An Aspiring Captain’s Quest, Podcast Episode 2

An Aspiring Captain’s Quest, Podcast Episode 2

The most popular article on Women Offshore is about 3 women who work on a research vessel. Today, we meet with the Chief Mate, Alaina Basciano, to talk career goals and challenges on her quest to be a captain. On board the USNS Henson, an oceanographic research...
Deck Cadet Calista Chan

Deck Cadet Calista Chan

A student at a maritime academy, Deck Cadet Calista Chan, shares with Women Offshore her passion to become a captain. Meet Calista Chan from Singapore. Calista is enrolled in Singapore Maritime Academy as a deck cadet. She is training to become an officer on board...
Running in Place to Move Forward

Running in Place to Move Forward

Running is soul work for me.  Long runs are the best – feeling the wind on my face, stretching my legs, pushing myself, perhaps seeing a new city.  No music and not just for exercise.  Running is my meditation and my time alone when I can just be and think… or,...
Service Technician Amiria Macbeth

Service Technician Amiria Macbeth

From the offshore oilfields of Australia, Amiria Macbeth, shares her 15-year career at sea with Women Offshore.  Meet Amiria Macbeth from Brisbane, Australia. Amiria has worked on the water for 15 years. After high school, she found her career in the offshore oil and...