Intern Home Institution Major(s) Project Mentor
David Ben Oregon State University Biology- Marine Option Tank cultivation of the red algae Palmaria mollis: Effects of nutrients on growth rate, biochemical quality, andepiphytic growth Chris Langdon, OSU Fisheries & Wildlife
Aaqilah Brown San Jose City College Biology Evaluating the potential benefits of habitat restoration on Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) and Steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) in the Columbia River estuary using trophically transmitted parasites Kym Jacobson, Fishery Biologist, NOAA - Northest Fisheries Science Center. Hatfield Marine Science Center
Zoe Brown Mount Holyoke College Geology A high-resolution Labrador Sea surface and subsurface foraminiferal δ18O record and its relation to Heinrich Events Peter Clark, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Savannah  Clapp University of Texas at Austin Marine and Freshwater Biology Evaluating the genetic connectivity of the Dungeness crab (Cancer magister) in the Yaquina and Alsea Bays, and along the Oregon Coast Kathleen O'Malley, OSU Fisheries & Wildlife
Lina Davidson Barnard College of Columbia University Chemistry Carbon cycling along the Newport hydrographic line and in Yaquina Bay Miguel Goni, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Devan Fitzpatrick Oregon State University Environmental Engineering/ Environmental Science Distribution of carbon isotopes (δ13C) in the Pacific Ocean during the past 23,000 years Alyssa Shiel, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Kelly Flanders Pacific Lutheran University Biology and Environmental Studies A comparison of light conditions and temperature gradient effects on vertical migration of larval Arctic cod
(Boreogadus saida) and walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogramma)
Cliff Ryer and Ben Laurel, NOAA Alaska Fisheries Science Center
Emma Gleeman Brown University Geological Sciences What do Atlantic δ13C measurements indicate about AMOC shutdown and reinvigoration during the LGM−HS1 and HS1−Bølling-Allerød transitions? Andreas Schmittner, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Audrey Harris Oklahoma City University Biology Dietary variation in juvenile rockfishes (Sebastes spp.) in eelgrass beds and artificial habitats in Yaquina Bay and a nearshore environment Scott Heppell, OSU Fisheries & Wildlife
Katlyn  Haven Oregon State University Zoology Analysis of the distribution and abundance of young-of-the-year fishes off of the central Oregon coast Waldo Wakefield and Ric Brodeur, NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Emily Hetman Ashland University Toxicology/ Forensic Biology Detection of heavy metal pollution from Trail, B.C., through Colville National Forest, WA Alyssa Shiel, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Leyia Johnson University of Washington Oceanography A global analysis of microbial communities in deep-sea sediment Andrew Thurber, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Weiwu Li Stony Brook University Marine Science Effects of CaCO3 on pH and Performance of Benthic Microbial Fuel Cells Clare Reimers, OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences
Grant Martinson Oregon State University Bioengineering Isolation and function of the Pacific oyster larvae’s organic matrix George Waldbusser, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Jacqueline Meadows Reed College Physics Optical measurements of ship wake celerity for hydrography Rob Holman, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Ross Meyer University of Idaho Geology Foreshock Analysis of Submarine Transform Fault Earthquakes along the Equatorial Mid-Atlantic Ridge Joe Haxel and Bob Dziak, OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences
Laura Moore St. Olaf College Chemistry Carbon cycling along the Newport hydrographic line and in Yaquina Bay Tom Hurst, Research Fishery Biologist, NOAA - Alaska Fisheries Science Center. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Victoria Nelson Northwestern University Materials Science and Engineering/ Earth and Planetary Science 3D visualization of global ocean circulation Ritesh Sharma, Eugene Zhang, Andreas Schmittner, Bernie Jenny, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Cameron Ogden-Fung Bowdoin College ES and EOS Spatial distribution and abundance of ctenophores and their predation impact on copepods in the Straits of
Florida
Bob Cowen and Su Sponaugle, OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences and OSU
Integrative Biology
Briana Phillips Oregon State Univeristy Earth Science Warm winter winds: building a case study for the Oregon Coast Range Larry Oneill, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Aaron Rachels Brown University Geological Sciences Do Indian and Pacific Ocean carbon isotopes reflect a change in the biological pump during the last deglaciation (~19,000--‐11,000 years ago)? Andreas Schmittner, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences
Matthew Rambo Brigham Young University Wildlife Conservation Distribution of leptocephalus larvae in a mesoscale eddy frontal region in the Straits of Florida Bob Cowen and Su Sponaugle, OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences and OSU
Integrative Biology
Sara Reese Colgate University Environmental Biology To Bait or Not to Bait: The Use of Remote Video Landers to Assess Fish Abundance and Diversity in Oregon
Marine Reserves
Brittany Huntington, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife & OSU Fisheries & Wildlife
Irina Tolkova University of Washington Applied Math Putting distance back into area-restricted search: A new method to describe behavior states from tracking data Leigh Torres, OSU Fisheries & Wildlife
Korina Waring-Enriquez Lewis & Clark College Biology Modeling Burrow Architecture in Thalassinidean shrimp (Upogebia pugettensis & Neotrypea californiensis) John Chapman and Brett Dumbauld, OSU Fish & Wildlife and USDA Agricultural Research Service