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Lawrence Livermore's HOME Campaign raises more than $3.7 million for charitable groups

Dec. 10, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) employees, along with Lawrence Livermore National Security (LLNS), LLC, donated more than $3.7 million to charitable organizations via the annual employee giving program, the Helping Others More Effectively (HOME) Campaign. Through the HOME Campaign,...
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Lawrence Livermore among Glassdoor’s ‘best places to work,’ ranked top lab employer

Dec. 5, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) has been honored with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, recognizing the Best Places to Work in 2019. The Employees’ Choice Awards program, now in its 11 th year, is based solely on the input of employees, who elect to provide feedback on their jobs...
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Workforce magazine announces LLNL as a winner of two 2018 Optimas Awards

Nov. 27, 2018 -  
Two programs and teams of employees within the Strategic Human Resources Management (SHRM) Department at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) have been honored with gold and silver 2018 Optimas Awards by Workforce magazine , a Human Capital Media publication. The awards program,...
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Lawrence Livermore receives USDA award for purchasing bio-based materials

Nov. 15, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) received an award from the United States Department of Agriculture ( USDA ) Bio-preferred Program for purchasing bio-based materials that includes all the compostable products used in Laboratory cafeterias and bio-based cleaning products used by the...
For article Lawrence Livermore National Security awards 40 groups as part of Community Gift Program

Lawrence Livermore National Security awards 40 groups as part of Community Gift Program

Nov. 8, 2018 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS), the contract manager for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), has announced the recipients for the 2018 LLNS Community Gift Program. These gifts, totaling $100,000, reflect LLNS' commitment to local communities. LLNS received applications...
For article Central Valley students inspired by STEM Day

Central Valley students inspired by STEM Day

Nov. 8, 2018 -  
Ashley Love, an eighth-grade student at Henry Elementary School in Stockton, wants to be an engineer when she grows up. What better way to learn about engineering than at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)? Love was one of more than 180 students from San Joaquin and Sacramento counties...
For article Science on Saturday features proteins in action

Science on Saturday features proteins in action

Nov. 7, 2018 -  
WHO: Lawrence Livermore scientists Matthias Frank and Megan Shelby, along with Erin McKay, a biology teacher from Tracy High School, will present “ Biomolecular Action Movies: Flash Imaging With X-ray Lasers ,” the final lecture in the Science on Saturday series themed “Marvelous Machines,” at the...
For article Science and Engineering Seminar to focus  on 'Theory to Practice: How Science is Done'

Science and Engineering Seminar to focus on 'Theory to Practice: How Science is Done'

Nov. 7, 2018 -  
WHO: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) and Las Positas College ( LPC ) partner on a special presentation, “Theory to Practice: How Science is Done,” as part of the Science and Engineering Seminar Series. The series provides LLNL scientists and engineers a forum to share basic and...
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Test your science know-how at Discovery Day

Nov. 1, 2018 -  
You’re standing on the moon and you need to toss a simple rock into a basket, about 18 feet away. Same challenge, different venue — now it’s a park and a pinecone. Move into a classroom and try to chuck an eraser or a wad of paper, not at a classmate, but into the trash bin. How much thrust do you...
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Lawrence Livermore’s popular lecture series returns to Chabot Space and Science Center

Oct. 17, 2018 -  
LIVERMORE, California -- Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's ( LLNL ) popular lecture series, " Science on Saturday ," returns to the Chabot Space and Science Center Saturday, Oct. 20, at 2 p.m., located at 10,000 Skyline Blvd. in Oakland. The series will offer two different lectures, Oct. 20...