This year we are continuing our tradition of Senior Spotlights! For everyone, 2020 and 2021 have been challenging years, but we want to highlight our amazing seniors for preserving through these difficult times. Meet Mya Sears! She’s from Lincoln, Nebraska, and she got guidance in high school to pursue meteorology. “I couldn’t decide on a […]
Rachael Cross is a recent graduate of the School of Meteorology and was an AMS (American Meteorological Society) award winner in 2019. This was her second time attending AMS, but it was her first oral presentation. She earned an honorable mention for the presentation titled, When Uncertainty Is Certain: The Creation and Effects of Amiable Distrust between Emergency Managers and Forecast Information in the Southeastern United States.
Ph.D student, Monte Flora was awarded an honorable mention for his presentation, Neighborhood Verification of 1-h Probabilistic Low-Level Rotation Forecasts from the NSSL Experimental Warn-on-Forecast System, at the 2019 AMS Conference.
Two first time presenters, Victoria Johnson and Wesley Wahde, represented OU’s Geography and Political Science departments at this year’s American Meteorological Society conference.