Staff News

Crowd gathered to view the 2012 total solar eclipse, Queensland, Australia

November 26, 2012 | A persistent overcast had a group of HAO staff biting their nails just after dawn on November 14.

Tom Bogdan gets shot in the arm from health provider

November 2, 2012 | UCAR's first seasonal flu clinic was held at the Mesa Lab on November 1.


November 2, 2012 | Human Resources and Contracts painted three wildly contrasting visions of the future on Wednesday in the Anthes Building. Visitors could take their pick: heaven, hell, or the Happy Vista Nursing Home.

Depiction of the ribbon cutting at NWSC

October 23, 2012 | The NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center (NWSC) in Cheyenne, Wyoming, debuted with a flourish on Monday, October 15, in a grand opening event that brought together officials and dignitaries from the institutions that collaborated to make the NWSC a reality.

Children's Creative Learning Center

October 17, 2012 | As parents of a two-year-old, Fabian Guerrero (CISL) and LuAnna Allapowa (F&A) say it’s much easier to be productive at work knowing their son is happy at CCLC, UCAR's childcare center.

Cassie Cowsert looks over the Young Scientist Station

October 10, 2012 | Visitors will get more than one window into the world of high-performance computing at the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center. In just a few days, the NWSC’s visitor center will open its doors to the public.

AMS logo

October 9, 2012 | The American Meteorological Society tipped its hat to four NCAR and UCP staff members—and the head of UCAR’s Board of Trustees—last week with the announcement of the society’s 2013 award winners.

Lightning and tornado exhibits in new ML weather gallery

September 25, 2012 | There’s no missing the latest addition to the Mesa Lab lobby. Enter through the front door, turn left, and you’re in the new Weather Gallery—a color-filled space packed with meteorological imagery and hands-on activities.

Jo Hansen

September 19, 2012 | NCAR and UCAR staff were deeply saddened to learn of the sudden passing of a longtime colleague, Jo Hansen, on September 17.

Richard Alley sitting on rocks by coastline

September 18, 2012 | What do chamber pots and bungee jumping have to do with climate change?