• MetoGrads is the student organization at the University of Maryland developed to help support the graduate students in the department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science. We serve as a focal point to help organize orientations, seminars, and social events, as well as promote the activities and accomplishments of our students..
  • Recent News

    2015-2016 MetoGrads Executive Board

    Congratulations to the 2015-2016 MetoGrads Executive Board: President:  Cory Martin Vice President:  Neal Graham Treasurer:  Meredith Nichols GSG Representative:  Adria Schwarber Facilities Coordinator:  Greg Porter Computer Resources Coordinator:  Adam Kubaryk Student Seminar Coordinator: Kriti Bhargava […]

    June 2, 2015

    2014-2015 MetoGrads Executive Board

    Announcing the MetoGrads Executive Board for the 2014-2015 academic year! And they are: President:  Scott Ozog Vice President:  Cory Martin Treasurer:  Laura Dunlap GSG Representative:  Adria Schwarber Facilities Coordinator:  David New Computer Resources Coordinator:  Travis […]

    June 1, 2014

    Announcing AOSC’s newest PhD recipients!

    Congratulations to Drs. Stefan Cecelski, Guo-Yuan Lien, and John Yorks on successfully defending their PhD dissertations! Under the advisement of Da-lin Zhang, Eugenia Kalnay, and Russ Dickerson, respectively, these young men have completed a crucial […]

    April 15, 2014
  • Get To Know...

    Every month Metograds features a new profile on one professor and one grad student, check back here often to learn about our interests and hobbies

    Tim Canty


    With a background in physics, Tim is working to better understand the chemistry of our atmosphere… He also can make delicious sausages and desserts!

    Yunyao Li

    grad student

    Seemingly destined to this field from when she was born, Yunyao researches thunderstorms, their dynamics, and their microsphysics.