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Inclusive Mentorship Training Workshop

In this one-day workshop on August 27, 2022, at Dalton Woods Dalton Woods Auditorium (LSU College of the Coast & Environment), graduate students will develop foundational skills for good mentorship, particularly when working with diverse audiences. Participation is free and lunch is provided. Please register before August 24 to ensure that we have enough food for all attendees. — more info about the Inclusive Mentorship Training Workshop

Sea Grant Graduate Fellowships

Sea Grant has many reputable fellowships specifically for graduate students that focus on professional development in budding careers for a variety of marine topics. — more info on all Sea Grant fellowships

Scientific Diver Training

The Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON) is currently accepting applications for the Fall 2022 scientific diver training course. LUMCON is at present the only American Academy of Underwater Sciences (AAUS) designated training facility in the State of Louisiana. Scientific diver certification is required by most academic and government agencies who utilize diving as a research tool for marine science including biology, chemistry, biomedical, engineering and geosciences, and for all diving work conducted in association with LUMCON. — more  info on LUMCON Scientific Diver Training