American Meteorological Society Student Chapter

About Us

We are a student chapter with the goal to serve the national American Meteorological Society ( AMS is for any student with an interest in meteorology. Joining this chapter gives opportunity to interact with fellow classmates as well as working meteorologists.

If interested in joining or acquiring any information regarding our chapter, please contact This year’s dues are $10 per semester or $15 for Fall and Spring 2015. Your dues will pay for meals for speakers, gas for field trips, and other perks during meetings or other activities.

Opportunities and Benefits

  • Meeting other students with similar interests and goals (intramural sports)
  • Monthly meetings bringing experts from the field to share their experience
  • Local field trips (e.g. news stations or NWS) and other fun events
  • Interacting with the community and sharing our knowledge about the weather and atmosphere around us
  • Leadership opportunities with our chapter officers

Current Chapter Officers

  • President - Sara Janak
  • Vice President - Sergio Gutierrez
  • Secretary - Margarita Reza
  • Treasurer - Maryam Rasti

  • Graduate Advisors - Jay Shelton & Alex Kotsakis