Posts tagged with "Careers"

For article Stumbling into physics and sticking with it

Stumbling into physics and sticking with it

July 20, 2015 -  
While growing up in Puerto Rico, Miguel Morales was interested in basketball and volleyball and not much else. But that all changed when he picked up a science book. “The idea of being an intellectual was not a popular thing,” he said. “I stumbled into physics and all of a sudden there was nothing...
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Meet Kim Danny: future environmental scientist

July 17, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
For article Meet Brandon Pitts: future cyber specialist

Meet Brandon Pitts: future cyber specialist

July 10, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
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Meet Dayanara Lebron: future biostatistician

July 2, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
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Meet John McCrea: future aerospace engineer

June 26, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
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Breyer named an HR Rising Star for 2015

June 11, 2015 -  
Renée Breyer, deputy associate director for the Strategic Human Resources Management (SHRM) Directorate at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), was recently named an HR Rising Star for 2015 by Human Resources Executive Magazine. In its 10th annual competition, Human Resource Executive...
For article Lawrence Livermore climate scientist earns Early Career Research award

Lawrence Livermore climate scientist earns Early Career Research award

May 13, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore’s Yunyan Zhang , a climate scientist in the cloud process group within the Atmospheric, Earth and Energy Division , has earned $2.5 million for research to improve the understanding of how soil moisture and surface diversity affect cloud formation and precipitation. As the...
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Researcher receives ‘Millennial Leader’ award

May 12, 2015 -  
Monica Moya, an early career biomedical engineer researcher in the Materials Engineering Division, was recognized with a Millennial Leader Award at the EmpowHer Institute’s Rising Stars Awards event held last month in Hollywood, California. This prestigious award acknowledges women under 40 who...
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Energy secretary honors LLNL climate scientist

May 7, 2015 -  
Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz has awarded LLNL climate scientist David Bader with a DOE Secretarial Honor Award for his leadership of the Accelerated Climate Modeling for Energy (ACME) project. The Secretarial Honor Awards are the department's highest form of non-monetary employee recognition...
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Students enjoy 'phenomenal' day at the Lab

May 6, 2015 -  
The Laboratory hosted 14 students, ranging in age from middle school to college, from Green Technical Education and Employment ( Green Tech ) last week for a full day of presentations and tours. Green Tech is a non-profit community-based organization in Sacramento charged with providing middle and...