About Us

We are the Student Chapter of the American Meteorological Society at the Unversity of Washington

Our Mission

We work to promote our members’ education and professional development in the field of atmospheric sciences and to build a strong community across undergraduate and graduate students alike. Our members share experiences through monthly professional meetings, social events, and volunteer opportunities.

Our Vision

We seek to create a welcoming, inclusive, and ultimately lifelong network that will serve students in atmospheric sciences throughout their academic and professional careers.

What we do

We host a multitude of monthly, quarterly and annual events

Monthly meetings

At our monthly meetings, we host professionals using a meteorology degree or discuss scholarship and internship opportunities

Monthly social events

Social events are an opportunity for members to mingle over bowling, sports events, and other fun activities

Biannual field trips

We organize field trips about twice a year to broadcast meteorology stations, the NWS office, or other facilities

AMS student conference

We provide financial support for undergraduate members to attend the annual conference

Significant Figures




Student members funded for AMS meeting travel


Dollars raised through fundraising this year

Recent Events

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Your 2019-20 fearless leaders of UWAMS

Megan McKeown

Graduate President

Christine Neumaier

Undergraduate President

Kristan Lund

Vice President

Calen Randall


Megan McKeown


Jordan Rendon

Recruitment Chair

Haley Staudmyer

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