Lawrence Livermore charitable campaign raises $3.3 million for local organizations

Dec. 10, 2013- 
LIVERMORE, Calif. --Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory employees, along with Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS ), have raised $3.3 million to give to charities within their surrounding communities. Laboratory employees pledged $2.3 million to the HOME Campaign (for Helping Others More Effectively) -- an annual charitable drive that benefits community/nonprofit agencies in...

LLNS announces recipients of $100,000 Community Gift Program 2013

Nov. 6, 2013- 
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS), the contract manager for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), has announced the recipients for the 2013 LLNS Community Gift Program. These gifts, totaling $100,000, reflect LLNS' commitment to local communities. LLNS received 72 applications totaling more than $668,775 in requests. Twenty-four applications totaling $100,000 were...

Parney Albright steps down as Laboratory director, Bret Knapp appointed acting director

Oct. 24, 2013- 
Parney Albright announced today that he is stepping down as director of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory at the end of October 2013 to pursue his broader interests and contributions to the U.S. national security enterprise. Albright has served as Laboratory director since December 2011.Albright also steps down as president of Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS), which...

UC Regents Visit Lawrence Livermore

Sept. 20, 2013- 
In an effort to strengthen and showcase the long-standing relationship between Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and the University of California (UC), the UC Board of Regents held a public meeting at the Laboratory."This will be a great step in continuing the relationship between the [national] labs and the university," UC Regent Chairman Bruce Varner said at the Thursday morning...

Deadline approaches for Lawrence Livermore National Security's Community Gift Program

Aug. 28, 2013- 
The deadline for submitting applications to Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS)'s annual Community Gift Program to benefit local and area nonprofit organizations is quickly approaching.LLNS manages Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) for the U.S. Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration.Applications are due Aug. 29, 2013. Due to a glitch in the...

LLNS announces recipients of $100,000 Community Gift Program 2012

Nov. 13, 2012- 
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS), the contract manager for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), has announced the recipients for the 2012 LLNS Community Gift Program. These gifts, totaling $100,000, reflect LLNS' commitment to the local communities.LLNS received 66 applications totaling more than $636,000 in requests. Twenty-six applications totaling $100,000 were...

LLNS announces $100,000 community gift program for 2012

June 11, 2012- 
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS) is kicking off its annual Community Gift Program to benefit local and area non-profit organizations for 2012.The program provides up to $100,000 in funding to support organizations addressing science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics (STEM) education, community-service and philanthropic needs in communities having a large population...

LLNS gift magnifies study habits of biology students

Nov. 17, 2011- 
Through a $10,000 gift from Lawrence Livermore National Security (LLNS), the entity that manages the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), the Las Positas College Foundation has enabled biology students to magnify and save images of molecular organisms to heighten the study of species' structure.  "There's a way to do it better -- find it," inventor Thomas Edison once said. ...

LLNS gift brings mobile science lab to Pleasanton school

Dec. 10, 2010- 
Through a $10,000 gift from Lawrence Livermore National Security (LLNS), the entity that manages the Laboratory, students at Hart Middle School in Pleasanton can work at their desks while searching the Internet for answers to such questions as, "Why do earthquakes occur?" or "What are genetic disorders?" No longer do the students have to travel to another room or wait for time on the...

Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC recipients of $100,000 Community Gift Program 2010

Oct. 27, 2010- 
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS), the contract manager for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, has announced the recipients for the 2010 LLNS Community Gift Program. These gifts, totaling $100,000, reflect LLNS' commitment to local communities. LLNS received 71 applications totaling nearly $799,000 in requests. Twenty-three applications totaling $100,000 were selected for...