GSD Outreach Calendar

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Calendar for 2007


Category & Names

Dates/
Location

Sector

Purpose

Contact

 

January

     

Contributing editor and columnist for Weatherwise magazine

January (ongoing)

Public Education

Tom Schlatter writes a column called "Weather Queries" for this bimonthly magazine and has contributed to this publication since 1980.

Tom Schlatter
6938
Annie Reiser
6634

Wildlife Experiences Staff visit

January 8

Public Education

SOS Demo

Syliva Hasui
6709

Boulder Country Day School Science Fair Judging

January 23

Education

Joe Golden and ESRL's John Augustine judged elementary and middle school science projects for this annual event.

Joe Golden
6098
Annie Reiser
6634

MESA Elementary School (28)

January 25

Education

SOS Demo

Syliva Hasui
6709

MESA Elementary School (28)

January 26

Education

SOS Demo

Syliva Hasui
6709

SOS Demo

January 31

Foreign and Industry

Beijing Delegation with Vaisala

Sylvia Hasui
6709

 

February

     

Owen Brewer mentoring

February

Education

Paula McCaslin mentoring Owen Brewer of Southern Hills Middle School

Paula McCaslin
3187
Annie Reiser
6634

GSD Supports Arctic Climate Modeling Program (AMCP)

Ongoing

Education

GSD supports the AMCP by providing them with weather data collected through the CWOP. These data are checked by GSD's MADIS and sent to 450 user organizations. AMCP is one of those organizations that incorporates this data in their K-12 curriculum.

Russ Chadwick
6318
Patty Miller
6365

"Chemtrails" a Discovery Channel special with Joe Golden interview

February 8, 9, 22

Public

Joe discusses jet contrails and their possible impacts on surface temperatures, toxicity, etc.

Joe Golden
6098

The Role of GPS Observations in ESRL Climate Studies - Talk by Seth Gutman

February 1

Government

To participate in the GMD Seminar Series

Seth Gutman
7031

SOS Demo

February 2

Education

Douglas Elementary 2nd Grade view SOS demo by Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Hewlett Packard Visitors

February 5

Business

SOS Demo by David Himes

Sylvia Hasui
6709

NGDC Visitors

February 6

Government

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Sue McLean

College View Elementary School (2 groups) 5th Graders

February 8

Education

NOAA tour including SOS demo

Annie Reiser
6634
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Douglas Elementary School 2nd Grade

February 9

Education

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Nancy Chiu

3-Star General visiting SEC

February 13

Military

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Sgt. Jacobson

Brighton Senior Center Visit

February 16

Public

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre

Sylvia Hasui
6709

FR College Meteorology Class

February 26

Education

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre

Sylvia Hasui
6709

The Wildlife Experience Visitors (4)

February 26

Public

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Centennial MS TAG Class (20)

February 28

Education

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Ellen Steiner

 

March

     

Chicago Museum Visit

March 8

Public

SOS demo and discussions regarding the acquisition of SOS for Museum of Science and Industry

Bill Bendel
6708
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Siberian Climate Observatiory Group

March 8

Foreign

Group here for global warming conference and will view SOS.

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Rhonda Lange
6045

Guests of Wouter Peters

March 9

Government

SOS demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Tiksi Observing Group

March 9

Government, Foreign

SOS demo while here for 3-day global warming conf.

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Taneil Uttal
6409

Mr. Ding

March 9

Foreign

SOS demo as part of visit

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Dr. Pettit

March 9

Government

SOS demo as part of DSRC tour

Sylvia Hasuiq
6709
Carol Knight
6401

Douglas Elementary School 2nd Graders

March 9

Education

SOS Demo as part of school visit

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Ann Bradford
6286

Charter Secondary of Longmont

March 12

Education

SOS demo as part of school visit

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Ann Bradford
6286

Prof. Spence Havlick with CU ecology students

March 14

Education

SOS demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Prof. Tom Yulsman and CU Sceince and Journalism students

March 14

Education

SOS Demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Annie Reiser
6634

Steel Elementary School 4th Graders (Group 2)

March 16

Education

SOS demo as part of school visit

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Ann Bradford
6286

Steele Elementary 4th Graders

March 16

Education

SOS demo as part of school visit

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Ann Bradford
6386

Sky-Skan, Inc.

March 21

Industry

SOS demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Uni Hill 3rd Graders (Group 2)

March 22

Education

SOS demo as part of school visit

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Ann Bradford
6286

Uni Hill 3rd Graders

March 22

Education

SOS demo as part of school visit

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Ann Bradford
6286

 

April

     

Boulder Chamber Expo 2007

April 5

Public

GSD participated in representing NOAA at the Expo by manning the booth and providing handout materials.

