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‌Whether presenting marine science in classrooms, exhibiting at public events, or conducting cooperative research with the fishing industry, the School for Marine Science & Technology (SMAST) professors, staff and students work collaboratively to fulfill the school's public engagement mandate.

As part of its ongoing outreach effort, SMAST maintains a public presence at trade shows, professional meetings, and other events with a marine theme—Ocean Sciences Meeting, National Marine Educators Conference—and students play a major role.

SMAST partners with the following:


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