Recent graduate, Morgan Schneider, won Best Student Oral Presentation at the 2019 AMS conference and finished her Bachelor’s Degree in Meteorology. Schneider won Best Student Oral Presentation for her presentation titled, Modeling the 3-D Geomagnetic Field Using Satellite Scalar Field Observations.
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.
This year marked Casey Griffin’s 10th American Meteorological Society conference and his 6th AMS annual meeting. Griffin, a Ph.D student at the School of Meteorology, came home from the 2019 conference with the Best Student Poster Presentation award for the poster, Phased Array Radar Symposium.