Barb Deluisi
4233
Julie Singewald
6818

Group from the Denver Museum of Nature and Science

April 5

Public Education

SOS Demo with Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709

NOAA Earth Day Open House

April 20

Public education

To commemorate Earth day by offering close-up looks at Earth system research, forecasting operations, and data activities.

Annie Reiser
6634

NOAA Booth at EPA's Earth Day, Denver

April 23

Education

To represent NOAA with booth and educational materials at the EPA Earth Day Event

Annie Reiser
6634

10th grade students

April 24

Education

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Silvia Hasui
6709
Ann Bradford
6286

Fireside Elementary annual science fair, Louisville

April 25

Education

Jennifer Mahoney will participate in the fair as a judge and is bringing NOAA handouts and educational materials to the student participants.

Jennifer Mahoney
6514

5th grade students

April 26

Education

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Major Lee Byerle and Col. Patrick "Mike" Condray

April 26

Government

SOS Demo as part of a SEC Space Weather Prediction Center tour/Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709

High School student visit

April 26

Education

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Syliva Hasui
6709

Meteorology Class

April 27

Education

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Syliva Hasui
6709

Group of 20-25

April 27

Education

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Ann Bradford
6286
Sylvia Hasui
6709

 

May

     

Group of scientists

May 1

Government

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre

Russ Schnell

Sylvia Hasui
6709

College students

May 1

Education

SOS Demo by Dave Fischmman

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Kuei-yu Jade Yeh

May 2

Foreign

SOS Demo by Harry Chen

Harry Chen

Sylvia Hasui
6709

5th and 6th graders

May 4

Education

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre

Ann Bradford
6286
Sylvia Hasui
6709

High School Students

May 4

Education

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Ann Bradford
6286
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Foreign press group

May 9

Foreign

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Weather Forecasters

May 10

Foreign

SOS Demo with Will von Dauster

Debe Fisher
6893
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Len Bloch and a group of children

May 14

Public Education

SOS Demo with Will von Dauster

Syliva Hasui
6709

Anson Franklin – Head of NOAA Communications and Jana Goldman – OAR Public Affairs Officer

May 17

Government

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald

Syliva Hasui
6709

A group from Honeywell, Inc.

May 18

Industry

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald

Syliva Hasui
6709

Jerry Rick – Backup Power Services, Bryant Clark – Chloride Power Protection, and Renee Pasek

May 22

Industry

SOS Demo

Scott Nahman
5349
Sylvia Hasui
6709

4th graders

May 23

Education

SOS Demo by Dave Fischeman

Syliva Hasui
6709

25 students

May 25

Education

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Syliva Hasui
6709

 

June

     

Mary Glackin – NOAA's Assistant Administrator for Program Planning and Integration/soon-to-be Acting NOAA Assistant Administrator for the National Weather Service

June 4-8

Government

Visiting NOAA DSRC/SOS Demo

John Schneider
4646
Sylvia Hasui
6709

NWS/Space Environment Center and SEC guest

June 4

Public Education

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Larry Combs

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Group visiting NGDC

June 8

Education

SOS Demo by George Sharman

George Sharman
6345
Sylvia Hasui
6709

NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service

June 14

Government

SOS Demo by Don Mock

Syliva Hasui
6709

NCAR-based undergrad students

June 19

Education

SOS Demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Ann Bradford
6286

Boulder Press Club

June 20

Public

Holding their monthly meeting here for a viewing of SOS

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Rhonda Lange
6045

"I Have a Dream" students

June 26

Education

SOS Demo and Wooly Magma project

Annie Reiser
6634
Rhonda Lange
6045

Kevin Lynch

June 26

Foreign

SOS Demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Rhonda Lange
6045

A group of science/engineering undergraduate students

June 27

Education

SOS Demo by Tom Schlatter for Doug Biesecker – Space Environment Center and a group of science/engineering undergraduate students sponsored by the National Science Foundation/Research Experiences for Undergraduates (NSF-REU) Program

Sylvia Hasui
6709

18 teachers from an environmental science methods class

June 28

Education

SOS Demo

Barb Deluisi
4233
Sylvia Hasui
6709

College students

June 29

Education

SOS Demo by Dave Fischman

Syliva Hasui
6709

 

July

     

