HAS Graduate Student Receives NSF Fellowship

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Monday, September 19, 2016

HAS Graduate Student Receives NSF Fellowship

Congratulations to Hydrology MS Graduate Student, Katarena Matos, who will receive a National Science Foundation Bridge to Doctorate Fellowship.  Katarena, who completed her BS in Environmental Hydrology at the UA in May 2016, was selected amoung a list of distinguished graduate students for her potential to obtain a Ph.D., which is the objective of the program.  BRAVO Katarena!!

Official Haboob Report Published

Congratulations to Aishwarya Raman, HAS graduate student, and co-authors of the newly published National Weather Service Report #290. Blowing Dust and Dust Storms: One of Arizona's Most Underrated Weather Hazards. Finally, a concrete report on Arizona haboobs! Congratulations as well to co-authors Glenn Lader, Jeffrey Davis, and Ken Waters.

HASSA Student Officers Elected for AY2016-2017

Please welcome the newly elected officers for the Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences Student Association for the coming year!  They include:

  • Tirthankar Roy, President
  • Tim Lahmers, Vice President
  • Tao Liu, Treasurer
  • Mohammad Moghaddam, Social and Fundraising Chair
  • Jack Eyre, Social and Fundraising Chair
  • Erin Gray, Undergraduate Representative
  • Mekha Pereira, Undergraduate Representative

College of Science Graduate Student Awardees for 2016

Applause, applause! Congratulations to our 2016 College of Science Graduate Student Awardees in Scholarship, Service, and Teaching.  Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences awardees include:

  • Rodrigo Valdes (Hydrology-Teaching)
  • Ben Paras (Hydrology-Scholarship)
  • Brianna McClure (Hydrology-Service)
  • Kerrie Geil (Atmospheric Sciences-Service)
  • Timothy Lahmers (Atmospheric Sciences-Teaching)
  • Wenfu Tang (Atmospheric Sciences-Scholarships)