Spend your summer doing research on how global change (e.g. pollution, climate change) affects
marine organisms and their ecosystems!
Our Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) offers a unique collaboration between the
renowned Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, CT and the University of Connecticut, Avery Point located on
Long Island Sound.
WHAT you WILL GAIN:
• Access to both Mystic Aquarium and UConn’s resources and expertise
• Training in cutting-edge marine research (both field and laboratory opportunities)
Professional development such as training in science communication, data analysis, ethics, etc.
• Job shadows at Mystic Aquarium
One-on-one mentoring with experts in Marine Science Exploration of career opportunities
Monthly stipend, room and board, travel expenses
For more information or to apply visit MysticAquarium.org/REU
Supported by the National Science Foundation Division of Biological Infrastructure in the
for Biological Sciences and the Division of Ocean Sciences in the Directorate for Geosciences