Birch Aquarium Public Programs Coordinator Charina Layman.
Birch Aquarium’s Summer Learning Adventure Camps are one of a kind, and we’re not the only ones who think so! In February, the American Camp Association (ACA) recognized the aquarium’s public programs coordinator, Charina Layman, with its Rising Star Award.
Charina’s award acknowledges her commitment to [...]
This summer, youth summer interns at Birch Aquarium at Scripps helped visitors explore the science of San Diego Bay.
By Lisa Gilfillan, interpretive volunteer programmer
Every summer Birch Aquarium at Scripps comes alive with an influx of eager teenagers. These youth summer interns (YSI) volunteer in a 10-week program [...]
Each year, we invite ocean-minded high school and college students to join our staff as Summer Interns. This creative and enthusiastic group often comes up with fun ways to connect with our summer campers.
Check out this awesome ocean rap that interns Alexx Robles & Kasey Ober wrote for our youngsters.
Intern Jessica Chen at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
By Jessica Chen, Danielle Hammond, Kathrin Artamonov, and Ciera Villegas Birch Aquarium Youth Summer Interns, 2012
“Do you want to major in marine biology?”
As high school students, we hear this question a lot from people who find out we’re spending our summer interning at Birch Aquarium [...]
Birch Aquarium at Scripps Intern Catherine Harmeier teaches visitors about the watershed and San Diego Bay.
By Catherine Harmeier, Thomas Nieman, Briana Scott, and Dania Grant Birch Aquarium Youth Summer Interns, 2012
Summer is a wonderful time of year to relax and catch up with old friends. It’s also a time to learn new things [...]
Intern Jose Cuevas on the floor, teaching visitors about marine science.
Are you a high school student interested in the ocean sciences? Consider becoming a Birch Aquarium summer intern! Discover what the experience was like for former intern Jose Cuevas: __________
Hi, I’m Jose Cuevas. For the last few years, I’ve looked forward to [...]