OSO Blog

Keeping Adam Webster’s legacy alive –  O’Neill Sea Odyssey’s unique program brings ocean education to people with special needs

September 20, 2022

With his parents, Tom and Judy Webster, Adam, born with special needs,  loved being out on the water onboard the family’s small sailboat. With Adam’s passing at the age of … Read more

OSO Volunteer Day – Sept 16, 10 AM-2 PM

September 7, 2022

O’Neill Sea Odyssey is recruiting volunteers! We have an upcoming volunteer event on Friday, September 16th from 10 am-2 pm where we will be cleaning and organizing our shoreside classroom … Read more

OSO is Hiring Marine Science Instructors!

August 1, 2022

O’Neill Sea Odyssey Marine Science Instructor Job Description Summary: OSO is seeking a Marine Science Instructor with excellent outdoor teaching skills, a  strong background in experiential education, and a passion for … Read more

Applications Open Soon!

April 29, 2022

Applications are Open May 2nd at 8AM Calling all 4th through 6th-grade students and teachers and special education classes:  Please join us aboard the Team O’Neill Catamaran for the 2022-23 … Read more

Executive Director in the News!

March 14, 2022

O’Neill Sea Odyssey Hires new Executive Director The Board of Directors for O’Neill Sea Odyssey has hired Tracey Weiss as its new executive director. Tracey brings 20+ years of experience … Read more

We’re hiring a Finance Manager!

February 22, 2022

O’Neill Sea Odyssey Finance Manager The O’Neill Sea Odyssey program is looking for an experienced nonprofit finance professional to manage the day-to-day finances of the organization. The Full-Charge Bookkeeper works … Read more

We’re hiring a Marine Science Instructor!

February 2, 2022

O’Neill Sea Odyssey Marine Science Instructor OSO is seeking a Marine Science Instructor with excellent outdoor teaching skills, a strong background in experiential education, and a passion for connecting youth … Read more

Instructor Spotlight: Lauren Hanneman

November 26, 2019

An interview with 14-year OSO Marine Science Instructor Lauren Hanneman: Educator, Academic, Role Model, Environmental Steward. What attracted you to this position at O’Neill Sea Odyssey in the first place? … Read more

We’re hiring a Marine Science Instructor!

July 29, 2019

O’Neill Sea Odyssey Marine Science Instructor Job Description Application Deadline: Priority deadline:Thursday, August 15. Applications accepted on an on-going basis. Start Date: September 5,2019 (tentative, to be determined by employer … Read more

A Woman of the Water: Meet Meg Decoite, O’Neill Sea Odyssey Education Intern

June 24, 2019

Meg Decoite, 22, a junior at UCSC studying marine biology, has not had your typical college trajectory. Deeply committed to remaining true to her passions while building upon her strengths, … Read more