UND alum caps year of meteorological work in Antarctica with dedication to UND Atmospheric Sciences mentors

UND alum caps year of meteorological work in Antarctica with dedication to UND Atmospheric Sciences mentors

Antarctic dedication By, Connor Murphy When UND Today last heard from atmospheric sciences graduate Janelle Hakala in November 2017, she was in the first weeks of a year-long stay at the geographic South Pole. She anticipated the challenges ahead: being away from friends, family and society; […]

UND Atmospheric Sciences students receive hands-on experience with weather balloons

UND Atmospheric Sciences students receive hands-on experience with weather balloons

Up, Up and Away By, Patrick C. Miller The antenna on top of Clifford Hall connects to the balloon’s attached radiosonde, which sends information to observing students and instructors. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today. Balloons remain a critical component of how scientists observe […]