Cancelled: Weather Forecasting: Crystal Balls or Cutting Edge Science?

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 18:00
Iontas Building, Maynooth University
Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, this alumni lecture has been cancelled.

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience this cancellation may have caused.


If you're interested in the science behind weather forecasting, then this evening lecture is just for you!

Taking place during Science Week at Maynooth University on Wednesday 14th November, beginning at 6pm with registration and refreshments and finishing at 8:15pm, this alumni lecture, in collaboration with the Faculty of Science & Engineering entitled 'Weather Forecasting: Crystal Balls or Cutting Edge Science?', will be delivered by alumna, Dr Emily Gleeson. 

Dr Gleeson is a graduate of Experimental Physics and Chemistry from Maynooth University. Following this, she pursued a Ph.D. in Astronomy and a Masters in Meteorology which led to her current career as a research scientist at Met Éireann, the Irish Meteorological Service. Emily also worked as a weather forecaster and a climate change researcher. 

About Maynooth University Alumni Lecture Series

Maynooth University Alumni Lecture Series: Launched in 2014, the Development and Alumni Relations Office has designed a series of alumni lectures, in collaboration with each faculty. Family and friends welcome to attend. Continue your life-long learning and attend these alumni lectures - you'll be glad you did.