Ms. Shan Sun of NASA

July 2

Government

SOS Demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709
AEM
6500

Paul Drummond Drew Hodgson

July 3

Industry

Attend a weather briefing and building tour

Annie Reiser
6634
Seth Gutman
7031

Russian Family members of PSD Scientists

July 5

Foreign

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Syliva Hasui
6709

CU Geography Class

July 19

Education

SOS demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Barb Deluisi
4233

Glenn Smith, Jack White and small group from Sky-Skan

July 24

Industry

SOS Demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Dr. Charles Chemel

July 26

Foreign

Presentation on Cloud-resolving modeling of Hector storms using WRF and UM

Stan Benjamin
6387
Holly Palm
6779

Randy Villa

July 31

Education

Tour, Weather Briefing

Tom LeFebvre
6582
Rhonda Lange
6045

Weather Presentation Wild Bear School Nederland

July 31

Education

John McGinley gave a presentation on Weather to children at Wild Bear School.

John McGinley
6161

 

August

     

ISET Students here for meetings and tour

August 13-15

Education

To attend program meetings with science mentors in GSD and take part in a building tour including SOS demo

MarySue Schulz
6499
Annie Reiser
6634

NASA-sponsored Conference members (ca. 58) visiting for SOS Demo by Steve Albers

August 14

Education, Government, Industry

To attend 2 demos by Steve on Planetary Satellites presented on the SOS

Steve Albers
6057
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group of astronomy afficianatos

August 14

Public Education

SOS Demo by Steve Albers

Steve Albers
6057
Sylvia Hasui

A group from the Shanghai, China Meteorological Bureau

August 16

Foreign

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald as part of a visit

Katy Stewart
6005
Sylvia Hasui
6709

U.S. House of Representatives – Select Committee on Interglobal Warming and Climate Changes

August 20

Government

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald as part of a visit

Katy Stewart
6005
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A representative from Lockheed Martin

August 23

Industry

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre as part of meetings in GSD

Sylvia Hasui
6709

NMFS Retreat attendees

August 28

Government

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald as part of NMFS Retreat

Katy Stewart
6005
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Lt. Treu Martin – Commander of the second Weather Squadron

August 28

Government

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Syliva Hasui
6709

Lt. Treu Martin – Commander of the second Weather Squadron

August 28

Government

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Syliva Hasui
6709

James Paul

August 30

Public Education

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald

Syliva Hasui
6709

Minister of the British Foreign Office

August 31

Foreign

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald

Sylvia Hasui
6709

 

September

     

College students

September 6

Education

SOS Demo as part of their freshmen orientation

Syliva Hasui
6709

Carolee Matsumoto and Mark Smith

September 7

Public Education

SOS Demo

Syliva Hasui
6709

Representatives from Clark Planetarium

September 10

Public Education

SOS Demo by Steve Albers

Syliva Hasui
6709

Director of Communications for the American Geophysical Union

September 12

Public

SOS Demo with Dave Fischman as part of ESRL Visit

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Group of Women aviators

September 12-13

Public

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre as part of program in GSD over 2 days - this tour being part of their annual conference tours.

Annie Reiser
6634
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Participants of Graphic Information Systems in the Rocky Mountains Conference

September 14

Industry

SOS Demo as part of their conference

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui

Group from Korean Broadcast System

September 14

Foreign

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald and to sign the Memorandum of Understanding for the 2008 SOS installation/support project that they are sponsoring for a new science museum in Seoul.

Syliva Hasui
6709

Attendees to the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering Conference

September 17

Education

SOS Demo and tour by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group from the Wildlife Experience

September 17

Pub lic

SOS Demo

Syliva Hasui
6709

ISETCSC Workshop attendees

September 17-18

Education

Attend GSD-sponsored ISETCSC Workshop

Julie Singewald
6818

A group from E Source, Boulder, Colorado

September 26

Industry

SOS Demo as part of their 20th Annual Forum

Sylvia Hasui
6709

 

October

     

A visiting scientist

October 1

Public

SOS Demo as guest of Dave Fischman

Syliva Hasui
6709

UAS Symposium attendees

October 4

Education and Industry

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald as part of the UAS Symposium being hosted at CU

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Visiting scientist from China

October 5

Foreign

SOS Demo as visiting guest of Dave Fischman

Syliva Hasui
6709

Two groups of 40 second graders

October 9-10

Education

SOS Demo with Tom LeFebvre

Syliva Hasui
6709

Liebert Corporation Staff

October 10

Industry

Touring NOAA R&D HPCS data center GA405 and SOS demo

Scott Nahman
5349
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group of congressional staffers

