UVA in the Bahamas: Marine Biology

David Dent is a 2nd year ChemistryBiochemistry major studying abroad with the UVA in the Bahamas: Marine Biology program. Below are some of his photos.

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Conducting Research on Cittarium pica (common name: West Indian Top Shells).

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View of the water surface of the Atlantic Ocean from below.

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Making our way to the eastern side of the island, which is littered with trash.

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Surf, Sun, Study Abroad

Since today’s sunny weather is reminding us of those good ol’ summer days, check out third year Biology major Marissa Hennelly’s photos from when she studied abroad with UVA in the Bahamas this past summer!

Snorkeling is part of the learning environment to introduce students to the plants and animals found in the marine and terrestrial environments of the Caribbean!

Snorkeling is part of the learning environment to introduce students to the plants and animals found in the marine and terrestrial environments of the Caribbean!

Studying in San Salvador, Bahamas doesn't come with a bad view!

Studying in San Salvador, Bahamas doesn’t come with a bad view!

What if the Caribbean Sea was your classroom?

What if the Caribbean Sea was your classroom? Couldn’t ask for a better place to fulfill those science requirements!