It is the Virginia regional competition for the National Ocean Science Bowl. Every year this event is made possible by a number of volunteers. High school students come and compete every year to move on to the National level.
ODU's Center for Coastal Physical Oceanography and the Department of Ocean & Earth Sciences Research Vessel Fay Slover sponsper a program where Boy Scout troops can earn a Oceanography Merit Badge. The students take part in a program where they aboard the research vessel and the staff show the students the various equipment that oceanographers use out in the field to collect samples and data.
Educational Websites & Career Information
More than just Oceanography!
ASLO Limnology & Oceanography
ECO Kids USA
NASA Ocean Planet
Sea Grant Ocean Sciences Education Center