The Student Chapter of the American Meteorological Society (SCAMS) at Illinois is a local chapter of the American Meteorological Society comprised of majors and non-majors in the field of atmospheric sciences. This organization is comprised of 5 committees that meet regularly in order to maintain and improve the organization. These 5 committees include Academic and Professional, Community Service and Outreach, Fundraising, Social, and Website. While the students come together with a like characteristic of being weather enthusiasts, the main focus of this organization is to educate the public on weather-related subjects and participate in weather-related events. For more information about SCAMS and how to become a member, visit their website.