In celebration of Women’s History Month, we sat down with Pamela Hallock Muller, PhD.
She was the first female marine scientist hired at USF and serves as a ‘Rosie the
Riveter’ and ‘Notorious RBG’ for oceanographers around the globe.
After three postponements due to COVID-19 and a slew of weather fronts ending with
Hurricane Zeta in October 2020, scientists from the Center for Ocean Mapping and Innovative
Technologies (COMIT) were able to safely set sail to the northeastern Gulf of Mexico
in February 2021.
For the first time in its long-running history, the Spoonbill Ocean Sciences Bowl,
a regional high school competition in St. Petersburg, FL where teams compete to advance
to the National Ocean Sciences Bowl, will be held virtually.