News at the Sitka Sound Science Center

Field Station Tour of Sitka for Interested Faculty and Universities: May 5 – 7th

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | February, 15, 2017 | by 0 Comments

We are very excited to hold a FREE weekend tour of Sitka as a Field Station from May 5 – 7th, 2017 for faculty members across the nation that are interested…

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Sitka Arts and Science Festival – Week 1: July 22-28; Week 2: July 29-August 4

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center | February, 06, 2017 | by 0 Comments

Sitka Arts and Science Festival – Week 1: July 22-28; Week 2: July 29-August 4 Immerse Yourself in an Intensive Workshop and Wilderness Experience As busy adults, we often fail to make time…

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Dr. Nicholas Pyenson: “What does the deep history of whales tell us about the evolution of the oceans?”

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center | February, 06, 2017 | by 0 Comments

Marine mammal paleobiologist Dr. Nicholas Pyenson arrived in Sitka as our first Scientist in Residency Fellow of 2017, here from January 27th to February 24th.  Dr. Pyenson is the curator of…

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Nancy Ricketts dedicated a needlepoint jellyfish display for our Ricketts Lab

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center | February, 02, 2017 | by 0 Comments

We were so honored to host the art dedication for Nancy Ricketts, daughter of Ed and Nan Ricketts. John Straley interviewed Nancy, who shared her childhood memories and inspirational journey…

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2017 Summer Camp Registration Now Open!

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | February, 01, 2017 | by 0 Comments

Registration for 2017 SSSC Summer Camps are now open! To read the descriptions of our 2017 summer camps, click here. To register for summer camps, click here.

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Welcome Dr. Nick Pyenson, Feb. Scientist in Residence!

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News | January, 31, 2017 | by 0 Comments

Join the Sitka Sound Science Center staff and Board in welcoming marine mammal paleobiologist Dr. Nicholas Pyenson to Sitka as our first Scientist in Residency Fellow of 2017, here from…

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Art dedication with Nancy Ricketts, Feb 1st @ 3pm

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center | January, 28, 2017 | by 0 Comments

  Join us for an art dedication with Nancy Ricketts, daughter of Ed and Nan Ricketts. Nancy has needlepointed a jellyfish, with Norm Cambell’s help, that she collected with her…

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We’re hiring for an Aquarium & Interpretation Manager

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center | January, 26, 2017 | by 0 Comments

Position title: Aquarium and Interpretation Manager NLRB Classification: Overtime Exempt SSSC Status: Regular, Fulltime Supervised by: Executive Director Compensation: Salaried Leave as provided in Employee Handbook Includes mandatory fringe benefits…

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Our next Behind The Scenes series is on Molluscs! Feb 1st from 5:30 – 7:00 pm

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center | January, 25, 2017 | by 0 Comments

  Join us for a fun night of exploring all about Molluscs! Our special guests include Esther Kennedy from the Sitka Tribe of Alaska and our own Research Biologist Lauren…

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Eco-Discovery… This weekend at the Science Center!

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Upcoming SSSC Events | January, 24, 2017 | by 0 Comments

    Attention! Calling all Sitka Youth Sleuths! Bella the Baby Sea Urchin has been swept away by a strong ocean current and she can’t be found. We need your…

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