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The Department of Atmospheric Sciences is one of the top three programs in the United States for undergraduate and graduate education.

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Three graduate students from UW’s Department of Atmospheric Sciences are among this year’s recipients of the Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) award. This award funds graduate student-designed research projects that contribute to the Science Mission Directorate’s science, technology, and exploration goals. 

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Congratulations to undergraduate Rapahel Bakin for being awarded scholarship funding for the 2020-21 academic year from the College of the Environment!
This year the College of the Environment Scholarship and Funding Committee awarded nearly $60,000 in merit- and need-based scholarship funds to 20 undergraduates, and $15,000 total to 3 incoming graduate students. 

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