Registration for 2011 Summer Institute Now Open

ANNOUNCING the Program on Climate Change 2011 Summer Institute "The Water Cycle in a Changing Climate" with lead organizer Chris Bretherton (PCC Director/Atmospheric Sciences).

Wednesday September 14 to Friday September 16, 2011 at UW's Friday Harbor Labs (

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED, and we often push the limits on numbers of participants. Priority is given to UW faculty, staff and graduate students.

Registration Link:

Register BY September 7th if you'd like to participate, earlier to secure a spot. The PCC covers the cost of room and board at Friday Harbor.

There will be a poster session on the first day of the meeting; abstracts should be submitted through this link (which is also accessible through the registration page):

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: This year's summer institute is also a FHL Centennial Symposium; several outside speakers will be invited. A draft of sessions and schedule may be found here.

Registrants will be sent a detailed agenda and travel information in early September.

NOTE TO GRADUATE STUDENTS: Reading/discussion sessions for all participating graduate students are planned for: Tu 8/23, 8/30, and 9/6 from 11:30 to 12:30 in OSB 425.

If you are a registered graduate student, please plan to attend. These sessions facilitate greater depth of understanding of topics discussed at the Summer Institute.

Questions? Contact Miriam in the PCC office ( or Chris Bretherton ( Full Story