Volunteers needed to become peer listeners

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium is seeking volunteers to become peer listeners and help others through emotional stresses related to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The peer listener training program will train residents to become...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jul 08, 2010

UAB biology student awarded Knauss fellowship

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) biology graduate student Andrew Coleman has been awarded a highly competitive 2011 John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium endorsed his...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jul 05, 2010

Hundreds attend oil spill community forums

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, with the help of its partners, coordinated three oil spill community forums on June 2-3. About 500 people attended the forums, which took place in Biloxi, Miss., and Mobile, Ala.

People attended a...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jun 14, 2010

Public invited to ask questions about oil spill

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium and its partners will host three community forums to help provide answers to the public’s questions about the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

A forum will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, June...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: May 26, 2010

Public invited to ask questions about oil spill

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium and its partners will host three community forums to help provide answers to the public’s questions about the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

A forum will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, June...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: May 26, 2010