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Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society

Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society

27 April, 2011 at 6:17 pm 1 comment

Each year, the Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society (OWUSS) awards three Rolex Scholarships to young people who are considering a career in an underwater-related discipline. Each scholar recipient spends a year working alongside current leaders in underwater fields. As a sponsor of the Scholarship Society, the PADI organization congratulates the 2011 […]

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Scuba Transforming Students in Africa

Scuba Transforming Students in Africa

17 March, 2011 at 4:20 pm 5 comments

Have you experienced a life transformation thru scuba? See how it’s transforming these students’ lives in Mozambique: Scuba Transforming Students in Africa was last modified: March 19th, 2014 by The Dive Guru

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Wanted: 100k Shark Advocates

Wanted: 100k Shark Advocates

9 March, 2011 at 6:05 pm 0 comments

 Many of the world’s shark species are disappearing — and fast. In one recent meeting with Project AWARE, a European Union government official said, “Unfortunately, sharks have an image problem. That means they have few sympathizers outside the conservation community.” And largely, we agree.  But divers are unique. We’re shark […]

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We Want to Wake People Up!

We Want to Wake People Up!

9 March, 2011 at 4:16 pm 1 comment

This is it.   Wake up.   Take action.  We all know the ocean (and lakes, rivers, quarries) need our support.  But exactly what type of support?  How can one person affect change and actually see it happen?  That’s why PADI and Project AWARE Foundation have teamed up to give the ocean a voice […]

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New PADI Rebreather Courses are in Development

New PADI Rebreather Courses are in Development

9 March, 2011 at 4:06 pm 0 comments

The new range of PADI recreational and technical rebreather courses are well into development, with the first courses expected to be completed around the third quarter of this year. As you would expect, the process of course design and testing is intricate and detailed. Some of the world’s top rebreather […]

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