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Penn State and several other institutions collaborate to study air quality in the Maryland/Washington, DC area.  (Left to right) Jake Zenker (Penn State), Kevin Sanchez (Penn State), John Moore (Jackson State University), Jose D Fuentes (Penn State), and Ricardo Sakai (Howard University).

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Graduate Student News
THON dancers and chairs featured on ABC World News Penn State's Water Polo team will be featured on ABC's World News with Diane Sawyer. Allison Lederer (senior Meteorology) and THON fundraising chair will be interviewed Feb 25, 2014
WeatherBrains features Yvette Richardson (November 11, 2013) Featured guest on WeathBrains is Dr. Yvette Richardson, Associate Professor at Penn State University. Nov 15, 2013
Endowment established for weather analysis and forecasting A graduate of meteorology and his wife recently pledged $250,000 to the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences’ Department of Meteorology to support faculty contributions to teaching, research and public service. Nov 08, 2013
2014 AMS Opportunities - fellowships, scholarships, and travel funds. "The AMS is pleased to announce that we are currently accepting applications for the 2014 AMS fellowship and scholarship programs and the 94th AMS Annual Meeting travel opportunities." Oct 15, 2013
The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships (STEM) The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship, now offered in Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, and New Jersey, seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) backgrounds into teaching in high–need secondary schools. Sep 23, 2013
Southeast Atmosphere Study (SAS): Unlocking Air Pollution Secrets and the Impacts on Climate Change SAS, a joint project among the National Science Foundation, the Environmental Protection Agency, Penn State University, and 30 other US and International Research Institutions, is the largest U.S. air quality study in decades Jun 14, 2013
Climatologist Ronald Stouffer honored with Penn State Alumni Fellow Award Ronald J. Stouffer (’76, '77g, Earth and Mineral Sciences) senior research climatologist and head of the Climate and Ecosystems Group at the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration was honored with the lifelong title of Penn State Alumni Fellow. Dec 11, 2012
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Portal for Accepted Students

Students who have been accepted into the graduate program should enter here for pertinent information that will aid in a smooth transition to the Penn State Department of Meteorology. (Login Required.  After you log in, you should see the "Incoming Graduate Student Portal" in red in the navigation menu to the left.  If you don't, you may need to "refresh" your browser screen.


Contact Person for Graduate Students

 Karen Corl

Karen Corl

501A Walker Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 863-9500