Posts tagged with "Education"

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...
summer student spotlight

Meet John (Jack) Dubil: Software engineer

Aug. 19, 2016 -  
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...
emily craig

Meet Emily Craig: future computer scientist

Aug. 5, 2016 -  
The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment opportunities in relevant science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) and administrative fields during the summer academic break. This year, LLNL...
cyber defenders

‘Monarch of the Hill’ crowns three days of challenges for aspiring cyber defenders

July 30, 2016 -  
Students in the Cyber Defenders class of 2016 put the breadth of what they’ve learned to the test in what is now called the "Monarch of the Hill" team competition, an intensive three days of real-worldcyber security challenges. “The competition allows students to apply what they’ve learned in...
sherburne

Michael Sherburne: future electrical engineer

July 22, 2016 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. __________________ Meet: Michael Sherburne, future electrical engineer Hometown: Burke, Virginia University/educational background: Virginia Polytechnic...
Erica West

Meet Erica West: future physicist

July 8, 2016 -  
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 High school students gain valuable experience through internships at Lawrence Livermore

High school students gain valuable experience through internships at Lawrence Livermore

July 7, 2016 -  
When he returns to school for his senior year at Orion Academy in Moraga, Ibrahim Almaliti will be coming back with a new set of skills that could launch him into a career. Almaliti, 17, just finished a summer internship at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), where he learned coding and...
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'Sky's the limit' for latest graduates of the Laboratory's Machinist Apprentice Program

June 29, 2016 -  
While he was working as a machinist in Oakland and taking classes at Laney College, Wesley Scoggins wanted to improve his skills to find a better job. In 2012, he answered a Craigslist posting for a slot in the Livermore Lab Engineering Directorate ’s Machinist Apprentice Program. It was an...
Fun With Science

LLNL offers 'Fun With Science' all summer

June 10, 2016 -  
Family and friends of Lab employees are invited to attend Fun With Science this summer, hosted by the Lab's Public Affairs Office. Designed for children at the fifth grade level (though it also can be enjoyed by children younger and older), Fun With Science is intended to spark kids' interest in...
undergrads

Undergrad collaborations prime hiring pipeline

May 26, 2016 -  
Opportunities for students to garner experience from leaders in their fields are few and far between, but Brigham Young University (BYU) and Lawrence Livermore have created one such collaboration. Through a program established this year with the help of Livermore’s Benjy Grover , computer science...