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Updates From Around WHOI

WHOI Announces Completion of Comprehensive Campaign

April 1, 2009

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) has successfully completed its “Depth of Leadership” campaign, the Institution’s Board of Trustees recently…

Air France Flight 447 Updates

March 22, 2009

WHOI-Led Team Locates Wreckage of Air France 447 The WHOI-led team searching in the Atlantic Ocean for the wreckage of…

WHOI and RTDC Announce Technology Transfer Partnership

March 4, 2009

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and the Regional Technology Development Corp. (RTDC) of Cape Cod announced jointly today the…

Cold Water Corals Conference to be Held in Woods Hole

October 22, 2008

On October 24, 2008, scientists from North America and Europe will meet at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) to…

New Marine Mammal Center Formed at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

September 18, 2008

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) has announced the formation of a new center for marine mammal research and conservation…

WHOI VP for Marine Operations Bob Detrick Appointed to NSF Post

August 26, 2008

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Geosciences has appointed Robert Detrick of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) as…

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology and WHOI Finalize Research Collaboration

October 22, 2007

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), a new world-class, graduate-level scientific research university now under development, finalized an agreement today with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) to collaborate on marine research projects in the Red Sea.

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Names New President and Director

October 12, 2007

The Board of Trustees of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) announces that Dr. Susan K. Avery has accepted the position of president and director of the institution.

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Will Lead Partnership to Establish Coastal and Global Observatories for Ocean Observatories Initiative

August 23, 2007

The Joint Oceanographic Institutions (JOI) has awarded a $97.7 million contract to an academic partnership led by the WHOI to support the development, installation, and initial operation of the coastal and global components of the National Science Foundation?s Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI). The WHOI partnership includes Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, and Oregon State University?s College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences.

Newt Merrill is Elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

June 5, 2007

Newton P.S. Merrill, senior executive vice president (retired) of The Bank of New York, has been elected Chairman of the…