Group Milestones

April 2018
   Katie Brennan wins an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.
   Andre Perkins is selected as the College of the Environment Graduate Dean's Medalist
   Luke Parsons wins a Washington Research Foundation Postdoc and joins the research group.
   Sara Sanchez wins a JISAO Postdoc Fellowship, and will join the group this summer.
September 2017
   Spencer Tangen join the research group as a graduate student.
June 2017
   Trent graduates with an MS and returns to the Air Force.
   Greg completes his five-year term as Department Chair.
November 2016
   Erika successfully defends her PhD and takes a job at the Weather Channel.
September 2016
   Jessica Badgeley and Katie Brennan join the research group as graduate students.
May 2016
   Luke successfully defends his PhD and takes an Advanced Study Program postdoc at NCAR.
March 2016
   Edoardo Mazza joins the research group from Freie Universitat Berlin on the VISIT program.
September 2015
   Trent Vonich joins the research group.
April 2015
   Andre Perkins wins an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.
May 2014
   Nathan successfully defends his PhD and takes a NOAA Climate and Global Change postdoc at Columbia University (Lamont--Doherty laboratory) .
May 2014
   Bonnie accepts a postdoc with Michael Bell at the University of Hawaii.
April 2014
   Natalia is promoted to the PhD program.
March 2014
   Bonnie successfully defends her PhD, and continues in the group as a postdoc.
February 2014
   Robert transitions from postdoc to Research Scientist.
September 2013
   Andre Perkins joins the research group.
July 2013
   Erika spends the summer as an tropical-expert intern at the Weather Channel!
January 2013
   Bonnie passes the PhD General Exam.
November 2012
   Nathan is promoted to the PhD program.
August 2012
   An Introduction to Dynamic Meteorology, 5th Edition by James R. Holton and Gregory J. Hakim is released.
April 2012
   Greg agrees to be Chair of the Atmospheric Sciences Department, effective July 2012.
   Hanin returns to Zurich after finishing a Masters Thesis.
March 2012
   Greg is promoted to full professor, effective September 2012.
December 2011
   Luke is awarded a spot in the NCAR/ASP Graduate Visitor Program
November 2011
   Bonnie is admitted to the PhD program.
   Robert Tardif joins the research group as a postdoc.
   Former group member Steven Cavallo starts his new job as Assistant Professor at U. Oklahoma.
October 2011
   Welcome to Nathan and Kirsten's baby girl, Ava!
September 2011
   Natalia Hryniw and Hanin Binder (visiting from ETH-Zurich) join the research group.
June 2011
   Rahul Mahajan graduates with a PhD and accepts an offer for a fellowship in the NASA Postdoctoral Program.
May 2011
   Steven Cavallo accepts an offer for a tenure-track faculty position at the University of Oklahoma.
September 2010
   Luke Madaus and Nathan Steiger join the research group.
August 2010
   Reid graduates with an MS and starts a job with the National Weather Service.
September 2009
   Erika Navarro joins the research group.
July 2009
   Rahul passes the PhD General Exam.
June 2009
   Steven graduates with a PhD and starts a postdoc at NCAR.
September 2008
   Bonnie Brown is promoted to a graduate student RA.
November 2007
   Rahul is admitted to the PhD program.
October 2007
   Steven passes the PhD General Exam.
September 2007
   Helga accepts a research faculty position at the University of Delaware.
   Reid Wolcott joins the research group.
June 2007
   Ryan Torn graduates with a PhD and starts an ASP postdoc at NCAR.
May 2007
   Angie Pendergrass joins the research group.
April 2007
   Ryan accepts an offer for an Advanced Study Program (ASP) postdoc at NCAR.
   Ryan accepts an offer for a tenure-track faculty position at the University at Albany.
January 2007
   Katie Boyd joins the research group for an undergrad research project.
October 2006
   Steven and Lucas are admitted to the PhD program.
   Bonnie joins the research group for an undergrad research project.
September 2006
   David Teetzen joins the research group.
August 2006
   Ryan is asked to be the graduate student representative on the LEAD (Linked Environments for Atmospheric Discovery) External Advisory Panel.
October 2005
   Ryan passes the PhD General Exam.
   Helga Schaffrin joins the group as a postdoc.
September 2005
   Greg is promoted to Associate Professor with tenure.
August 2005
   Jack graduates with a PhD, and takes a postdoc at NCAR.
January 2005
   Rahul Mahajan joins the research group.
   Ryan is admitted to the PhD program.
October 2004
   Sebastien Dirren returns to Switzerland.
August 2004
   Martha graduates with an MS.
October 2003
   Sebastien Dirren joins the group as a postdoc.
September 2003
   Steven Cavallo joins the research group.
   Lucas Harris joins the research group.
June 2003
   Amy graduates with an MS.
September 2002
   Ryan Torn joins the research group.
September 2001
   Martha Stevens joins the research group.
September 2000
   Amy Canavan joins the research group.
September 1999
   Jack Chen joins the research group.
March 1999
   Greg starts the research group as an Assistant Professor.