Maren Farnum

Former Middlebury Institute of International Studies MARINE Student Liaison

Specialties: Ocean Education

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Maren completed her master's degree in the International Environmental Policy program at MIIS, with a concentration in ocean and coastal resource management. Her main research interes was in coastal zoning and planning policy, including marine spatial planning, marine protected areas, and nearshore resource conservation. She recently moved back to California after spending over three years on the island of Kauai, where she volunteered with marine conservation organizations and worked in the tourism industry. She received her B.S. from UC Berkeley in Conservation and Resource Studies, with a concentration in aquatic ecology.