MU Closed Wednesday

With the forecast of “a wintry mix changing to snow,” Millersville University has decided to close the campus for Wednesday, November 26.  It is important to note that ALL classes will be held, as scheduled, the remainder of today and tonight.  Only essential personnel are to report on Wednesday. 

 Have a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving.

 Policy on Snow Delays/Cancellations

Department of Earth Sciences

Sepideh Yalda, Ph.D.

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Sepideh Yalda

Professor of Meteorology

Director, Center for Disaster Research and Education

Coordinator, Master of Science in Emergency Management


Phone: 717-872-3293 & 717-872-3568 (CDRE)

Office: 405 Caputo & Luzerne House (CDRE)


  • Ph.D. in Meteorology from Saint Louis University (1997)

ESCI 107/109 - The Atmosphere
ESCI 110 - Intro to Earth Sciences
ESCI 241 - Meteorology
ESCI 245 - Environmental Science
ESCI 342 - Atmospheric Dynamics I
ESCI 343 - Atmospheric Dynamics II
ESCI 347 - Satellite Meteorology
ESCI 379 - History of Meteorology
ESCI 390 - Applied Climatology
ESCI 449 - Radar Meteorology

  • Mesoscale climate statistics & Mesoscale modeling.
  • Science education and natural hazard mitigation and planning