Ship's Log

Updates from World Ocean School aboard Schooner Roseway

That's a wrap on Ocean Classroom 2020!

Charleston, SC

Monday, November 23, 2020  This past Friday, 20 Proctor Academy students and 15 Roseway crew members safely and successfully completed our 2020 Ocean Classroom program in Charleston, SC. This year's semester-long program ran differently than usual due to the COVID…

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 70

Charleston, SC

Saul

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Today we woke up in our final destination, Charleston. Everyone is a bit sad that our journey is about to end. Just a few weeks ago it felt like we were going to be sailing forever. Roseway was our little chunk of the universe and we did …

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 69

Voyaging off Charleston, SC

Ciaran

Monday, November 16, 2020 I’m writing this entry as we watch the sunset one last time at sea as we are bound for Charleston later tonight. When we woke up this morning the seas had calmed down after a rough few days sailing along the Gulf Stream. As we have learned…

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 68

Voyaging off Charleston, SC

Bradford

Sunday, November 15, 2020 We have been underway for a full day now. Our final destination sadly not being in the Caribbean, but Charleston. Charleston is closer by but we will still be voyaging out into the gulf stream. We got into some pretty decent sized seas and…

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 67

Voyaging off Hilton Head Island, SC

McKenzie

Saturday, November 14, 2020 Hello! Today is Saturday, November 14, 2020. We are nearing the end of our unique voyage. We learned that we are going to Charleston, SC because is the weather is just not agreeing with us. We all agreed that we’re going to make the best…

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 66

Savannah, GA

Kingsley

Friday, November 13, 2020 Hey! Kingsley here! Today was a jammed packed day in Savannah! Our morning started at 0700 and trips to Starbucks for coffee! Wow have we missed coffee, but now that we’re all aloft cleared we’ve earned the privilege of drinking ships coff…

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 65

Savannah, GA

Julia

Thursday, November 12, 2020  We’re all aloft cleared! It was another beautiful day in Savannah and I got to be galley assistant for my second and sadly last, time. It was an early morning being woken up at 0500 and cooking a semi successful Caribbean themed breakf…

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 64

Savannah, GA

Jake

Wednesday, November 11, 2020  We all sat in a circle. The room was dark and all of us looked around not sure who we could trust. We had all just been handed playing cards by the two game masters, Thane and Mr. Terry. Mine was the joker and I was a werewolf. We han…

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 63

Savannah, GA

Jasper

Tuesday, November 10, 2020  Today was damp, like many we have had in Savannah. We made the best of it though by going to the park. Most of us played soccer barefoot in the grass which was very fun. Slipping, sliding, wet, muddy fun. When we got back to the boat we…

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Ocean Classroom 2020: Day 62

Savannah, GA

Robin

Monday, November 9, 2020  It is currently our third day docked in Savannah, Georgia but this morning we got lucky with the only opportunity to sleep in until 0900! It was nice for many of us to wake up to blue skies and delicious chocolate chip muffins made by Tie…

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