/Tag: marine biology

SPC and HCC STEM Students Explore Local Career Opportunities on the Bay

2019-08-28T11:38:26-05:00

On August 14, 2019, the Tampa Bay Bridge to Baccalaureate (TB B2B) embarked on a boat tour of Port Tampa Bay. TB B2B students from St Petersburg College and Hillsborough Community College climbed aboard the Bay Spirit II along with the Captain, crew and expert Tour Guide, Dennis Martin to learn about future employment possibilities for STEM majors. Port Tampa Bay is by far Florida’s largest port, handling over 37 million tons of cargo per year. The Tampa Port is very diverse and handles all major cargo categories such as: Liquid bulk (petroleum, sulfur, ammonia, orange juice) Dry bulk (fertilizer, limestone, [...]

SPC and HCC STEM Students Explore Local Career Opportunities on the Bay2019-08-28T11:38:26-05:00

ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) Underwater Robotics Workshop

2019-01-14T14:52:07-05:00

ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) Underwater Robotics Workshop (RSVP required | 15 seats) • Date: Friday, January 18th • Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm • Location: SPC Bay Pines STEM Center • RSVP Link: https://web.spcollege.edu/survey/27711 • Event Description: ROVs- Remotely Operated Vehicles are the perfect introduction to ocean exploration and the technology used in the marine sciences. ROVs are also a great way to ignite interest in all of the marine science fields and inspire everyone to act upon the urge to explore! • What will I be doing with a PVC ROV in this session? You will be using an ROV kit [...]

ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) Underwater Robotics Workshop2019-01-14T14:52:07-05:00