Gaylord News is a reporting project of the University of Oklahoma Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Gaylord News

Gaylord News is a reporting project of the University of Oklahoma Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Gaylord News

Gaylord News is a reporting project of the University of Oklahoma Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication

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Students Experience Unique Opportunities at National Weather Center

Students Experience Unique Opportunities at National Weather Center

Matt Welsh September 21, 2017

Students and researchers are utilizing a unique grouping of public, private and academic institutions to analyze weather patterns and learn from hands-on experiences. The National Weather Center is located...

OU Students discuss the impact of climate change on Hurricane Irma

Supriya Sridhar September 12, 2017

Starting in the Caribbean, Hurricane Irma struck southern Florida Sept. 10, affecting about 12 million people. The category 5 storm’s 400 mile path followed on the heels of Hurricane Harvey which happened...

First day of spring nearly breaks Oklahoma records

First day of spring nearly breaks Oklahoma records

Jadyn Watson-Fisher March 21, 2017

OU students returned from spring break to find that the landscaping and facilities crew planted flowers around campus while they were gone, but it was a hot day. The flowers and some grassy areas were...

Norman Museum Exhibit Emphasizes Unique Environmental Sustainability Practice

Norman Museum Exhibit Emphasizes Unique Environmental Sustainability Practice

Garrett Davis March 4, 2017

A museum in Norman, Oklahoma, recently opened an exhibit which combines indigenous knowledge and modern science to deliver environmental sustainability. The Sam Noble Museum unveiled “Roots of Wisdom:...

Meteorology Students Research Soil Moisture and Urban Heat Islands

It is Hotter in the City

Leah Whiticker March 4, 2017

  Two students at the University of Oklahoma are trying to figure out why the temperature is warmer in a metropolitan area compared to a rural area.   Jason Newby and Stuart Edris, seniors...

OU Researchers Benefits of Mobile Radars

Jaron Spor March 4, 2017

By Jaron Spor The University of Oklahoma Atmospheric and Geographical Sciences is currently conducting research into mobile Doppler radars that will change how accurate forecast are. These radars will...

Spring has sprung on OU campus

Jadyn Watson-Fisher February 22, 2017

Due to thunderstorms over the weekend and near record-setting temperatures, afternoons are warm and daffodils are blooming.

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