NOAA Live! Alaska: Northern Exposure: A NOAA Corps Officer's Work in Alaska
Interactive webinar connecting NOAA Fisheries scientists and partners with Alaska students, teachers and local communities.
June 8, 2021 - Northern Exposure: A NOAA Corps Officer's Career Path to Working in Alaska
Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 11:00 am Alaska time
Commander Sarah Duncan, NOAA Corps in Seattle, WA
What is a NOAA Corps officer and what do they do for NOAA? Come find out by following Commander Sarah Duncan's journey from the training academy to her work in Alaska as captain of the NOAA ship Oscar Dyson!
The webinar will last about 60 minutes with moderated questions and answers throughout and live American Sign Language interpretation. This webinar will be recorded and posted afterward with English captions and Spanish subtitles. (Grades 2-8 but all ages will enjoy).
NOAA Live! Alaska is a weekly series of interactive webinars, aimed at Alaska students in grades 2–8 (but of interest to all ages!). We feature NOAA scientists, educators, and partners to explore NOAA’s work in Alaska. Learn about current research. Connect to what’s going on in your communities. Join us to ask questions to our presenters and learn more about weather, oceanography, marine life, fisheries and more in Alaska!
NOAA Live! Alaska is coordinated by NOAA's Alaska Fisheries Science Center, NOAA's Alaska Regional Collaboration Network, and the National Weather Service. The series is modeled on the NOAA Live! webinars coordinated by Woods Hole Sea Grant and the NOAA Regional Collaboration Network. Contact Lisa.Hiruki-Raring@noaa.gov with any questions.