The Board of Visitors of the Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center (LMRCSC) met at the Institute of Marine & Environmental Technology on November 4, 2013, for their annual meeting. LMRCSC faculty and graduate students met with the project directors, as well as Jacqueline Rousseau and Meka Laster from NOAA's Educational Partnership Program. The program is funded by NOAA's Educational Partnership Program.
The Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center prepares a diverse student body for careers in research, management and public policy that support the sustainable harvest and conservation of our nation's living marine resources. Now in its 13th year of funding, it is a partnership between the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, along with Delaware State University, Hampton University, Savannah State University, Rosensteil School of Marine & Atmospheric Sciences, and the University of Oregon. The LMRCSC project director at University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science is Dr. Rosemary Jagus.