Five College Consortium

Five College Coastal and Marine Sciences Program


Campus Office Hours

Certificate Advising Office Hours/Initial Meetings (to begin certificate work)
Office hours will be held at each campus throughout the semester. Please email for meeting availability. Please bring or have access to a copy of your transcript for your initial meeting.

LECTURES, Presentations, and Info sessions

FCCMS NOAA Internship Info Sessions 2016
Hampshire College:    February 4th (Thursday) from 12-2 pm in CSC 302 (drop in)
Mount Holyoke College: February 4th (Thursday) at 4:30 pm in Kendade 303
University of Massachusetts: February 4th (Thursday) at 7:00 pm in Morrill III, 203
Amherst College: February 8th (Monday) at 6 pm in Merrill 315

Poster Help Session (senior and junior certificate students only)
March 2, 2016 (Wednesday) from 5-7 pm
UMass Morrill, room TBD
Pizza dinner provided
Session will cover poster design/layout, content, data analysis and display, with time for individual questions about your poster.
RSVP required:

Larval fish ecology, from the Sargasso Sea to the pond over yonder
March 25, 2016 (Friday), 4 pm
UMass, Morrill 2, room 222
Joel Llopiz, PhD
Dept. of Biology
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Sponsored by UMass Organismic Evolutionary Biology Graduate Program

Past Events:
FCCMS Student Summer Research Symposium
November 16, 2015 (Monday) at 6:30 pm
University of Massachusetts

Morrill 2, room 222
(refreshments will be served)

Students will present their research findings and internship experiences as Five College-funded interns working at NOAA labs nationwide. If you are thinking of applying for an FCCMS internship, this is a good opportunity to find out what it is really like.