Course at the Duke University Marine Laboratory examines the Use of Innovation and Entrepreneurship to Save the Sea

The Duke University Marine Laboratory in Beaufort, North Carolina, is offering a new course this summer titled “Venturing Seaward:  Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Ocean Benefit.” The course is open to undergraduate and graduate students – as well as post-docs and mid/late-career professionals – who would like to deepen their understanding at the intersection of marine conservation, innovation, entrepreneurship, and public policy.

A course summary is available on the Duke Marine Lab website at the following URL:

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Running from July 8 through August 9, Venturing Seaward is limited to just 15 students.  The target-date for registration is June 15th and enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Interested folks can contact Gwendy Womble ( or Katie Wood ( for questions and help with registration.

Proxecto financiado polo Ministerio de Educación no marco do programa Campus de Excelencia Internacional e polo Ministerio de Economía e Competitividade, dentro do Plan Nacional de Investigación Científica, Desenvolvemento e Innovación Tecnolóxica.