Posts tagged with "Education"

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Teacher ventures into the stratosphere

July 29, 2015 -  
Dan Burns, a science teacher at Los Gatos High School, is one teacher who takes experiential learning to a whole new level. While most teachers spend their summer taking a break or going on vacation, Burns started his off with the SOFIA Airborne Astronomy Ambassador program aboard a Boeing 747...
For article Meet Juan Diaz Leon: future materials scientist

Meet Juan Diaz Leon: future materials scientist

July 23, 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 Kim Danny: future environmental scientist

July 17, 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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Teachers flock to summer research academies

July 16, 2015 -  
The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) Teacher Research Academy (TRA) 2015 summer series kicked off in June with more than 50 science teachers committing their summer breaks to professional development and networking with other like-minded faculty. The TRA, a summer-long series of...
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Edward Teller scholarships awarded to local high school seniors for science excellence

July 14, 2015 -  
Five local high school seniors from Livermore and Tracy were recently awarded Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's prestigious Edward Teller Science Scholarship. The awards, instituted in 2004 in honor of the late Edward Teller, renowned physicist and Lab co-founder, are given annually by the...
For article Meet Brandon Pitts: future cyber specialist

Meet Brandon Pitts: future cyber specialist

July 10, 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...
For article  Laboratory's popular ‘Fun With Science’ program offered at the Tracy Library

Laboratory's popular ‘Fun With Science’ program offered at the Tracy Library

July 6, 2015 -  
Who: The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s popular “Fun With Science” program will be presented at the Tracy Library. Presenter Nick Williams will demonstrate various science principles involving states of matter, air pressure, density, electricity, light and chemistry. What: Fun With...
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Meet Dayanara Lebron: future biostatistician

July 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...
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Livermore Lab gives Orion Academy intern a taste of possible career in 'squishy science'

June 29, 2015 -  
In a continuing partnership with Orion Academy, the Engineering Directorate at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is hosting Marissa Hall, a senior from Orion, as this year’s science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) intern. Located in Moraga, Orion Academy occupies a unique,...
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Meet John McCrea: future aerospace engineer

June 26, 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...