Posts tagged with "Community"

vet award

Lab engineer named veteran of the year

June 27, 2017 -  
Assemblywoman Catherine Baker has recognized Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) engineer Destiny Goddu as the 16 th Assembly District’s Veteran of the Year, adding to Goddu’s already impressive collection of awards. Baker (R-Dublin) issued the resolution honoring Goddu during a ceremony...
Livermorium Day

Scholarship awards highlight Livermorium Day

May 31, 2017 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) handed out the 2017 Edward Teller science scholarship awards to two Livermore high school students last week as the city celebrated the fifth anniversary of Livermorium Day, recognizing the Lab’s contribution to the discovery of superheavy element 116...

Lab engages girls at San Joaquin STEM event

May 26, 2017 -  
The Laboratory participated in an educational outreach event held last month titled, “Engaging Girls in STEM: Making a Connection for Action,” at the San Joaquin County Office of Education facility in Stockton. More than 300 young women in grades 6-12 attended the program, which is part of a...
Bike to Work

Labs promote pedal power on Bike to Work Day

May 17, 2017 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and Sandia/California employees participated in the 23rd annual Bike to Work Day, commuting to work via pedal power. Bike to Work Day is a way of promoting the benefits of bicycling and supporting safe roads for bicyclists and motorists. For the second...
science on screen

‘Science On Screen’ takes to the cosmos with lecture on NASA mission, ‘The Martian’

May 17, 2017 -  
Who: The fifth and final installment in the 2017 Science on Screen series features Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientist Julia Vogel, who will present "Unraveling the High-Energy Universe With NASA's NuSTAR Mission.” In this informative and entertaining lecture, Vogel will discuss...

Applications open for LLNS annual gift program

May 15, 2017 -  
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 STEM (science, technology, engineering and...
cyber challenge

Cybersecurity workshop for teens at library

May 4, 2017 -  
The Livermore Public Library will host a "Cyber Defense Challenge for Teens" on Wednesday, June 14. Two identical 90-minute sessions will be held from 10:30 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. at the public library, 1188 S. Livermore Ave. The cyber challenges, run by Lab computer scientists, will offer...
Teacher Research Academy

Register now for Teacher Research Academy

May 3, 2017 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Register now for the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) 2017 Teacher Research Academy (TRA). The TRA offers middle and high school science teachers and community college faculty a professional development curriculum during the summer at the Edward Teller Education...

Lab offers 3D design summer academy

May 1, 2017 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Register now for the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) 3D Design Summer Academy for enrolled, degree-pursuing community college students. This weeklong workshop will be held June 12-16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily at the Edward Teller Education Center (ETEC) at...
Science on Screen

Science on Screen: Livermorium vs. Iron Man

April 27, 2017 -  
Who: The fourth installment in the Science on Screen series features Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientist, Dawn Shaughnessy, who will present "Behold Livermorium: A Quest for New Elements.” In this informative and entertaining lecture, Shaughnessy will cover how scientists create...