• Spring 2018 Accolades (3/19/2018) - From research to leadership, our faculty and students have been in the news lately.
  • Now Hiring – Visiting Assistant Professor (10/4/2017) - We invite applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor, research area open, for up to a three-year term.
  • Professor Clark Evans receives Editors’ Award (7/31/2017) - Congratulations to Professor Clark Evans, who received the Editors' Award from the American Meteorological Society's Monthly Weather Review and Weather and Forecasting journals
  • Paul Roebber: A Man for All Seasons (4/21/2017) - Paul Roebber, Distinguished Professor in the Atmospheric Science Program, was recently featured in the UWM news article A Man for All Seasons by Laura Otto.
  • New Scholarship Opportunity! (3/1/2017) - The Weather Innovators Scholarship is awarded to one or more new freshmen who intend to major in Atmospheric Science.
  • 2017 AMS Annual Meeting (2/1/2017) - Atmospheric Science Club members tour the Space Needle on Sunday, January 22nd. Current and prospective graduate students enjoy lunch at The Cheesecake Factory on Monday, January 23rd. Faculty and students attended and presented research at the 2017 American Meteorological Society’s... Read More
  • 2016 Scholarship Recipient Mackenzie Nuthals (12/21/2016) - We're pleased to share that senior undergraduate Mackenzie Nuthals has been selected as the 2016 recipient of the National Weather Association's Bob Glahn Scholarship in Statistical Meteorology! Carrying a $2,500 stipend, the Bob Glahn Scholarship in Statistical Meteorology is the largest scholarship offered by the National Weather Association and recognizes excellence at the intersection of meteorology and statistics.
  • AtmoSci Attends 96th Annual AMS Meeting (1/1/2016) - The 96th Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) was in New Orleans, LA, January 9-14, 2016.
  • Graduate Student Research Highlight: Dawn Kopacz, PhD Candidate (7/26/2015) - We have all likely experienced a quick change in the weather in a given week, or even in a single day, but many think of Earth’s climate as relatively stable.  Yet there is evidence in Earth’s history of the climate... Read More
  • Graduate Student Research Highlight: Justin Weber, MS Candidate (3/25/2015) - A major source of uncertainty in future climate projections is the effect of clouds. This is because clouds generally occur on scales smaller than the resolution of a climate model. A climate model breaks up, or discretizes, the earth into... Read More


  • Colloquium: Professor Jon Kahl - February 23, 2018 at 2 pm
    Colloquium talk "Automatic, Multiple Assessment Options in Undergraduate Math and Science Education" by Dr. Jon Kahl
  • Colloquium: Dr. Ryan Sobash - December 1, 2017 at 2 pm
    Colloquium talk "Variations in the Practical Predictability of Severe Weather Events due to Model Resolution and Storm Environment" by Dr. Ryan Sobash
  • Atmospheric Science Open House - Friday, November 3rd, 3:30-7:00 pm
    Prospective freshmen and transfer students, we invite you to learn what makes UWM the place to be to study meteorology!
  • Master Chat – Climate Change and the Great Lakes - November 3, 2017
    How is climate change affecting the Great Lakes? Join the UWM Alumni Association as Professor Paul Roebber speaks about some of the local impacts of global climate change.
  • Greater Milwaukee AMS September Meeting - Thursday, September 28th, 7:00 pm (Bolton Hall B46)
    Join us for "Public Safety Weather Support from NWS Milwaukee for the 2017 U.S. Open Golf Tournament" by Tim Halbach, Warning Coordination Meteorologist with NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan!
  • Fall Welcome BBQ! - August 31 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    We welcome all new and returning atmospheric science students, as well as students interested in the weather, to join us for a Fall Welcome BBQ!
  • Join Us For Weather Camp! - Saturday, June 17th, 9 am - 3 pm
    Are you a high school student who is interested in the weather? We invite you to join us for our first-ever Weather Camp on June 17th!
  • Colloquium: Dr. Alan F. Srock - March 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm
    Colloquium talk "Fire Weather: Research Challenges and Opportunities" by Dr. Alan F. Srock, St. Cloud State University, Assistant Professor of Meteorology.
  • Atmospheric Science Open House - Come to our Open House! You will find out what makes UWM’s Atmospheric Science Program special. The program gives students valuable opportunities to enhance their educational experience in weather forecasting, research, and communication.
  • Atmospheric Science Colloquium - Thursday, October 20, 2016
    Join us at 3:30 pm in EMS W434 for a special Atmospheric Science Colloquium with speaker and alumna Kate Fossell of the National Center for Atmospheric Research.