Posts tagged with "Careers"

sherburne

Michael Sherburne: future electrical engineer

Jul. 22, 2016 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. __________________ Meet: Michael Sherburne, future electrical engineer Hometown: Burke, Virginia University/educational background: Virginia Polytechnic...
Erica West

Meet Erica West: future physicist

Jul. 8, 2016 -  
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...

High school students gain valuable experience through internships at Lawrence Livermore

Jul. 7, 2016 -  
When he returns to school for his senior year at Orion Academy in Moraga, Ibrahim Almaliti will be coming back with a new set of skills that could launch him into a career. Almaliti, 17, just finished a summer internship at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), where he learned coding and...
pratt

'Sky's the limit' for latest graduates of the Laboratory's Machinist Apprentice Program

Jun. 29, 2016 -  
While he was working as a machinist in Oakland and taking classes at Laney College, Wesley Scoggins wanted to improve his skills to find a better job. In 2012, he answered a Craigslist posting for a slot in the Livermore Lab Engineering Directorate ’s Machinist Apprentice Program. It was an...
boyer

Purpose and sacrifice mark offsite assignment

Jun. 23, 2016 -  
When Daryl Boyer was asked to lend his technical expertise to help shape the future of the U.S. nuclear deterrent, he knew it meant relocating to Omaha, Nebraska, without his parents and children. But the challenge called him and the timing was right. He acted decisively. Boyer is an LLNL engineer...
Chris Brannan

Brannan selected as chief financial officer

May. 26, 2016 -  
Chris Brannan has been selected as the chief financial officer (CFO) for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, effective May 29, Lab Director Bill Goldstein announced. Brannan was selected for this senior leadership position through a broad national search. As the CFO, he will oversee LLNL’s $1.6...
apahm

Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: Meet two STEM mentors

May. 26, 2016 -  
In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, the Asian Pacific American Council (APAC) and the Office of Strategic Diversity and Inclusion Programs at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) are spotlighting employees of Asian heritage, specifically focused on the employees’ educational...
undergrads

Undergrad collaborations prime hiring pipeline

May. 26, 2016 -  
Opportunities for students to garner experience from leaders in their fields are few and far between, but Brigham Young University (BYU) and Lawrence Livermore have created one such collaboration. Through a program established this year with the help of Livermore’s Benjy Grover , computer science...

Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: Meet two computer scientists

May. 18, 2016 -  
In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, the Asian Pacific American Council (APAC) and the Office of Strategic Diversity and Inclusion Programs at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) are spotlighting a few employees of Asian heritage, focusing on educational background, work at...
shaughnessy

Researcher cracks top 10 in 'most creative' list

May. 17, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory chemist Dawn Shaughnessy has been named No. 9 on Fast Company ’ s Top 100 Most Creative People in Business for 2016. Shaughnessy is the principal investigator of the Heavy Element Group, where she has worked as a nuclear and radiochemist since 2002. In...