Staff News

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


August 9, 2012 | A busy few weeks are coming up for CISL staff, as the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center prepares to open its doors to the public and its computing resources to the community.

Jeffrey Kiehl

August 3, 2012 | NCAR’s Jeff Kiehl (NESL/CGD) is the recipient of the 2012 American Geophysical Union Climate Communication Prize.

Staff member fills packing boxes

July 23, 2012 | This month has been a busy one for UCAR moving crews.

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