Posts tagged with "Education"

For article LLNL brings science to the masses

LLNL brings science to the masses

Nov. 9, 2016 -  
More than 25,000 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...
For article Celebrate your inner scientist at Discovery Day at AT&T Park in San Francisco

Celebrate your inner scientist at Discovery Day at AT&T Park in San Francisco

Nov. 2, 2016 -  
Aspiring scientists and budding engineers – the Bay Area Science Festival is calling you. Now in its sixth year, the festival will hold its annual Discovery Day at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Saturday, Nov. 5. Discovery Day features hundreds of activities to test your knowledge of basic...
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Postdocs shine at Laboratory ‘Research Slam!’

Oct. 26, 2016 -  
The Laboratory is home to a workforce of world-class scientific talent, a pool that includes a population of 229 postdoctoral researchers, who are a critical component in executing the Lab’s mission. To showcase their diverse projects and to provide an opportunity for them to hone their...
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Girls explore STEM careers at conference

Oct. 17, 2016 -  
“She Believed She Could So She Did STEM,” was the theme for the 24th annual San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (SJEYH) conference, where nearly 500 young women flocked to the University of the Pacific campus in Stockton, excited to learn more about science, technology, engineering and mathematics...
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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: Meet Marisol Gamboa

Oct. 14, 2016 -  
In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, the Amigos Unidos Hispanic employee resource group and the Office of Strategic Diversity and Inclusion Programs at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are highlighting two Hispanic Laboratory employees, Octavio...
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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: Meet Octavio Cervantes

Oct. 7, 2016 -  
In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, the Amigos Unidos Hispanic employee resource group and the Office of Strategic Diversity and Inclusion Programs at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are highlighting two Hispanic Laboratory employees, Octavio...
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Lab researchers recognized for accomplishments in early and mid-career

Sept. 28, 2016 -  
Fifteen Lab scientists and engineers have been named to LLNL's second annual Early and Mid-Career Recognition (EMCR) Program. Director Bill Goldstein recently notified the researchers of their selection as recipients of the Laboratory’s FY2017 EMCR Program. “Recognizing and encouraging early and...
Expanding Your Horizons Conference

Media advisory: ‘Expanding Your Horizons’ conference at University of the Pacific Saturday

Sept. 28, 2016 -  
WHO : Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory , Sandia National Laboratories and the University of the Pacific School of Engineering and Computer Science will co-sponsor the 24th annual San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (SJEYH) conference. See the website . WHAT : The popular daylong conference...
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Register now for annual San Joaquin ‘Expanding Your Horizons’ Conference

Sept. 8, 2016 -  
Register now for the 24th annual San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) Conference scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 1, at the University of the Pacific in Stockton. This popular daylong event introduces young women in grades 6-12 to a variety of challenging careers through hands-on workshops to...
summer interns

Nuclear forensics program aims for critical mass

Aug. 22, 2016 -  
A sure sign of summer is the return of interns to the Lawrence Livermore campus. Students interact with premier researchers and access equipment and facilities not available anywhere else, while scientists lay groundwork for advancing their fields. Within the Physical and Life Sciences directorate...