Posts tagged with "Community"

Bay Area Science Festival

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...
Science on Saturday

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...
Science on Saturday

Lawrence Livermore’s ‘Science On Saturday’ lecture series returns to Tracy

Sept. 20, 2018 -  
LIVERMORE, California — Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's ( LLNL ) popular "Science on Saturday” lecture series returns to Tracy this weekend, reprising two presentations that were featured earlier this year in Livermore that highlight “Marvelous Machines.” The free one-hour presentations...
Diablo

Five researchers named to '40 Under 40' list

Aug. 29, 2018 -  
Five Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) researchers join an eclectic group of entrepreneurs, writers, executives, philanthropists and more on Diablo Magazine’s annual “40 Under 40” list, which recognizes young professionals in the East Bay who are leading the charge in their fields...
LLNS

Applications due for Community Gift Program

July 24, 2018 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Applications for the Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC ( LLNS ) annual Community Gift Program are due by Friday, Aug. 17. Established in 2008, the Community Gift Program provides a total of $100,000 in awards to support nonprofit organizations addressing STEM (...
For article Students are inspired by STEM Day at the Lab

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...
For article LLNL hosts 3D Design Summer Academy

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...
LLNS

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 (...
TRA

Register now for Teacher Research Academy

April 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...