Category: Report

CHESS Science-Writing Course Report 2022

We met in person, and it was delightful. This, our 13th annual writing workshop, was over-booked, and so expanded to two weeks, 7-17 June, with some 19 participants. With long experience conducting these workshops in Bergen and elsewhere, I don’t…

Report on “CHESS Lagrangian modelling course”

The CHESS Lagrangian modelling course took place at the University of Bergen from 07th to 10th of June 2022. PhD students and early career researchers working in the fields of oceanography, environmental and atmospheric sciences from Tromsø, Oslo and Bergen…

“Writing successful project proposal” workshop report

The CHESS workshop “Writing successful project proposals” was held from 2-3 May 2022 at GFI/Bjerknessenter in Bergen. A total of 17 participants joined the workshop. The main objective of the course was to enable early-career climate scientists to successfully apply…

Snow, sun and shovels – Ice Finse field course

The 20th of April, 14 students and a lecture team took the train to Finse to spend a week at the Alpine Research Center for the IceFinse course. Here they practised glacier safety and got an introduction to glaciological field…

Report on the ACDC/CHESS One Ocean field course

In the month of November 2021 around 30 students and lecturers attended the ACDC/CHESS One Ocean field course in the Caribbean onboard the tall ship Statsraad Lehmkuhl. Our voyage started in Curaçao with a stop in Jamaica and ended in…