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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">We are pleased to announce this year's Marine Bioacoustics Summer School program (SeaBASS 2020).<span style=""> 
</span>SeaBASS provides the opportunity for currently enrolled graduate students interested in pursuing careers in marine bioacoustics to develop a strong foundation of both marine animal biology and acoustics from distinguished lecturers in the field.<span style="">
</span>The goals of SeaBASS are to discuss important topics in marine bioacoustics, foster technical communication across disciplines, and promote mentoring and collaboration.</span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";"><span style=""></span>SeaBASS gives students an opportunity to learn from experts who will discuss a suite of topics not often offered at any one university.<span style=""> 
</span>The topics covered in the course include: Introduction to Underwater Sound,<span style="">
</span>Sound Propagation,<span style=""></span>Marine Mammal Biology & Behavior,<span style=""> 
</span>Fish Communication & Behavior,<span style=""> <span style="font-size:10pt; font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif,serif,"EmojiFont"; color:rgb(33,33,33)">
</span><span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">Hearing, Echolocation,</span> Fisheries Acoustics/Active Acoustic Monitoring, </span> and Passive Acoustic Monitoring & Signal Processing.</span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">WHEN:<span style="">             
</span>  June 1-5, 2020</span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">WHERE:<span style="">           
</span> Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY</span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">COSTS:<span style="">             
</span>The costs of student attendance (room and board, based on double <br>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">                            occupancy for students) will be funded from sponsor support.<span style=""> 
</span>There is no</span></p>
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</span>Full-time participation of all participants is required.<span style="">  </span>
Travel</span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">                            costs are the responsibility of the student, but travel assistance can be</span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">                            requested during the application process.</span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">APPLICATION:   The on-line application is available at
<a href="https://eos.unh.edu/center-acoustics-research-education/courses/bioacoustic-summer-school-seabass" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" id="LPlnk554005" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline" previewremoved="true">
https://eos.unh.edu/center-acoustics-research-education/courses/bioacoustic-summer-school-seabass</a></span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">DEADLINE:         The application deadline is February 28, 2020.</span></p>
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<span style="font-family: "Arial", sans-serif, serif, "EmojiFont";">Please direct questions to Dr. Jennifer Miksis-Olds (<a href="mailto:J.MiksisOlds@unh.edu" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline">J.MiksisOlds@unh.edu</a>)
 or Dr. Susan Parks (<a href="mailto:sparks@syr.edu" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline">sparks@syr.edu</a>).</span></p>
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Associate Professor<br>
Biology Department<br>
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