Month: April 2018

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Today is World Veterinary Day, a chance for us to celebrate the Mystic Aquarium vet team for all of the lifesaving work they do 365 days a year. Learn about our Veterinary Team and their motivation why they entered the veterinary field. Allison Tuttle  |  Vice President of Biological Programs I am fortunate to have my dream job working at Mystic Aquarium. As the Vice President of Biological Programs, I oversee husbandry and veterinary... MORE »

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

WORLD PENGUIN DAY CELEBRATED WITH NEWS OF PROGRESS IN AFRICAN PENGUIN CONSERVATION Mystic Aquarium Proud of Local Support Providing Measurable Impact on International Conservation Mystic, Conn. (April 25, 2019): There is no better way to celebrate World Penguin Day than with good news. Today, on shorelines in South Africa, colonies of penguins are nesting in artificial nests thanks to a worldwide collaboration. After a successful... MORE »

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Dear Friend: Dinosaur Exhibit Opening On Friday evening we welcomed VIP’s and Members to the opening of Jurassic Giants: A Dinosaur Adventure in the Ocean Conservation Center. Over 2,500 members came to preview the exhibit. They were not only greeted by 12 animatronic dinosaurs, but also by a 32.5 pound sculpted chocolate dinosaur.  The sweet creation was crafted for Mystic Aquarium by Chef Franck Iglesias, Executive Pastry Chef at... MORE »

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

MYSTIC AQUARIUM TO SUMMER IN SPRINGFIELD Mystic Aquarium Teams With Springfield College to Host Summer Camps Mystic, Conn. (April 3, 2018): Mystic Aquarium and Springfield College have joined forces to bring a summer of education and fun to Springfield, Massachusetts.  Offered July 9 through August 3, 2018, our camps offer hands-on activities, up-close animal encounters, field trips and other fun and educational experiences for children... MORE »

Monday, April 2, 2018

Dear Friend: The Mosey Family Dinosaur Exhibit This past weekend we welcomed Trustee Tom Mosey and his family for a ribbon cutting and tour of our new exhibit, Jurassic Giants:  A Dinosaur Adventure.  We are very grateful to Tom, Julie, Samantha and James Mosey for their family’s sponsorship of the exhibit and active involvement in its design and implementation. The exhibit opens to the public this Saturday, April 7th.  Here are a... MORE »

Monday, April 2, 2018

GILHULY & ZIERENBERG EARN NEW ROLES AT MYSTIC AQUARIUM Mystic, Conn. (April 2, 2018): Mystic Aquarium is promoting two long-time employees. Roslyn Gilhuly has been named Senior Vice President of External Relations and Kelly Zierenberg has been named the organizations’ Controller. Gilhuly will oversee fundraising, marketing, membership and media relations.  She has been with the organization since 2009 serving in various senior... MORE »

Monday, April 2, 2018

CONSTABLE NAMED MYSTIC AQUARIUM CFO Mystic, Conn. (April 2, 2018):  Mystic Aquarium announced the hiring of Robert Constable as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.  Constable will be responsible for critical financial management, planning and strategy to ensure the long term success of the Aquarium. “Rob has the leadership and management skills to work with our team, including our Board of Trustees in developing longer... MORE »