NCAR Intern Workshop Series

All interns at NCAR|UCAR are provided with the opportunity to participate in this series of professional development workshops that are intended to support their science and engineering training.

These workshops focus on skills for presenting science or engineering results in talks and posters, and writing grad school or job application materials, along with other important topics.

Spring and Summer of 2018 

Workshops are at 9:00 to 11:00 am on Thursdays, as follows:

May 24Introduction, a work plan, & elevator speechMLDamon Room
May 31 One-day leadership training TBDTBD
June 7  Data management and making effective figuresMLVisLab
June 15Day at Colorado School of MinesOffsiteOffsite
June 22Proposal writingTBDTBD
June 29 How to make a topnotch scientific poster (bring laptop)ML and FL1Damon Room + EOL Atrium
July 5NCAR tour at 2pm & Trail hike at 4 pmMLDamon Room
July 12 How to give a great scientific talkFL21003
July 19How to write a résumé and CVML and FL1Damon Room + EOL Atrium
July 26Career PanelTBDTBD
Aug 2Poster Presentation EventCG1Lobby & Auditorium


The students will have an opportunity to visit the Wyoming Supercomputing Center in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and the NCAR Research Aviation Facility.  Dates are to be determined.

This workshop series is sponsored by NCAR | UCAR.

If you have questions, please contact Valerie Sloan.



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