Jennifer Dong '17, a biology major, spent her fall in the SEA Semester program on the SSV Corwith Cramer, a tall research vessel.
Off Campus Study
Grinnell's individually advised curriculum opens doors.
Oceans and Seas – Various locations – Sea Education Association (SEA)
SEA Semester: Environmental Studies in Woods Hole & at Sea
Why choose SEA Semester?
How off-campus study changes lives.
In addition to the unique opportunities available for internships and valuable learning about Washington that can take place through the Grinnell faculty director’s signature course and our local instructor’s policy course, Grinnell-in-Washington offers Grinnell students unparalleled contact with College alumni. The network of Grinnell alumni in the Washington area is one of the most robust in the country. Area alumni meet each other fairly regularly and have long been interested in meeting current Grinnell students.
The programs below have been identified as particularly suited to the study of the following set of academic themes. These themes cut across academic majors and represent interests that second-year students have often articulated in OCS advising meetings if they have not yet decided on a major.