Posts tagged with "Community"

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...
IT job shadow day

Fourth annual Job Shadow Day sheds light on breadth of LLNL IT activities for local students

Apr. 28, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's Office of the Chief Information Officer and Livermore Information Technology (LivIT) hosted 78 students and teachers Wednesday for the fourth annual Information Technology (IT) Job Shadow Day. Students and teachers from Amador, Dougherty, Dublin, Granada,...
science on saturday

‘Science On Saturday’ lecture In Tracy explores human physiology on a microchip

Apr. 26, 2016 -  
Who: Lawrence Livermore scientists Elizabeth Wheeler, Monica Moya, Kris Kulp, Sarah Felix and Heather Enright, along with teacher Erin McKay of Tracy High School, will present “iCHIP: Human Physiology in the Palm of Your Hand,” taking their popular Science on Saturday presentation, featured earlier...
Tracy Science on Saturday

Media advisory: 'Science on Saturday' in Tracy explores fusion and creating a sun on earth

Apr. 20, 2016 -  
Who: Lawrence Livermore scientist Tammy Ma and teacher Tom Shefler of Granada High School will present “Harnessing Fusion: Creating a Sun on Earth.” This popular Science on Saturday presentation was featured earlier this year in Livermore. What: The 2016 Science on Saturday series highlights women...
Science on Saturday

‘Science On Saturday’ lectures comes to Tracy

Apr. 12, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, California — Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's popular "Science on Saturday” lecture series is going to Tracy, reprising two presentations that were featured earlier this year in Livermore that highlight women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). The free...
Science on Screen

‘Science on Screen’ pairs bioengineering lecture with adventure film ‘The Fantastic Voyage’

Apr. 6, 2016 -  
WHO : The final installment in the 2016 Science on Screen series features Lawrence Livermore bioengineers Monica Moya and Elizabeth Wheeler, who will present “iChip: Human Physiology in the Palm of Your Hand.” The pair will discuss their work at the Lab’s Center for Micro and Nano Technology. This...
Innovation Tri-Valley

Innovation Tri-Valley dubs Lab a game changer

Mar. 31, 2016 -  
Citing the Lab as an “anchor of innovation” within the region, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory was honored with the inaugural “Founder’s Award” by the Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group on Wednesday. Congressman Eric Swalwell presented the award during the annual #GameChangers Awards for...
science fair

Local students receive top honors at Synopsys Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair

Mar. 23, 2016 -  
Nearly 700 Bay Area students participated in the fifth annual Synopsys Alameda County Science & Engineering Fair held recently at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. This regional competition, organized by the Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair Association (a nonprofit 501C3), drew more...