Public Outreach

Invited Lectures

Josh hosting a Q&A session at the New England Aquarium reef tank
Public Outreach & Invited Lectures
•Protecting the Ocean’s Giants: The Future of Manta Ray Conservation. Invited lecture, New England Aquarium,
 April 2015
•Spatial Ecology and Conservation of Oceanic Manta Rays. Invited lecture, Woods Hole Oceanographic
 Institution, April 2015
•Grad School: Getting into (and enjoying) graduate programs in STEM fields. Presentation and mentoring day
 with Upward Bound students, July 2015
•Ecology and Conservation of Manta Rays. Invited lecture, Lecture Series, ExplorOcean Learning Center,
 Huntington Beach, CA. October 2014


•Manta Rays: Threatened Icons. Invited lecture, Magnificent Ocean Seminar Series, Birch Aquarium at Scripps, La
 Jolla, CA. August 2013
•In the Field: Scientific Diving and Field Research. Invited lecture, Women and Minorities Program, Scripps
 Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA. May 2013
•Manta Rays and Marine Ecology. Invited lecture, Sail Caribbean Marine Science Camp, British Virgin Islands.  August 2011
•Healthy Oceans: Threats from Overfishing and Plastic Pollution. Invited lecture (5th grade), Edgewood
 Intermediary, Ellettsville, IN. April 2011

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