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General ItemStephanie Zick is podcast expert guest
Meteorology Assistant Professor Stephanie Zick was the expert guest on two podcasts focusing on the weather.
General ItemSemester in Scotland
This informational meeting will give interested students a chance to speak to representatives from the University of Dundee. It will be of interest to geography and meteorology majors looking to fulfill major elective requirements abroad.
Article ItemVirginia Tech students can earn certificate from USGIF , article
The USGIF accredited Virginia Tech as one of only 21 colleges or universities that can offer a certificate in geospatial intelligence
Article ItemExpert says West Coast flooding, mudslides remain threat from multiple large winter storms , article
As California and the west coast stare down yet another major winter storm this week, the threat of devastating flooding and mudslides is even more urgent. Drew Ellis, a climate science and meteorology expert at Virginia Tech, explains that in drought-stricken areas, the ground is less able to absorb large influxes of water, and this is complicated by soil saturation from other recent storms.Date: Feb 22
Article ItemUnderstanding atmospheric flash droughts in the Caribbean , article
Assistant Professor Craig Ramseyer is using meteorological data to understand atmospheric flash drought occurrences in the Caribbean.Date: Jan 22