Category: Visions 14

Cole Rogers

I am a Sophomore student studying Electrical Engineering at Western Washington University. My interest in Engineering springs from my passion for natural sciences. I became fascinated with the ocean when I took a Survey of Oceanography

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Erica Sampaga

Erica Sampaga is a senior at University of Washington, double majoring in Oceanography and Earth and Space Science: Geology.  She is interested in the deep sea, hydrothermal vents, marine geology, and seafloor mapping.  Erica is also a

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Malea Saul

I am a junior in the Oceanography department at the University of Washington. I am most interested in studying chemical process in the ocean, but I also find the biology around hydrothermal vents to be super intriguing. The ocean is a recent int

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Jesse Turner

Hello there! My name is Jesse Turner and I am a senior in Oceanography at the University of Washington. My passions are endless, but a few of my hobbies include hiking, biking, slacklining, skiing, soccer, and juggling. I am originally from Vash

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Kearstin Williams

I am going into my junior year at the University of Washington and am pursuing a degree in Environmental Science alongside a marine biology minor. Currently I am interested in the ecology of marine species as well as conservation biology. During

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Leg 5A Summary Axial Base

The engineering/science team and the crew of the ROV ROPOS and the R/V Thomas G. Thompson worked tirelessly and continuously for 30 hours to deploy a large and unique mooring at the base of Axial Seamount.

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