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Area middle school students learn about meteorology at summer program

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - Middle school students from Chenango, Delaware and Otsego counties recently participated in the GOSTEM Summer Institute at SUNY Oneonta.

The program, which drew 25 students, was July 14-18 at the school. This year's program was "How it works: Severe Weather and Climate Change."

Students interacted with a local meteorologist, learned the basic of meteorology and conducted a weather report in a television studio.

Local business leaders also discussed how severe weather can affect the economy and showed creative solutions to problems caused by weather.

The CDO STEM Leadership Council sponsors the program.

 

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