VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu.xmlVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduVIMS contributes to ‘King Tide’ mapping projecthttp://www.vims.edu.php"Dress rehearsal" will help quantify local flooding risk and validate storm-surge models, while laying groundwork for long-term network of volunteer data collectors.Sun, 17 Sep 2017 09:00:00 -0400Kirwan earns prestigious NSF CAREER Awardhttp://www.vims.edu.phpFunds will help early-career professor advance research and teaching related to coastal marshes and their response to sea-level rise.Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:15:00 -0400VIMS teams up to demo new coastal-mapping technologieshttp://www.vims.edu.phpDr. Christopher Hein and colleagues hope to help sustain NASA’s Flight Facility and Virginia’s Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island.Tue, 12 Sep 2017 11:00:00 -0400Newest class of graduate students begins studieshttp://www.vims.edu.phpThe Virginia Institute of Marine Science officially welcomed 20 new graduate students to its Gloucester Point campus earlier this month. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Aerial drones deliver sweet spot for HAB research at VIMShttp://www.vims.edu.phpProvide ‘eyes in the sky’ to guide collection of water samples with much greater efficiency and lower cost. Sat, 02 Sep 2017 09:00:00 -0400Study negates concerns regarding radioactivity in migratory seafoodhttp://www.vims.edu.phpInternational research team shows negligible risk from consumption of meat from migratory marine predators following Fukushima nuclear disaster.Fri, 25 Aug 2017 10:00:00 -0400The day the plankton rosehttp://www.vims.edu.phpThe story of how a solar eclipse helped solve an oceanographic mystery in the waters off Cape Cod.Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:30:00 -0400Virginia congressional staffers visit VIMShttp://www.vims.edu.phpFaculty, staff, and students use opportunity to share how VIMS is working to address the myriad issues facing Chesapeake Bay and the coastal ocean.Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:00:00 -0400Grad student uses high-tech medical device to study fishhttp://www.vims.edu.phpDoctoral student Diego Vaz uses CAT scans to illuminate details of the toadfish skeleton in exquisite detail, aiding efforts to resolve group's classification and taxonomy.Sun, 09 Jul 2017 07:30:00 -0400Grad students lead cleanup efforthttp://www.vims.edu.phpAs beach season heats up around Chesapeake Bay, VIMS grad students use beach cleanups to help document and reduce marine litter.Mon, 03 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Society of Wetland Scientists honors VIMS profhttp://www.vims.edu.phpSWS President's Service Award recognizes Dr. Jim Perry for his significant contributions to Society's mission and members. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:00:00 -0400VIMS recognized for efforts to improve flooding resiliencyhttp://www.vims.edu.phpDr. Derek Loftis is honored as ‘Emerging Leader’ during Capitol Hill Ocean Week and as a member of the winning team in the Amazon City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge.Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:00:00 -0400VIMS report offers mixed news on James River Keponehttp://www.vims.edu.phpGood news is that threats to human health from this now-banned pesticide have largely abated, troubling news is that threats from new, undocumented contaminants persist.Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:00:00 -0400Virginia Environmental Endowment supports new fellowship programhttp://www.vims.edu.phpVEE helps fund VIMS-Sea Grant partnership that gives students opportunity to help state agencies conserve natural resources.Mon, 05 Jun 2017 13:30:00 -0400VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu.phpVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400