Monterey

Visiting Monterey Bay: A world of discovery 

Visiting Monterey Bay: A world of discovery 

John Steinbeck and I share three passions: writing, marine biology and Monterey Bay. Before coming to Stanford, I had only sparse knowledge about the Hopkins Marine Station in Pacific Grove on the Monterey Peninsula — and…


SoCo Spotlight: Sophomores set sail in Monterey Bay

SoCo Spotlight: Sophomores set sail in Monterey Bay

Like navigating the ocean, piloting a three-week Sophomore College (SoCo) class centered around working on a ship can be unpredictable and tumultuous. Ample opportunity exists for plans to change — especially when the ship is…