NCAR Intern Workshop Series

All interns at NCAR|UCAR are expected to attend these professional development workshops that are intended to support their science and engineering training.

These workshops focus on skills for presenting results in talks and posters, career exploration, and preparing job application materials, along with other important topics.

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 (Fleischmann Building at ML)ML FBWOR Boardroom
June 7  Diversity and InclusionFL1EOL Atrium
June 14Trip to the NCAR Research Aviation Facility (RAF) 9AM - 11:30AMBusSignup here
June 20Field trip to NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center (full day, optional)BusSignup details TBD
June 21Data management and making effective figuresMLVisLab
June 28 How to give a great scientific talk

At both FL1
and ML 

FL1 EOL Atrium,
ML Damon Room
July 5NCAR tour at 1pm & Trail hike at 3 pmMLDamon Room
July 12 How to make a topnotch scientific poster At both FL2 and ML1003
July 19- No Workshop -   
July 26How to write a résumé and CVFL1 and MLFL1 EOL Atrium
ML Damon Room
Aug 2Poster Presentation EventCG1Lobby & Auditorium


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

This workshop series is sponsored by NCAR.

If you have questions, please contact Valerie Sloan.



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