Staff News

Attendees mingle at the poster session of the 2012 CESM Workshop in Breckenridge

July 6, 2012 | Fresh faces in the lobbies, lively discussions in the halls, old friendships renewed—it’s summer at NCAR & UCAR, and that means visitors. Hundreds of people attend our colloquia and workshops each year from June to August.

Cyclists gathered for a Tuesday lunchtime ride in front of NCAR's Foothills Lab

June 25, 2012 | As the weather heats up in June, so do the derailleurs and spinning wheels of Boulder’s avid cycling community. NCAR & UCAR are firmly in the local bike groove, which is especially obvious on Bike to Work Day (see below).

Raj Pandya, Karyn Sawyer, and Bill Kuo

June 25, 2012 | A rapt audience heard practical advice, humorous anecdotes, cautionary tales, and other insights from three seasoned experts during the brown-bag seminar Experiences in Building International Partnerships, hosted by the UCAR Asian Circle on Jun

Roger Wakimoto speaking at scientist meeting

June 19, 2012 | Planning for the next NCAR strategic plan is underway and NCAR director Roger Wakimoto wants broad input from staff and organizational stakeholders.

NCAR's Mesa Lab sits nestled against the Flatirons formation

June 19, 2012 | This year’s active wildfire season has seen a number of steps taken by the county and state to reduce the risk of wildfire, including a statewide ban on open fires.

Delivery team moves supercomputer cabinets into place on machine-room floor

June 18, 2012 | Deliveries of the Yellowstone supercomputing system began late last month at the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center.

Mesa Lab

June 14, 2012 | At its May meeting, the UCAR Board of Trustees appointed three new NCAR senior scientists:

June 7, 2012 | Telescopes and special glasses were the order of the day on Tuesday, June 5, as staff on several campuses took a peek at Venus passing in front of the Sun—an event that won't be repeated until 2117.

June 5, 2012 | Photographer Carlye Calvin (Communications) was one of several recent visitors to the DC3 Operations Center at the airport in Salina, Kansas. Here's a quick peek through her lens. (Photos ©UCAR.)

May 25, 2012 | Experience the thrill of the chase from your desktop as scientists and observing experts from NCAR (EOL, NESL/ACD, and NESL/MMM) and a host of other labs and universities pursue thunderstorms in Alabama, Colorado, and Oklahoma on the DC3 field c

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