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MME News
Massachusetts Marine Educators
April 2013
In This Issue
Member Sail on "Ardelle"
MME Art Contest
Flotsam and Jetsam
MME on Facebook
What's the Scuttle?
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MME Member Sail on the Schooner Ardelle
When: Saturday, May 18th, 2013 from 3:30 to 5:30pm
What: Member cruise on the Pinky Schooner Ardelle
Where: Gloucester Harbor
Cost: $10/member, $15/guest - adults only, space is limited
Click here to register! For more info, please contact Mary Kay Taylor at 978-281-0470 or

MME Art Contest
The Annual Marine Art Contest is underway!  The theme for this year's contest is "Amazing Ocean Creatures of Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary".  The deadline for submissions is Thursday, April 25th, 2013. Details and registration information are here and downloadable here.

Flotsam and Jetsam
The Spring issue of F&J is now online!  The theme of this edition is "Tuna".  Click here to check it out! Submissions are being accepted through May 14th for the Summer edition, which will report on the High School Marine Science Symposia, WHOI conference, including annual MME awards and elections. Contact Howard Dimmick, F&J Editor-in-Chief, at for submissions or questions.
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Relaunch of MME on Facebook
We have switched our Facebook presence from a Group to a Page...stop by and "Like" us today!  Our first photo album contains picture from the recent Annual Conference at WHOI.  Check it out!
What's the Scuttle?
Are you on Scuttlebutt? This is a free Listserv of the National Marine Educators Association and is an informal marine education information-sharing network. Don't miss out on news of training and grant opportunities, curricular ideas, and other topics. Click here to sign up!
Save the Date!  

National Marine Educators Association Conference, Mobile, AL - July 22-25, 2013

Boston Harbor Educators Conference, UMass-Boston - Saturday, September 28, 2013

Coming soon...
In future editions of our e-news, we will feature a Member Profile to help folks get to know one another. First up?  Our new Board President, Erin Hobbs. Stay tuned!

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