UMaine graduates explore marine policy in Washington, D.C.

Submitted by Catherine Schmitt on Fri, 02/09/2018 - 14:17

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Knauss Fellows (clockwise: Skylar Bayer, Kevin Staples, and Mattie Rodrigue.)
The National Sea Grant College Program has awarded prestigious Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowships to three University of Maine graduates.

Skylar Bayer, Kevin Staples and Mattie Rodrigue join 54 fellow graduates nationwide who will spend a year working on marine policy in Washington, D.C. The fellowships provide the opportunity for recent graduates to apply their scientific background to marine and coastal policymaking at the national level.