DASSO and U of I AMS STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS
The Department of Atmospheric Sciences Student Organization (DASSO) is currently comprised of all graduate students in DAS. The function of DASSO is mainly to provide a bridge between the graduate students and faculty of DAS. Additional reponsibilities include planning the annual department picnics, providing refreshments during weekly seminars, organizing intramural sports activities, assisting with prospective student orientation, and the general making of merriment within DAS.
The University of Illinois Student Chapter of the American Meteorological Society is an offical student organization registered with the university and the American Meteorological Society. It is comprised of graduate and undergraduate students within the department as well as anyone in the university interested in the atmospheric sciences. The organization's web site can be found at the link below.
University of Illinois Student Chapter of the American Meteorological Society