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Jul
02

CASS Collaborates on new NASA Grant to Improve Low-Altitude Weather Forecasting

CASS, the Center for Autonomous Sensing and Sampling, is led by Dr. Phil Chilson of the OU School of Meteorology. In collaboration with Oklahoma State University, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the University of Kentucky, Virginia Tech , the National Center for Atmospheric Research, Vigilant Aerospace Systems Inc. AirXOS, part of GE Aviation, and the Choctaw […]

By Taylor Stephenson | News
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Jun
15

OU’s AMS Freshman Scholarship Winners Reflect on Their First Year

During the 2019-2020 academic school year, the School of Meteorology was privileged to have two of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) Freshman Scholarship winners commit to obtain their meteorology degree from the University of Oklahoma. Marshall Baldwin, from Irving, Texas, and Joey Rotondo, from Sandwich, Massachusetts, just finished their first year of the program. Baldwin […]

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Jun
11
Jun
02

Meteorology Students Named Hollings Scholars

In 2019, four OU Meteorology students were named Hollings Scholars! The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) offers these scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of NOAA’s programs and mission. Around 120 students are selected each year for participation in […]

By Shelby Hill | News
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May
28

Coordinator of Graduate Programs, Christie Upchurch, Retires after 36 Years

After 36 years of service at OU, Christie Upchurch is celebrating her retirement from the School of Meteorology. Christie served as the Coordinator of Graduate Programs working closely with the school’s graduate students for the last seven years. Christie had a large positive impact on the students, faculty, and staff within the school. In 2018, […]

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