Ocean Discovery Institute’s Living Lab, City Heights

A fabulous facility built at the entrance to Manzanita Canyon for the purpose of mentoring City Heights youth and providing them with opportunities for a future in STEM disciplines. Ocean Discovery Institute received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring from President Obama in the Oval Office in 2012.


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  • Project Address:

    4255 Thorn St., San Diego, CA 92105

    Project Owner/Developer:

    Ocean Discovery Institute

    Owner Contact Name/Email:

    Shara Fisler/Ocean Discovery Institute Executive Director/

    Project Architect/Designer:

    Robert Quigley

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San Diego, CA 92112-2228
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