Past Events

  • The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life & a Healthier Planet

    July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life and a Healthier Planet Thursday, July 19 Paul Greenberg, James Beard Award-winning author REGISTER Omega-3 fatty acids have long been celebrated by doctors and dieticians as key to a healthy heart and a sharper brain. In the last few decades...

  • The Southern Right Whales of Argentina

    July 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    The Southern Right Whales of Argentina: A 47-year Story Written by Biological Research and Citizen Science Thursday, July 12 Florencia Ornela Vilches, New England Aquarium Marine Conservation Action FundFellow* and Instituto de Conservación de Ballenas researcher REGISTER Right whales can be identi...

  • Ocean Conservation Storytelling

    June 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    Ocean Conservation Storytelling Thursday, June 28 Andy Mann, Conservation Photographer and Filmmaker, National Geographic, SeaLegacy REGISTER With the magnificent honor of documenting the world’s oceans comes the incredible responsibility of telling these stories correctly and to the right people....

  • Are Sharks Smart? Exploring the Brains of Sharks & Their Relatives

    June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Are Sharks Smart? Exploring the Brain of Sharks and Their Relatives Thursday, June 21 Kara E. Yopak, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina Wilmington REGISTER Selection for cognitive ability has been proposed as a key factor driving the evolution of larger brains and/or the brain ...

  • Right Whales, Right Gear: Finding New Ways to Avoid Fish Entanglements

    June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    Right Whales, Right Gear: Finding New Ways to Fish that Avoid Entanglements Tuesday, June 19 Panel discussion with John Haviland, South Shore Lobster Fishermen’s Association; Laurens Howle, Duke University; Amy Knowlton, Senior Scientist, Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life at the New England Aq...

  • March For The Ocean

    June 9

    SAVE THE DATE: On Saturday, June 9th, 2018, World Oceans Day weekend, we will march and wear blue for the ocean in Washington, D.C. and sister cities across America alongside a 91-foot life-sized blue whale!  At Women Working for Oceans, we believe that every voice matters and that when we spe...

  • Marine Mammals in the Anthropocene: Keeping Endangered from Becoming Extinct

    June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    Marine Mammals in the Anthropocene: Keeping Endangered from Becoming Extinct Thursday, June 7 Scott Kraus, Ph.D., Vice President and Senior Science Advisor, Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life at the New England Aquarium REGISTER Recent marine extinctions suggest that humanity does not have a good ...

  • Young Professionals Action Committee (YPAC) Informational Meeting

    May 30 @ 7:00 pm at The Democracy Center

  • W2O Board Meeting

    May 21 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm