Staff News

NCAR Mesa Laboratory
September 4, 2014 | Mary Bartels, whose career at NCAR spanned much of the institution’s history, passed away on August 27 in North Branch, Minnesota. Mary moved to Colorado in 1966 and came to NCAR in 1975.
American Geophysical Union logo
August 27, 2014 | Clara Deser and Jerry Meehl, two senior scientists from NESL/CGD, are newly elected Fellows of the American Geophysical Union (AGU).
Deirdre Garvey
August 13, 2014 | The annual Up-the-Hill Race, held earlier in August this year, offered participants a chance to showcase their athleticism and endurance and gave the spectators a fun-filled afternoon of competition and revelry.
Rebecca Swisher
July 29, 2014 |UCAR’s new internal communications specialist, Rebecca Swisher, wants to streamline and strengthen the mechanisms that communicate news from around the organization and help build a sense of community with colleagues.
Soil sensor created by 3-D printer

June 27, 2014 | It's a busy time of year for NCAR's Earth Observing Laboratory.

Chelsea Gitlin-Castellano at UCAR Center Green B-cycle station
June 23, 2014 | The EAC kicked off summer at the season’s first all-staff party at the Foothills Lab on Friday, June 13. A great showing of staff and family members enjoyed music, beer, good food, ice cream, and social time with colleagues.
NCAR science videos on National Geographic: still from Jerry Meehl video
June 9, 2014 | What do Jerry Meehl and Sherlock Holmes have in common? The answer can be found within a series of short science videos on climate change that debuted on the National Geographic website in April.
NCAR Mesa Laboratory
May 27, 2014 | At its meeting on May 13–15 in Boulder, the UCAR Board of Trustees added four staff to the ranks of senior scientists, who provide the center with long-term scientific leadership.
JOSS’s Brian Duggan, Steve Aulenbach, and Karyn Sawyer at White House for U.S. National Climate Assessment launch on May 6, 2014
May 22, 2014 | You’ll often find staff from UCAR’s Joint Office for Science Support working to keep field projects and conferences running smoothly. This month JOSS found itself in the spotlight with the release of the 2014 U.S. National Climate Assessment.
John Ristvey
April 29, 2014 | The latest step in John Ristvey’s varied career brings him to UCP, where he took the helm of Spark (now the UCAR Center for Science Education, or SciEd) on February 24.