Community Outreach & Students Connected

USCB Shares Science With the Lowcountry

USCB's Mad Scientists Camp 

YMCA campers explore science

Many natural sciences faculty help run the science camp. The camp was featured in the Bluffton Today.  


Tammy Jane Educational Vessel

Research on a Boat

Local high school students enrolled in USCB's 2021 Math Opportunities in the Summer (MOS)  sorted through the day’s catch aboard the shrimping trawler Tammy Jane, which docks on Hilton Head Island.  Faculty members from the Natural Sciences department helped the students identify what they caught.


Community Festivals

Community Biology Informative Booth

USCB students and faculty brought marine animals for an educational display at the Beaufort Shrimp Festival  in Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park.

Oceans and Society

Oceans and Society Student Research

Students in Dr. Tye Pettay's class "Oceans and Society" learn to throw a cast net on a field trip to Spring Island, near Beaufort.