Sea for yourself

Marine Lab Weekend

Conservation and Cartilaginous Fish

Join fellow alumni, family, and friends at the Duke Marine Laboratory for an unforgettable weekend experience. Our weekends at the Marine Lab offer alumni an informed view of these treasured landscapes and the ecological challenges they face, complete with hands-on activities and field trips to explore the wonders of North Carolina's rich coastline.Duke Marine Lab Beaufort

Each year we engage a new topic with the most up to date research and led by some of the world's leading experts on oceans and the animals who depend on them. Past weekends have explored sounds of the sea, marine megafauna, and the ocean floor. Make your reservation today, as this is one of the most poplar Forever Learning programs.

Questions? Call Jo Supernaw at 919-684-9517

What to Expect

During the weekend, you will spend the day in a combination of fascinating lectures, field trips and hands-on work collecting samples and exploring results. You will experience the same state-of-art equipment used in the field by world-acclaimed scientists. Saturday evening allows participants free time to relax and explore the charming, seaside community of Beaufort, NC.

Marine Lab Weekend 2019

We will host our next Marine Lab Weekend in 2019. Dates TBD.

Registration

Registration is currently closed. To add yourself to the Early Interest List for 2019 contact Jo Supernaw at 919-684-9517 or education@daa.duke.edu

See photos from our last Marine Lab Week in April 2018