Scripps Oceanography has more than a century of scientific achievement and instructional excellence.

Our body of alumni is nearing 2,000 members, spread throughout the globe and participating in a diverse range of careers.

From studying the earth’s core to probing the far reaches of space, Scripps alumni continue the institution’s mission to seek, teach, and communicate scientific understanding of the oceans, atmosphere, Earth, and other planets for the benefit of society and the environment. 

In the News

Scripps Oceanography alumna Ayana Elizabeth Johnson.

Around the Pier: Fighting for the Ocean
Scripps Oceanography alumna Ayana Elizabeth Johnson returns to campus to discuss her ocean conservation work grounded in social justice

The United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket launches with NASA's ICESat-2 satellite onboard. Photo: NASA/ Bill Ingalls

Around the Pier: NASA Launches World’s Most Advanced Ice-Measuring Satellite into Orbit
Glaciologist Helen Fricker and other Scripps scientists played a role in advising the ICESat-2 mission

Scripps Alumna Highlight: Veronica Tamsitt
No stranger to the sound of opportunity knocking on her door, Veronica Tamsitt PhD ‘18 sails the Southern Ocean to understand global climate

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