Education and Outreach Award

Julie Demuth, Jeff Lazo and Olga Wilhelmi. Co-nominees included Eve Gruntfest (University of Colorado at Colorado Springs), Rebecca Morss (ESSL and SERE*), Sheldon Drobot (University of Colorado at Boulder), Mary Hayden (SERE*/ASP), and Matt Kelsch (UOP/COMET).

For Weather and Society * Integrated Studies (WAS*IS), a series of workshops, education and outreach activities, and community building efforts aimed at improving the integration of weather and social science. More than 140 individuals from government, private, and nonprofit settings have taken part in WAS*IS, developing and sharing ideas and tools and producing a number of interdisciplinary papers and conference presentations.