Posts tagged with "Education"

data science

Laboratory looks to expand data science pipeline through internship program

Jul. 3, 2017 -  
This summer, college students from all over the country are at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to be mentored by experts in machine learning, deep learning and big data analytics under the newly rechristened Data Science Summer Institute (DSSI) program. Previously known as Data Heroes, the...
vet award

Lab engineer named veteran of the year

Jun. 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...
STEM

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...
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...
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...
3D

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

Apr. 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...
Teacher Research Academy

Registration for Teacher Research Academy

Mar. 30, 2017 -  
LIVERMORE, California - Registration is open 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 professional development curriculum during the summer at the Edward Teller...

Engineer wins scholarship for women veterans

Mar. 23, 2017 -  
U.S. Marine veteran Destiny Goddu has spent her whole life working with machines. As a young girl growing up in Livermore, she helped her father, a mechanic, disassemble and rebuild car engines and tinkered with auto parts in the family garage. After joining the Marines, she worked on missile...