Lifetime Achievement Award

Local environmental legend, Eugenia Marks, who won Save The Bay's Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016.

Eugenia Marks, 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Eugenia Marks, a local environmental legend, received Save The Bay’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016. According to the nomination submitted by Greg Gerritt and Jana Hesser, “there is no one more knowledgeable, effective, formidable, and respected regionally in the field of environmental advocacy.”

Dr. Candace Oviatt, director of the University of Rhdoe Island's Marine Ecosystems Research Lab, was awarded Save The Bay's 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award.

Dr. Candace Oviatt, 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

Friday, July 1, 2016

Candace Oviatt, of Richmond, “is one of the most respected experts in the study of coastal ecosystems, with a particular emphasis on the study of Narragansett Bay,” Judith Swift and Tom Borden said in their nomination.

*Please note:  Be sure to access the Johnson & Wales University Harborside Campus through the main entrance on Harborside Blvd. Your GPS may suggest taking Ernest Street to JWU’s Shipyard Street entrance, but that route requires a key card for entry.  

From Route I-95 North or South, take Exit 18 (Thurbers Avenue). Head downhill on Thurbers Avenue to US Route 1A (Allens Avenue). Turn right onto Allens Ave. Continue southbound on Allens Ave. into Cranston, where Allens Ave. becomes Narragansett Blvd. Turn left onto Harborside Blvd. at the traffic light by the Shell gas station. Follow Harborside Blvd. through the Johnson & Wales Harborside Campus. At the end of Harborside Blvd., turn right onto Save The Bay Drive. Save The Bay Drive becomes a circular, one-way roadway as you approach the Bay Center. Parking is available in four guest lots after you pass the main building. Enter the building through the main entrance.