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NCAR presence at the 2013 SACNAS Annual National Conference

The goal of this project was to help create a scientific workforce that more adequately represents the diverse demographics of the US, and enhance interest in the geosciences in historically underrepresented groups.

Enhancing Engagement of Underrepresented Groups in the Computational Geosciences by Integrating CISL Outreach and Training Efforts

The goals of this program include: increased diversity of NCAR’s employees, visitors, and interns; and increased diversity of the geoscience workforce via education and training; increased numbers of students and researchers from underrepresented groups entering the computational geosciences.    Read more>>


2012 Pre-College Internship & Research Opportunities Program

This program helped to build a path to the atmospheric and related sciences for high school students. Students were teamed with mentors throughout UCAR for a six-week period. The project partnered with the Colorado Math Engineering Science Achievement program, designed to prepare minority and female students to pursue college degrees in mathematics, engineering or science-related fields.  Read more>>


Improving the Communication Skills of NCAR’s Diversified Staff

The objective of this project was to improve the communication skills of NCAR’s diverse staff. This project mainly focused on improving individual communication skills and technical writing for our ESL and native-English staff.

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