Intern Home Institution Major(s) Project Mentor
Alison Aceves California State University Monterey Bay Marine Science Evaluating the benefits of habitat restoration on yearling Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) in the Interior Columbia River estuary using trophically transmitted parasites Kym Jacobson, Research Fishery Biologist, NOAA - Northest Fisheries Science Center. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Daisy Castillo* University of California Santa Cruz Biochemistry Alteration of rare earth element distribution as a result of microbial activity and empirical methane injection Bryan Haley, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Chase Cobb University of Texas at Austin Environmental Science Spatiotemporal Patterns of Abundance and Orientation during Diel Vertical Migration in Euphausiid and Shrimp Bob Cowen, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences. Director, Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Caroline Coccoli* Northwestern University Environmental Science Organic matter sequestration in Oregon margin sediments: tectonic, climatic and oceanographic controls Miguel Goni, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Natalie Coleman Oregon State University Biology, Marine Bio Option The dirty secret behind aging burrowing shrimp--verification of two methods Brett Dumbauld, USDA Agricultural Research Service. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Tessa Diehl The College of William and Mary Biology The effects of temperature on growth rates of juvenile Dungeness crab, Metacarcinus magister Cliff Ryer, Research Fishery Biologist, NOAA - Alaska Fisheries Science Center. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Megan Gomez The Evergreen State College Marine Science Assessing LiDAR data accuracy with vegetation data: efforts to improve visualization of climate change scenarios Mary Santelman, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Madeline Gorchels Wellesley College Biological Sciences The spatial story of baby bloodsuckers John Chapman, OSU Fisheries and Wildlife. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Samuel Greydanus Dartmouth College Computer Science Exploration of salt wedge dynamics in the Columbia River Estuary using optical measurements of internal ship wakes Rob Holman, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Liana Houston FAU Wilkes Honors College Marine Biology Ecosystem Community Analysis and Function Recovery of Native Eelgrass (Zostera marina) in Yaquina Bay Sarah Henkel, Zoology, OSU/Hatfield Marine Science Center
Alessandra Jimenez-Yap Whitworth University Biology Spatial and temporal variation in the diet of the Common Murre (Uriaaalge) in the California Current System: A macroscale comparison Rob Suryan, OSU Fisheries and Wildlife. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Emily King California State University Monterey Bay Marine Science Energetics and Settlement Dynamics in Larval Northern Rock Sole (Lepidopsetta polyxystra) Ben Laurel, Research Fishery Biologist, NOAA - Alaska Fisheries Science Center. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Ross Meyer University of Idaho Geology Comparing Surf Generated Ambient Sound Levels between Reef and Sandy Seafloor Environments off the Oregon Coast Bob Dziak and Joe Haxel, OSU Cooperative Institute for Marine Resources Studies (CIMRS). Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Tuesday Moats Marshall University Ecology and Microbiology A community analysis of benthic microbes across the deep ocean floor Andrew Thurber, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Aniema Nzesi Hampton University Biology Isolation of Microsatellite Markers Linked to the Reproductive Hormone, Gonadotropin Releasing Factor, from  Chinook salmon Michael Banks, OSU Fisheries and Wildlife. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Elizabeth Patterson Bates College Geology An investigation of the affect of particle size on the bulk magnetic record of sediments from continental shelf and slope of the Gulf of Alaska Joe Stoner and Rob Hatfield, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Patricia Perez University of South Carolina Marine Science Increased otolith size in juvenile fishes due to prolonged exposure of ocean acidification Tom Hurst, Research Fishery Biologist, NOAA - Alaska Fisheries Science Center. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Nicole Rocco Oregon State University Earth Science - Geology Trace gas anomalies in the 2012 Greenland melt layer Ed Brook, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Carly Rogan Mt. Hood Community College & Portland State University Biochemistry Characterizing temporal and spatial variability of dissolved oxygen, salinity, and temperature in the Yaquina Estuary Markus Horning, OSU Marine Mammal Institute. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Sam Shry University of Arkansas at Little Rock Biology Investigating fine scale adaptation of migratory timing in spring Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) Kathleen O'Malley, OSU Fisheries and Wildlife. Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Michael Spagnolo The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA Meteorology Classification and Analysis of Clouds around Marys Peak Chris Thomas and Eric Skyllingstad, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Ellen Svadlenak Oregon State University Earth Science - Geology Trace element variations and age of Columbian emeralds John Dilles, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Irina Tolkova University of Washington Math Effects of Stratified and Random Sampling on Determining the Size-at-Age of Pacific Cod in the Eastern Bering Sea Lorenzo Ciannelli, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Erick White Swarthmore College Biology; Ancient History Phytoplankton cell growth under fluctuating light regimes Ricardo Letelier, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Catherine Wielgasz Castleton State College Environmental Chemistry Distribution of carbon isotopes (δ13C) in the Pacific Ocean during the past 23,000 years Andreas Schmittner, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences
Elizabeth Yankovsky University of South Carolina Honors College Physics and Geophysics Response of the length and stratification of the North River estuary (MA) to changes in forcing Jim Lerczak, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospherics Sciences