VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu/rss/news.xmlVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduWhite House announces “smart city” fundinghttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/smart_city_funding.phpSub-award to Dr. Jon 'Derek' Loftis will support VIMS' efforts to help local communities better manage coastal flooding.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:00:00 -0400Decoding sharkshttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/decoding_sharks.phpVIMS professor Kevin Weng and W&M undergraduates collaborate on the Eastern Shore to uncover the secrets behind shark behavior.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS collaborates with federal partners to study algal bloomshttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/hab_partners.phpResearchers at VIMS, NASA, and NOAA are using the latest in satellite technology to better track algal blooms in Chesapeake Bay.Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS announces winners of 2016 Photo Contesthttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/photo_contest_2016.phpIn-house competition recognizes the most engaging images taken by VIMS faculty, students, and staff in the field and lab.Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:00:00 -0400VIMS team embarks on expedition to Arctic seashttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/arctic_nfix.phpMonth-long expedition aboard the nation’s newest icebreaker will study the role of nitrogen in Arctic food webs.Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400New graduate school class begins studies at VIMShttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/matriculation_2016.phpVIMS welcomes an academically distinguished group of 22 new students to William & Mary's School of Marine Science.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 18:00:00 -0400Old and cold: extreme longevity in Greenland sharks http://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/greenland_sharks.phpAnalysis of eye tissues suggests slow-growing species is Earth's oldest vertebrate, and raises concerns about potential impacts from fishing.Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:00:00 -0400Researchers issue real-time forecasts of Chesapeake Bay dead zonehttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/cb_hypoxia_fcst.phpExperimental forecast will help Chesapeake Bay anglers better plan for the appearance of low-oxygen conditions.Mon, 08 Aug 2016 11:00:00 -0400Kiwanis Fishing Day clinic teaches skills, supports researchhttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/kiwanis-fishing-day.phpNearly 300 kids ages 8 through 12 attended the 16th annual Kiwanis Fishing Day Clinic held at the Buckroe Fishing Pier in Hampton on July 19th.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS assists in launch of NOAA buoyhttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/cbibs_buoy.phpData will fill gap in Baywide observing system, enrich York River research.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:00:00 -0400Loftis partners in market challengehttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/loftis_app_challenge.phpIdeas proposed by Dr. Derek Loftis and partner will enhance a mobile app that was developed to help users better monitor and respond to coastal flooding.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:00:00 -0400VIMS professor wins international recognitionhttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/canuel_geochem_award.phpProfessor Elizabeth Canuel was awarded the honorary title of Geochemical Fellow at the annual Goldschmidt Conference recently held in Yokohama, Japan.Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Researchers release “Frankenturtles” into Chesapeake Bayhttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/frankenturtles.phpStudy of drifting carcasses aims to protect living sea turtles from harm.Tue, 14 Jun 2016 11:00:00 -0400VIMS modeler joins in ensemble forecast of 2016 Gulf dead zonehttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/gomex_hypoxia_2016.phpDr. David Forrest adds to a multi-model forecast that NOAA uses to predict the size of the low-oxygen zone that forms off the Mississippi Delta each summer.Thu, 09 Jun 2016 11:00:00 -0400VIMS open house draws enthusiastic crowdhttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/msd_2016.phpAdventurous souls brave showers and are rewarded with fun and learning.Tue, 24 May 2016 03:00:00 -0400VIMS helps steer visit of Polynesian sailing canoehttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/hokulea.phpHokule'a's visit to encourage sustainable seas was sparked by a chance encounter 25 years ago.Mon, 23 May 2016 11:00:00 -0400VIMS professor recognized with prestigious awardhttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/graves_graves.phpVIMS Professor John Graves was honored with the Thomas Ashley Graves, Jr. Award for Sustained Excellence in Teaching during William & Mary’s commencement ceremony on Saturday.Tue, 17 May 2016 01:00:00 -0400Reusable shark tags among $90,000 of approved green-fee projectshttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/green_fee_awards.phpDevelopment of low-power, reusable tags for gathering data on shark populations in Chesapeake Bay is one of the projects approved this spring for green-fee funding.Mon, 16 May 2016 15:00:00 -0400VIMS earns $6M in set-aside funding for scallop researchhttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/sea_scallop_rsa.phpPartnership among scallopers and scientists at VIMS and elsewhere continues to make the U.S. scallop fishery an international model for sustainability and public-private cooperation.Mon, 09 May 2016 11:00:00 -0400Pair of VIMS faculty honored with Plumeri Awardshttp://www.vims.edu/newsandevents/topstories/plumeri_2016.phpProfessors Mark Brush and John Hoenig will use stipends to engage students in field research and advisory service activities.Mon, 02 May 2016 23:30:00 -0400