like …
  • Grad student Kristin Saksa interviewed by MLML alumna Emily Donham ’16 on the Santa Cruz Naturalist podcast

    Grad student Kristin Saksa interviewed by MLML alumna Emily Donham ’16 on the Santa Cruz Naturalist podcast

    This week on the Santa Cruz Naturalist podcast on KSQD Radio, host and SJSU/MLML alumna Emily Donham ’16 sits down with current Ichthyology Lab grad student Kristin Saksa to discuss all things rockfish. Kristin’s research focuses on how climate change stressors will impact larval rockfish.  Find the episode on the …
  • Alumna Erin Loury ’11 featured in Diversity in Action magazine

    Alumna Erin Loury ’11 featured in Diversity in Action magazine

    During her tenure at MLML, alumna Erin Loury ’11 researched the impacts of marine protected areas (MPAs) on the trophic ecology of gopher rockfish. In the decade since she graduated, Erin has conducted research on fisheries throughout the world and now works as the Communications Director & Fisheries Biologist at …
  • New study co-authored by MLML Visiting Scientist Scott Shaffer sheds light on endangered seabirds and the need for international protection

    New study co-authored by MLML Visiting Scientist Scott Shaffer sheds light on endangered seabirds and the need for international protection

    A new study published in the prestigious journal Science Advances co-authored by MLML Visiting Scientist & SJSU Biological Sciences Professor Scott Shaffer highlights the need for cooperative global protection of wide-ranging seabirds such as albatrosses and large petrels. An international team of researchers tracked the movements of 5,775 individual seabirds …
  • Five SJSU/MLML faculty members receive funding from California Sea Grant & CSU COAST

    Five SJSU/MLML faculty members receive funding from California Sea Grant & CSU COAST

    Three new SJSU/MLML research projects are officially Sea Grant-funded! California Sea Grant has announced funding for a total of seven new research projects led by early-career faculty members throughout the state. The one-year projects focus on two key areas of California Sea Grant’s strategic plan: sustainable fisheries & aquaculture, and …