Press Releases and Articles

The Center has a long history of working closely with schools and after-school programs to enhance experiences for students.

The Center at the Wetlands Institute

The Center for Aquatic Sciences presented Morticia, an eastern screech owl, to educate visitors at Wetlands Institute’s Fall Migration Festival. (Learn more)

Center Visits Haddonfield Library

On Friday August 7, 2015 The Center for Aquatic Sciences’ Outreach Coordinator, Amy Penney, visited the Haddonfield Library. During the program the children got to learn about and meet a diamond back terrapin, a ball python, a screech owl and a horseshoe crab. (Learn more)

The Center Celebrates World Oceans Day

The Center joined Adventure Aquarium in promoting healthy oceans with crafts, educational tables and voting for a favorite beach. Aquarium guests, and even some animals, had the opportunity to tell us why they think oceans are awesome.

Center for Aquatic Sciences receives the Chancellor’s Award for Civic Engagement from Rutgers University-Camden

The Center strives to be a responsible member of the community and is honored to have been recognized for our work associated with civic engagement initiatives.

CAUSE Fuels Passion for Research

CAUSE had the chance to travel to Washington, D.C. for a national conference about after-school, before-school and summer learning programs. We had the opportunity to meet with members of Congress to share the ways these programs help teach our generation about science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM. (Learn more)


The Board of Center for Aquatic Sciences Appoints New Executive Leadership Team

The Board of Directors of the Center for Aquatic Sciences is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Nicole Gillespie as President and CEO and Ms. Barbara Kelly has Executive Vice President and COO. Click here for the full press release.

Center Announces Search for next President and CEO

The Center has announced its search for the next President and CEO. To see the full posting click here.


Center for Aquatic Sciences Announces Retirement of Brian DuVall, President and CEO

Brian DuVall announces retirement after over 30 years of leadership. For more information, click here.