Welcome to the Atmospheric Science, Environmental Studies, Geography, and Geology reference website.  Here you will be able to find information on travel, reimbursements, commonly used forms, and answers to frequently asked questions. If anything is missing, or you can't find what you're looking for, please contact the Welcome Center at 785-864-4974.

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Pictured left to right: Anne Tangeman; Ally Smith (Office Manager); Yolanda Balderas (Geology Graduate Student Coordinator); Cari Alfers; Ramia Whitecotton (Facilities Coordinator); Bev Koerner (Geography & Atmo. Graduate Student Coordinator); Lisa Hamblen (Undergraduate Academic Advisor). 

Not pictured: Xoe Cranberry (Admin. Assistant for Faculty); Carolyn Church (Geology Endowment and Alumni Coordinator); Liz Smith (Admin. Assistant for Undergrads); Fally Afani (Communications Specialist)


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