Posts tagged with "Community"

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...
Bike to Work Day

Employees get in high gear on Bike to Work Day

May. 13, 2016 -  
The "energizer station" set up Thursday next to the bus stop at Vasco Road and East Avenue drew more than 180 bicycle commuters participating in Bike to Work Day. This was the first time in recent memory that Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Sandia located their station outside the gates...
Maker Faire

National labs’ ‘Makers’ to share their energy tech at the ‘Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth’

May. 13, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Think. Make. Innovate. That’s what the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and its national laboratories do every day. By doing so, they help change the world. DOE and its “Makers,” including those at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), will be exhibiting at the 11th...

Lab and Las Positas College honor inaugural graduates from veterans engineering program

May. 4, 2016 -  
Two years ago, Las Positas College student and U.S. Marine Corps veteran Tony Diaz joined the school’s Engineering Technology Program for Veterans with a mission in mind: to build his skills and eventually land a job at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. On Tuesday, Diaz was among eight...