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Oct 23, 2017 01:15 PM to 03:45 PM
Sham Thanekar--PhD Candidacy Exam

Candidacy Exam

"Eddy Diffusivity and Turbulent intermittency in the Arctic surface layer at Utqiaġvik, Alaska"

Oct 25, 2017 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Ariel Stein

Meteo Colloquium

NOAA’s HYSPLIT atmospheric transport and dispersion modeling system: history, applications, and new developments.

Nov 01, 2017 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Xiaolei Zou

Meteo Colloquium

Importance of Satellite Microwave Radiance Observation Characteristics for Their Assimilation in NWP Models.

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News

Penn State launches interdisciplinary Center for Security Research and Education

— posted on Oct 10, 2017 09:51 AM

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State has announced the creation of a new center designed to bring together the University’s many strengths in all aspects of national, homeland and global security. The new Center for Security Research and Education (CSRE) incorporates 10 Penn State colleges, schools and research units to focus a broad range of academic endeavor on society’s most critical threats.

Mann to receive James H. Shea Award for climate science writing

— posted on Oct 02, 2017 09:15 AM

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Michael Mann, distinguished professor of atmospheric science and director of the Earth System Science Center at Penn State, will receive the James H. Shea Award from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT).

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Spotlight

Fellowship allows graduate student to follow mom's footsteps into public service

A few months into her graduate studies at Penn State, meteorology student Caroline Normile attended a presentation by alumnus Jonathan Petters that would inspire her for years.

Caroline Normile 2017 

 
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A few months into her graduate studies at Penn State, meteorology student Caroline Normile attended a presentation that would inspire her for years. Penn State meteorology alumnus Jonathan Petters had returned to campus to chat about his public service as a science and technology policy fellow with the Department of Energy.
 
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