Student Blog

Mixing art and engineering to teach science

Phoebe Graham, 2017-18 PSO Student Scholar

After visiting all eight branches of UGA Public Service and Outreach as a 2017-18 student scholar last fall, I decided on an internship with Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant. I worked under Jessica Brown, the program’s stormwater specialist based… Full story

Engineering, sharks, and fishermen

Truc Vu, 2017-18 PSO Student Scholar

When applying to the Public Service and Outreach (PSO) Student Scholars Program, I was intrigued by Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant and wondered how I might apply my engineering skills while working with a unit focused on marine research,… Full story

An outsider turned insider’s perspective of UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant

Phillip Jones, 2017-18 Public Service and Outreach Student Scholar

“I am very happy to let you know that you have been selected as part of the 2017-18 Public Service and Outreach Student Scholars cohort, with a likely Spring 2018 internship with the Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant.” I… Full story

5 Pieces of Advice for Future UGA Public Service and Outreach Interns

Katie Sanders, 2015 – 2016 Public Service and Outreach Scholar

With the onset of warm spring weather comes a quickly approaching graduation date as well as the unfortunate closing of my time as an intern with the UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant office. This spring, I was awarded… Full story

UGA is More than Just Football

Ashley Wilson, 2015-2016 Public Service and Outreach Student Scholar

As a junior, I have to admit that before I attended UGA I only knew two things about the university: it’s a very large school, and it’s famous for football. However, in the fall of 2015, I was accepted into… Full story

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