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Associate Professor Honored by American Meteorological Society

Kloesel with Students

Heartiest congratulations to Dr. Kevin Kloesel, Director of the Oklahoma Climatological Survey (OCS), Associate Professor, and University Meteorologist, for winning the Charles E. Anderson Award from the American Meteorological Society (AMS).  Dr. Charles E. Anderson (1919-1994) was the first African-American to earn a PhD in Meteorology and was also the weather officer for the Tuskegee Airmen.  The award in his honor is presented to an individual in recognition of outstanding contributions to the promotion of diversity in the atmospheric and related sciences and broader communities through education and community service. 

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John T. Snow Study Abroad Scholarship Applications Available Now

A. Nguyen Study Abroad

The John T. Snow Study Abroad Scholarship was established in 2010 to honor John T. Snow’s 16 years of service (1994-2010) as Dean of The College of Geosciences and the College of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences at the University of Oklahoma and in recognition of his efforts promoting international experiences for undergraduate students.  This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to an undergraduate student in the College of Atmospheric & Geographic Sciences or the College of Earth & Energy. The scholarship may be used to defray any costs related to studying abroad in any program offered through the University of Oklahoma’s Study Abroad program.

The application is now open; log into oZONE and click on the Money Tab. The link to the scholarship applications can be found in the Scholarship Information box to the left of the page, or click here to go directly to the application.

The application deadline is Friday, October 17 at 5:00 PM.

Please note that reference letters for this scholarship are submitted online.  On the application form, you will be asked to submit the names and e-mail addresses of your references.  An e-mail will then be sent to your references, asking them to submit a letter of recommendation directly to the scholarship site.  It is important to remember to notify your references prior to listing their names and contact information for this scholarship.  

(photo of Allison Nguyen, John T. Snow Study Abroad Scholarship recipient)

NWC Research Exploration

Dr. Berrien Moore III, dean of the College of Atmospheric & Geographic Sciences and director of the National Weather Center, discusses how the NWC impacts research and student engagement at The University of Oklahoma.

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