Posts tagged with "Community"

Students are inspired by STEM Day at the Lab

May. 18, 2018 -  
Eleven-year-old Tamia Thrower, a sixth-grade student at West Oakland Middle School, wants to be a scientist when she grows up. When you want to become a scientist and learn about science, where do you go? Visiting a national laboratory and meeting with real world scientists is a good place to start...

LLNL hosts 3D Design Summer Academy

May. 15, 2018 -  
LIVERMORE, California -- Community college students are invited to register for the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's ( LLNL ) 3D Design Summer Academy . The workshop will be held at the Edward Teller Education Center at LLNL, July 23-27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Participating...

Applications for LLNS Community Gift Program

May. 14, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS) is accepting applications for its annual Community Gift Program . Established in 2008, the Community Gift Program provides a total of $100,000 in awards to support nonprofit organizations addressing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (...

Register now for Teacher Research Academy

Apr. 19, 2018 -  
Register now for the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) 2018 Teacher Research Academy ( TRA ). The TRA offers middle- and high-school science teachers and community college faculty professional development curriculum during the summer at the Edward Teller Education Center (ETEC) at...
art of science

The ‘Art of Science’ casts a creative spotlight on Lawrence Livermore science and technology

Mar. 22, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s ( LLNL ) researchers use powerful, state-of-the-art tools to gather scientific detail from every conceivable angle, from larger than life to the atomic scale. Imagery captured from these tools, whether it’s one of the world’s fastest supercomputers to the...

'Science on Screen' series returns to Modesto

Mar. 7, 2018 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Now in its fourth year, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is once again partnering with The State Theatre in Modesto to bring " Science on Screen " to the theater two Saturdays a month in March and April. The 2018 theme of the series is “Marvelous Machines.”...
lawrence school

Lab joins in dedication of namesake school

Feb. 28, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) Director Bill Goldstein visited Lawrence Elementary School last week to meet the Lawrence “Labs” and be part of the ribbon-cutting ceremony that officially welcomed the school to the Livermore community. Leaders of the Livermore Valley Joint Unified...

DOE, VA meet to address veterans' challenges through supercomputing technologies

Feb. 16, 2018 -  
Officials and top scientists with the Department of Energy ( DOE ), Department of Veterans Affairs ( VA ) and several national labs gathered at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) earlier this month for a two-day event to discuss using supercomputing, machine learning, artificial...
Science on Saturday

'Science on Saturday' lecture to discuss the evolution of laser-plasma accelerators

Feb. 15, 2018 -  
WHO: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) scientist Felicie Albert, along with teacher Dan Burns of Los Gatos High School, will present “Laser-Plasma Accelerators: Riding the Wave to the Next-Generation X-ray Light Sources,” the third lecture in the 2018 Science on Saturday lineup that...
Science on Saturday

'Science on Saturday' lecture to discuss improving health through spectrometry

Feb. 8, 2018 -  
WHO: Lawrence Livermore scientist Mike Malfatti, along with teacher Katherine Huang of Dougherty Valley High School, will present “Biomedical Acceleratory Mass Spectrometry: Improving Human Health One Atom at a Time,” the second lecture in the 2018 Science on Saturday lineup that is part of...