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Bell Receives Award from S.C. Marine Educators Association

Dec 15, 2015

E.V. Bell, the Consortium’s Marine Education Specialist, has been awarded the prestigious 2015 President’s Choice award from the S.C. Marine Educators Association (SCMEA) during their annual conference in Greenville, S.C.

According to Meika Samuel, SCMEA president, E.V. was originally nominated for Marine Educator of the Year, but received the President’s Choice award for her lifetime of work in support of marine education. “She has collaborated on numerous projects that have benefited students, teachers, and scientists across our state,” said Meika.

E.V. has developed innovative education programs such as From Seeds to Shoreline salt marsh restoration, Salt Marsh STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art Math), and South Carolina’s Amazing Coast workshops. Visit the Education section of the Consortium’s website for more information about E.V.’s programmatic efforts.