The UCAR October Meetings are going ahead as planned.
events of September 11 have caused deep sorrow to millions of
people in this country and abroad, and our country is changed
in ways we could never have predicted. Our hearts go out to
all the victims and families who have been so deeply affected
by the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington.
and somewhat vulnerable atmosphere in which we find ourselves
makes it more difficult to focus on so many of the issues that
absorbed us before. However, after assessing the situation over
the past few days we have determined to proceed with plans for
the upcoming October Meetings.
proceed with conducting regular UCAR business and with discussing
the current UCAR, NCAR, and UOP program activities. This year's
Forum will focus on the new NCAR and UCAR Education and Outreach
Strategic Plans, with special emphasis on university linkages
to research and education initiatives. Please take time to register
for the break-out sessions on the Forum
forward to seeing you in a few weeks to discuss the work of
our community in the years ahead. Please let us know if you
have any questions about the meeting or about any other aspect
of UCAR activities.
this finds your families safe during these unsettled times.