Posts tagged with "Community"

concussion

Laskas dishes on the ‘Concussion’ controversy

Sep. 20, 2016 -  
Jeanne Marie Laskas, author of The New York Times best-selling book “Concussion,” visited Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) last week, drawing a crowd of more than 200 employees to hear first-hand the sequence of events that led to her book and the subsequent Hollywood movie starring...
eyh

Register now for annual San Joaquin ‘Expanding Your Horizons’ Conference

Sep. 8, 2016 -  
Register now for the 24th annual San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) Conference scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 1, at the University of the Pacific in Stockton. This popular daylong event introduces young women in grades 6-12 to a variety of challenging careers through hands-on workshops to...
diablo magazine

Three researchers make ‘Forty Under Forty’ list

Aug. 30, 2016 -  
Diablo Magazine featured three Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers in their 2016 “Forty Under Forty” issue. The annual list recognizes young professionals in the East Bay who are leading the charge in their fields. Experimental physicist Tammy Ma was No. 3 on the list for her...
summer student spotlight

Meet John (Jack) Dubil: Software engineer

Aug. 19, 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...
llns

Applications due for Lawrence Livermore National Security Community Gift Program

Aug. 16, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Applications are due Friday, Aug. 19, for the Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS) 2016 Community Gift Program for 2016. Established in 2008, the Community Gift Program provides a total of $100,000 in awards to support nonprofit organizations addressing science,...
cyber defenders

‘Monarch of the Hill’ crowns three days of challenges for aspiring cyber defenders

Jul. 30, 2016 -  
Students in the Cyber Defenders class of 2016 put the breadth of what they’ve learned to the test in what is now called the "Monarch of the Hill" team competition, an intensive three days of real-worldcyber security challenges. “The competition allows students to apply what they’ve learned in...
Fun With Science

LLNL offers 'Fun With Science' all summer

Jun. 10, 2016 -  
Family and friends of Lab employees are invited to attend Fun With Science this summer, hosted by the Lab's Public Affairs Office. Designed for children at the fifth grade level (though it also can be enjoyed by children younger and older), Fun With Science is intended to spark kids' interest in...
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...
goldstein

DOE recognizes Laboratory, director for commitment to small business collaborations

May. 24, 2016 -  
Bill Goldstein, director of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), received the Director of the Year Award for fiscal year 2015 from the Department of Energy’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU). Goldstein was honored for encouraging and promoting collaborations...
LLNS

Applications sought for community gift program

May. 16, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif. – Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS) is accepting applications for its annual Community Gift Program for 2016. Established in 2008, the Community Gift Program provides a total of $100,000 in awards to support nonprofit organizations addressing STEM (science,...