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Marine Ecology & Biology Free Event

Interested in Marine Ecology and Biology? An SDSU Student Group Will Host an Open House at the Costal and Marine Institute Laboratory on March 10.


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SDSU’s Marine Ecology and Biology Student Association (MEBSA), along with the Biology Department, is organizing an open house at the Coastal Marine Institute Laboratory (CMIL). This is only the second time that CMIL has opened its doors to the public, and it is a rare opportunity to experience its facilities, research and activities!


Students attend free!

The purpose of the open house event is to showcase current research at SDSU, the facilities at CMIL, and to educate the public about marine ecology and conservation.

Students are encouraged to attend this free event.



Activities include:

  • Touch tanks
  • Games
  • SCUBA gear demonstrations
  • Lab tours
  • Research talks
  • Games
  • Food
  • …and much more!

A fundraising raffle will be held with prizes such as gift certificates, snorkel gear, and museum tickets.

For more information, visit the MEBSA website or email


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