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Presenter: Scott Powell
From : CSU - NOAA Climate and Global Change Postdoc
Date: August 26
Title: Clouds, Kelvin Waves, and Convective Onset in the Madden-Julian Oscillation

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Professor Tom Vonder Haar elected to CSUs University Distinguished Professor group


New Students

Welcome Fall 2016 Students

Jennifer Bukowski Ting-yu Cha
Michael Cheeseman Kyle Chudler
Eleanor Delap Luke Davis
Jonathan Martinez Kyle Nardi
Michael Natoli Katelyn O'Dell
Emily Ramnarine Naufal Razin
Bryn Ronalds Benjamin Toms
Benjamin Trabing Kai-Chih Tseng
Jungmin Park

             Masters Defense
Brian Crow
Location: ATS Large Classroom (ATS 101)
Date: August 24, 3:00 pm
Advisor: Dave Thompson
Defense Title: On Quasi-Periodic Baroclinic Variability in Extratropical Circulation

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Wind Direction: 330°
Pressure: 846 hPa ( 25.02 in)

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