News and Events
A weekly informal gathering that features a variety of guest speakers from Penn State, the State College National Weather Service Office, AccuWeather, and others. Weather briefings are Thursdays from 12:35 PM to 1:15 PM in the Joel N. Myers Weather Center.
A department career fair designed to introduce students to the interview experience as well as the wide range of career opportunities available to them with a degree in meteorology.
Teams of scientists sponsored by NASA and Korea’s National Institute of Environmental Research are in the midst of a six-week project trying to get the answers as they scour the skies from the vantage of a vintage DC8 piloted by retired U.S. Air Force officers
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Data collected via airplane when a hurricane is developing can improve hurricane intensity predictions by up to 15 percent, according to Penn State researcher Yonghui Weng and Fuqing Zhang, professor of meteorology.
In his 44 years at Penn State, Nels Shirer helped improve student experiences and built a reputation for being a reliable administrator, a detail-oriented researcher and, above all, a caring individual
Meteorology students Brian Kennedy and Kerry Mindiak discuss predictions for the future price of soybeans as part of a semester-long project in a meteorology course.
The findings of a research team, which includes Martin Tingley of Pennsylvania State University, were published in the journal Nature Geoscience.