Posts tagged with "Education"

Science on Saturday

Lawrence Livermore’s ‘Science On Saturday’ lecture series returns to Tracy

Sep. 20, 2018 -  
LIVERMORE, California — Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's ( LLNL ) popular "Science on Saturday” lecture series returns to Tracy this weekend, reprising two presentations that were featured earlier this year in Livermore that highlight “Marvelous Machines.” The free one-hour presentations...

Kids learn about cybersecurity through gaming

Jul. 3, 2018 -  
The third annual Livermore Library "Cyber Defense Challenge" took place at the Livermore Civic Center Library last week. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s ( LLNL ) Computation employees and Cyber Defender summer interns volunteered their time to lead the exercise for community children in...

Lightstone part of gender disparity panel

Jun. 27, 2018 -  
Most scientists aren’t involved with Hollywood, even for a day. But earlier this month, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) computational biologist Felice Lightstone served as a panelist at a major Hollywood forum, the inaugural Variety Summit about gender disparities in the media and...

Students are inspired by STEM Day at the Lab

May. 18, 2018 -  
Eleven-year-old Tamia Thrower, a sixth-grade student at West Oakland Middle School, wants to be a scientist when she grows up. When you want to become a scientist and learn about science, where do you go? Visiting a national laboratory and meeting with real world scientists is a good place to start...

LLNL hosts 3D Design Summer Academy

May. 15, 2018 -  
LIVERMORE, California -- Community college students are invited to register for the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's ( LLNL ) 3D Design Summer Academy . The workshop will be held at the Edward Teller Education Center at LLNL, July 23-27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Participating...
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Science bowl finalists take on cyber challenge

May. 10, 2018 -  
For the second year, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) staff and Cyber Defender students conducted the CyberCraft Cyber Challenge for the middle school finalists at the National Science Bowl ® (NSB). CyberCraft is a “Jeopardy Show-like,” question-and-answer-style Capture the Flag...
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Register now for Teacher Research Academy

Apr. 19, 2018 -  
Register now for the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) 2018 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 Education Center (ETEC) at...
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Lab's Data Science Institute brings best minds in AI, machine learning under one umbrella

Apr. 3, 2018 -  
Machine learning. Deep learning. Artificial intelligence. Computer vision. Big data analytics. These aren’t just techie buzzwords — they’re all areas of research that fall under the sweeping term “data science.” So how does a national laboratory, with researchers exploring all of these areas and...

'Science on Screen' series returns to Modesto

Mar. 7, 2018 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Now in its fourth year, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is once again partnering with The State Theatre in Modesto to bring " Science on Screen " to the theater two Saturdays a month in March and April. The 2018 theme of the series is “Marvelous Machines.”...