Recap of NESS’s 7th Annual Gala

NESS held its 7th Annual Benefit Gala on Saturday, November 7, at the Velvet Mill. The gala’s theme, “Building Brighter Futures,” highlighted NESS’s 11-year history of providing ocean adventures to students, many of whom come from underserved communities in cities such as New London, Hartford, and Providence. Approximately 240 people attended the event to help […]

Cardboard Boat Project at BDJMS

One of the best aspects of the engineering process is creating something from start to finish. How better to teach the 8th grade STEM students at Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School (BDJMS) this process than to have them envision, plan, and create a boat from start to finish? Earlier this week, the NESS SEA AmeriCorps […]