Skip calendar navigation
February 2018
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
1920
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
1
2
3
Go to today
Skip calendar navigation
February 2018
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
1920
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
1
2
3
Go to today
View: iCal:
A Scientist Walks Into A Bar: Grad Student Edition
Monday, February 19
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Alewerks Brewing Company, 189 B Ewell Rd, Williamsburg, Virginia 23188
Discovery Lab: Predatory Fishes
Tuesday, February 20
6pm - 8pm
VIMS - Catlett-Burruss Research and Education Lab
VIMS Ph.D. student Dan Crear will explain his research on the effects of changes in temperature and dissolved oxygen on cobia and juvenile sandbar sharks. Registration required. Click the title above for more info. Registration is full; waitlist open.
February After Hours Lecture - Romance Under the Waves
Thursday, February 22
7pm - 8pm
VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium
In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, Dr. Jeff Shields will enlighten us on the variety of ways marine animals reproduce. Geared to an adult audience. No charge.
After Hours Eastern Shore Edition - Romance Under the Waves
Wednesday, March 7
7:30pm - 8:30pm
VIMS - Seaside Hall (Eastern Shore Laboratory), Conference Room
Discovery Lab: Marsh Madness
Tuesday, March 20
6pm - 8pm
VIMS - Catlett-Burruss Research and Education Lab
VIMS Ph.D. student Amanda Knobloch will be sharing information about her research regarding marsh carbon storage, and how marshes can help combat human impacts on the Bay! Registration required. Click the title above for more information.
March After Hours Lecture - The Science Behind Oyster Breeding
Thursday, March 29
7pm - 8pm
VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium

Join us as Dr. Stan Allen, Director of the Aquaculture Genetics and Breeding Technology Center (ABC) at VIMS, shares how the Center is helping oyster growers produce the perfect dinner-table oyster.

Discovery Lab: Be a Bay Buddy!
Tuesday, April 17
6pm - 8pm
VIMS - Catlett-Burruss Research and Education Lab
Come help us celebrate the 48th Anniversary of Earth Day at this special-themed Discovery Lab, where we will be teaching new ways to live a more Bay-friendly lifestyle! Registration required. Click the title above for more information.
April After Hours - It's a Keeper
Thursday, April 26
7pm - 8pm
VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium

Ever wonder how the size and catch limits are determined for the fishes you love to catch? Dr. Patrick Lynch, National Stock Assessment Program Leader with NOAA Fisheries, will provide insight into how management decisions are made at the federal level.

VIMS Marine Science Day
Saturday, May 19
10am - 3pm
VIMS - Watermen's Hall
VIMS' annual open house is a fun-filled event for the whole family.
Discovery Lab: Animal and Plant Collections
Tuesday, June 12
6pm - 8pm
VIMS - Catlett-Burruss Research and Education Lab
Learn about how scientists use specimen collections to track how organisms have changed over time and how they may change in the future! Registration required. Click the title above for more information.
July After Hours Lecture - Deep Sea Discoveries
Thursday, July 26
7pm - 8pm
VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium
Discovery Lab: Feeding Frenzy
Tuesday, August 21
6pm - 8pm
VIMS - Catlett-Burruss Research and Education Lab
 In this lab, we will investigate the variety of ways that animals in Chesapeake Bay find and eat their food and how their mouths and teeth are best adapted for the job! Registration required. Click the title above for more information.
August After Hours Lecture - Seagrasses and Bay Scallops
Thursday, August 30
7pm - 8pm
VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium
Discovery Lab: Marine Careers
Tuesday, September 18
6pm - 8pm
VIMS - Catlett-Burruss Research and Education Lab
At this lab, we will be examining different types of marine-related careers: from fishing and crabbing, to shipbuilding, to tourism and recreation! Registration required. Click the title above for more information.
September After Hours - Virginia's Barrier Islands: Breakneck Change in a Rapidly Changing World
Thursday, September 27
7pm - 8pm
VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium