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March 25, 2019

Kristen Rasmussen to speak about RELAMPAGO at March 26 FORTCAST event

Assistant Professor Kristen Rasmussen will talk about chasing and studying some of the strongest storms on Earth at FORTCAST’s What’s Brewing in Weather & Climate talk Tuesday, March 26. Rasmussen will share her experience with the RELAMPAGO field campaign in November in Argentina, where she led a research team of graduate students. Discussion will begin 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, upstairs at Tap & Handle. CSU students, bring your ID…

Professional development workshop on national lab and government jobs April 9

Professor Sue van den Heever and Melissa Burt will host a professional development workshop on government labs and other agencies 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, in ATS 101. Featured panelists are Aparna Bamzai-Dodson, deputy director of the North Central Climate Adaptation Science Center with the U.S. Geological Survey; Ethan Greene, director of the Colorado Avalanche Information Center; Nezette Rydell, meteorologist in charge of the National Weather Service Boulder; and Jonathan…
March 19, 2019

Teen Science Café takes a look at Earth from space

Learn how scientists monitor Earth’s atmosphere and environment using satellites at April's Teen Science Café. Matt Rogers from the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere will talk about the principles of light, how light interacts with the environment, and how that can be used to measure our world from orbit. When: 5-7 p.m., with the presentation starting at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 10Where: Everyday Joe’s Coffee House, 144 S.…
February 20, 2019

Next FORTCAST event to discuss Colorado Snow Survey

Brian Domonkos is supervisor of the Colorado Snow Survey, overseeing snow monitoring operations in Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico and southern Wyoming. Learn more about our precious Colorado snowpack at FORTCAST's next What's Brewing in Weather & Climate talk. The discussion topic will be the Colorado Snow Survey, which provides mountain snowpack data and streamflow forecasts for the western United States. Its applications include water supply management, flood control, climate modeling,…
February 18, 2019

Entomologists will talk bugs at March Teen Science Café

What's it like working in the world of arthropods and Colorado insects? Bring your entomology questions to March's Teen Science Café. CSU entomology graduate students Erika Peirce and Melissa Schreiner will answer questions about insects, jobs, college, social media, travel, beekeeping, macrophotography and insect collecting. When: 5-7 p.m., with the presentation starting at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 13.Where: Everyday Joe’s Coffee House, 144 S. Mason St., Fort CollinsPresenters: CSU entomology…


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