Staff News

Roy Rasmussen receives patent award from Bill Mahoney, Meg McClellan

July 31, 2015 | Congratulations are in order for several NCAR staff members who have obtained patents for their inventions. The staff members were recognized during an awards ceremony at the Mesa Lab on July 8, 2015.

At its meeting on May 12–14 in Washington, D.C., the UCAR Board of Trustees appointed six new NCAR Senior Scientists (see profiles b

Judy Green (right) with her daughter, Belinda Houseright

| Judy Green is retiring on Monday, July 6, after 38 years of service at NCAR|UCAR. As the lead UCAR Telephone Assistant for 38 years, Judy has connected callers with grace, humor, and warmth.

El Nino visualization for Science on a Sphere

CISL’s Scientific Visualization Services Group (SVSG) recently partnered with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to enhance one of NOAA’s premier science education tools for explaining Earth System science to people of all backgro

Peng Zhan (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology) discusses his research with another summer school participant during a poster session reception at the NCAR Mesa Lab.

CISL’s IMAGe co-sponsored a summer school on data assimilation, hosting 28 participants at NCAR in Boulder from May 18-21.

Chris Davis

As part of a series of interviews with new leaders at NCAR/UCAR, Staff News recently chatted with Chris Davis, who now heads the Mesoscale & Microscale Meteorology Lab.

Cindy Schmidt

Cindy Schmidt (UCAR University Relations) recently received the Boulder Daily Camera Pacesetter Award for Community Service.

Gov. Ritter meeting with NCAR and UCAR staff

April 10, 2015 | Former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter visited the Foothills Lab this week to talk with researchers about what science would be most useful for policymakers who make decisions about clean energy issues.

Richard Alley
April 8, 2015 | Update: Watch a recording of the lecture. Alley's talk, entitled “Ways Forward on Climate and Energy: Getting Good from What We Do and Don’t Know,” took place during the 2015 Conference on World Affairs at the University of Colorado Boulder.
Katy Schmoll

March 24, 2015 | After 17 years as UCAR vice president for Finance and Administration, Katy Schmoll has earned a quiet retirement. However, that’s not what she’s planning.