California Climate Expedition

UCLA Magazine recently reported on the California Climate Expedition, a 550 mile bicycle journey accross California. The ride was led by the Center for Climate Science.

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Society of Women Geoscientists

A new organization this year is the Society of Women Geoscientists. With funding from the AOS Department, they are excited to host events this year that target the four pillars their mission statement.

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Professor Emeritus Richard Thorne

Professor Emeritus Richard Thorne passed away on July 12th at his home in Boise, Idaho from complications of lymphoma.  He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his wife, Monica, his brother, Mike, and his sons, Peter, Michael and Thomas.  Richard’s research focused on a fundamental understanding

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FIREX-AQ Project

Graduate students Katie Tuite and Nathaniel Brockway installing the UCLA mini-DOAS telescope on NASA’s DC8 research aircraft in preparation for the FIREX-AQ project. FIREX-AQ will study the emissions and chemistry of forest fires in the western US.

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AOS Graduate Student Alex Arnold Wins UC President’s Award for Outstanding Student Leadership

Alex Arnold, an AOS graduate student studying climate science was given this honor for her exceptional leadership in student mentorship and building pathways to STEM higher education for underrepresented students.

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