Posts tagged with "Education"

Science on Saturday

Lecture series highlights women in STEM

Jan. 25, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, California — Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's popular lecture series "Science on Saturday" returns Feb. 6 and runs through Feb. 27. The series will offer four lectures with the theme “Women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).” The lectures are free and...
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Registration opens Jan. 26 for Tri-Valley ‘Expanding Your Horizons’ Conference

Jan. 21, 2016 -  
The 38 th annual Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizons Conference will be held Saturday, Feb. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Las Positas College Gymnasium, 3000 Campus Hill Drive, Livermore. Registration for the conference opens Tuesday, Jan. 26, at 10 a.m. for Tri-Valley students, and Tuesday, Feb...
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Inspiring youth to pursue STEM education

Dec. 2, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: During the HOME Campaign, Public Affairs will run a series of articles about Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory employees who volunteer for various nonprofit agencies. _______________ Networking always has been important to Darlene Yazzie, a facility coordinator in the Operations...
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Veteran interns get taste of 'dream' jobs at LLNL

Nov. 11, 2015 -  
Growing up in Livermore, Frankie Stoneham never pictured herself as an engineer. She didn’t particularly like math and, like many military veterans, wasn’t sure what she wanted to do once her service ended. But over this past summer, Stoneham, a first-year student at Las Positas College and former...
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Lab entertains for Discovery Day at AT&T Park

Nov. 10, 2015 -  
More than 20,000 people packed into AT&T Park Saturday for the San Francisco Bay Area Science Festival’s Discovery Day , a day of hands-on experiments, exhibits, games and shows. The event was the culmination of the Bay Area Science Festival's weeklong science festivities, which featured more...
Lab presents Fun With Science at the 2014 Bay Area Science Festival

Unleash your inner scientist at AT&T Park on Saturday during the Bay Area Science Festival

Nov. 5, 2015 -  
Calling all budding scientists and engineers: The Bay Area Science Festival returns to AT&T Park in San Francisco on Saturday, Nov. 7. The 5 th annual Discovery Day at AT&T Park features hundreds of activities to test your knowledge of basic science and get up to your elbows in interactive...
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Event inspires girls to have fun with science

Oct. 16, 2015 -  
"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun," was a fitting motto for the 23rd annual San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (SJEYH) conference, where more than 400 young women, donning yellow-shirts and matching shades, converged on the University of the Pacific Campus in Stockton on Saturday, Oct. 10, excited to see...
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‘Expanding Your Horizons’ conference for girls comes to University of the Pacific on Saturday

Oct. 7, 2015 -  
Who: Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC, Sandia National Laboratories and the University of the Pacific School of Engineering and Computer Science are co-sponsoring the 23rd annual San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) conference. See the website . What: The popular daylong conference...
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Meet Jasmine Bowers: future educator

Oct. 6, 2015 -  
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...
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Meet Valeria Santiago Morales: future engineer

Oct. 2, 2015 -  
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...