October 10

Government

SOS Demo as part of ESRL visit

Katy Stewart
6005
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group of attendees to a global modeling workshop

October 10

Public and Government

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald as part of global modeling workshop

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group from Leeds School of Business

October 12

Education

SOS Demo and tour by Don Mock

Don Mock

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Wooly Magma Demo at Denver Museum of Nature and Science

October 13

Education

To present the Wooly Magma project (hands on) to the DMNS's Professional Development Workshop "Rocks, Minerals, and You" for teachers K-4th grade

Annie Reiser
6634

Meteorology students from Front Range Community College

October 15

Education

SOS Demo by Tom LeFebvre as part of NWS tour

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group of 20 people from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration

October 16

Government

SOS Demo

Meegan Rogers
720-264-6553
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group attending the Extended Continental Shelf Workshop

October 17

Government

SOS Demo by Dave Fischman as part of workshop

Dave Fischman

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Joe Golden visit to Platte Middle School \

October 18

Education

To present talk on severe weather and tornadoes to all of the 7th grade.

Joe Golden
6098

A group of Supreme Court Justices from the Soviet Union

October 21

Foreign

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group from the National Ocean Survey

October 22

Government

SOS Demo with Dave Fischman

Dave Fischman

Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group of 30 – 35 junior ROTC students from Westminster High School

October 23

Education

SOS Demo by Dave Fischman

Beth Russell
6759

Ursula Quillmann – University of Colorado Department of Geologic Sciences and INSTAAR and a group of INSTAAR graduate students

October 23

Education

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Syliva Hasui
6709

A group from the Alaska State Museum

October 24

Public Education

SOS Demo and discussions on acquiring an SOS

Bill Bendel
6708
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Thomas Amis and Family

October 25

Education

To tour NOAA with children who are home-schooled. Included several GSD demos and visit to the WFO

Annie Reiser
6634
Greg Pratt
7237

A group from NOAA's Program Analysis and Evaluation (PA&E) Team

October 25

Government

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group from NOAA/NWS – Space Weather Prediction Center

October 29

Government

SOS Demo by Steve Albers

Steve Albers
6057
Sylvia Hasui
6709

The first Eighth Grade Science Day attendees

October 30

Education

SOS Demo as part of 8th Grade Science Days

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Dr. Brent McInnes, CSIRO/Australia

October 31

Foreign

SOS Demo and discussions on acquiring an SOS

Bill Bendel
6708
Sylvia Hasui
6709

 

November

     

The second Eighth Grade Science Day attendees

November 6

Education

SOS Demos as part of 8th Grade Science Days

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Getting to Know NOAA Through Time, Space, and Diverse Disciplines /200th Event in Boulder

November 9

Public

To open our doors at the DSRC to the public and showcase our science with demos, presentations, and a teacher workshop.

Carol Knight
x6401
Annie Reiser
x6634

General public, in particular teachers attending an in-service presentation

November 9

Public Education

SOS demos as part of the NOAA Boulder 200th Celebration

Annie Reiser
6634
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Andy Loughe - Weather Presentations for the Valley District of the Denver Area Council Boy Scout Merit Badge College

November 10

Education

To teach boy scouts about weather for the purpose of earning their weather merit badge.

Andy Loughe
x6211

A group of 30 high school students

November 13

Education

SOS Demo and tour by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A reporter and videographer from the National Geographic

November 14

Public

SOS Demo and interview with PSD's Marty Ralph and film SOS with Atmospheric Rivers that was developed at ESRL for the California State Fair.

Anatta

Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group of high school students

November 19

Education

SOS Demo with Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group of high school students

November 19

Education

SOS Demo with Will von Dauster

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

 

December

     

Wooly Magma Demo at North Elementary/Brighton, CO

December 4

Education

To present the Wooly Magma project to a gifted and talented after-school art class.

Ann Reiser
6634

8th graders

December 10

Education

SOS Demo and tour with Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759

5th graders

December 12

Education

SOS demo and tour with Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759

Mr. Myung Seop Kim

December 12

Foreign

To discuss carbon dioxide and Science On a Sphere® with Tom Schlatter. Tom LeFebvre giving SOS demo

Tom Schlatter
6938
Sylvia Hasui
6709

5th graders

December 17

Education

SOS demo and tour with Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759

Two Groups of 5th Graders

December 19

Education

SOS Demos with Dave Fischman and Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709

David Skaggs and family

December 27

Public

SOS demo by Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709