Creating Connections

The Dauphin Island Sea Lab Alumni Connection serves as the driving force to continue the campus mission in being a center for transformative oceanic and coastal research and education. As alumni, you play a vital role in reinforcing the Dauphin Island Sea Lab's reputation and pushing the institution forward to new levels of accomplishment. We invite you to share with us what you've been up to since leaving campus. Let's continue to make waves in education, research, and outreach around the world.  

DISL Alumni Weekend - Nov. 12-14, 2021

The Dauphin Island Sea Lab and the Dauphin Island Sea Lab Foundation invite all DISL alumni to attend the first Alumni Weekend being held on November 12-14, 2021. Register today by clicking here.


Friday, November 12:

4 p.m.
Check-in at Challenger Dorm with JoAnn Moody

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
50th Anniversary Celebration in the Aquarium- This adults-only event will be casual and includes live music, beer, wine, and heavy hors d'oeuvres. 

Kids Club- While the adults enjoy a celebration in the aquarium, the children we'll be treated to dinner and a movie underneath Horizon Hall. DISL graduate students will lend a hand.

Saturday, November 13:

8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Breakfast, May's Cafe

9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Activities for the family including a salt marsh excursion, beach walk, and aquarium tour. The schedule will be shared closer to the weekend.

3 p.m. to 6 p.m. 
R/V Alabama Discovery excursion for ages 8 years old and up (Limit 37 people, reservations required)

6:30 p.m. until
Shrimp Boil and games under Horizon Hall

Sunday, November 14:

9 a.m. 
Farewell Brunch, May's Cafe


Registration (meals, shrimp boil, activities) Adults, $75
Children, $35
Challenger Dorm (Double Occupancy)  $20 per night, per person
50th Anniversary Celebration  $50
R/V Alabama Discovery Excursion  Adults, $30
 Children, 8 and up $15

For questions about the weekend please email:

JoAnn Moody –
Greg Graeber –
Mendel Graeber –

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