Staff News

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?

Ben Sanderson

September 13, 2012 | Spark: UCAR Science Education produced NCAR's second Ignite event on Wednesday, September 12.

Jonathan Vigh on his bike in the rain

September 11, 2012 | The weather last Friday turned NCAR’s annual Up the Hill Race into an uphill battle for the Employee Activities Committee, but an afternoon drizzle could never rain on the parade of determined EAC volunteers and Event Services staff.

Thank you, teachers

September 6, 2012 | As children head back to school, the GLOBE Program Office at UCAR has released a video thank-you note in praise of the teaching profession.

Stan McLaughlin

August 27, 2012 | Stan McLaughlin passed away peacefully on August 1, 2012, at his home in Broomfield.

Ralph Cicerone and Warren Washington onstage at HistoryMakers interview


"A Night with Warren Washington" will air on these Rocky Mountain PBS stations in January 2013