Posts tagged with "education"

For article UC Merced students inspired by Laboratory visit

UC Merced students inspired by Laboratory visit

May 6, 2014 -  
UC Merced students spent Friday touring Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), a place where some of them dream of working as a scientist or engineer. The group included 20 undergraduate and graduate students from the university's science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)...
For article Lawrence Livermore information technology job shadow day a hit

Lawrence Livermore information technology job shadow day a hit

May 1, 2014 -  
Tuesday was no ordinary school day for 60 students and teachers, who visited the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) to take their education outside of the classroom and learn all about the Lab and information technology (IT). The event was hosted by The Office of the Chief Information...
For article Farnsworth honored by Livermore School District

Farnsworth honored by Livermore School District

March 19, 2014 -  
Richard "Dick" Farnsworth was recently honored at a Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) public Board meeting for his service and contributions to science education. Farnsworth, who retired from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) in January, has long been involved with...
For article Lawrence Livermore National Security donations will benefit Tri-Valley education efforts

Lawrence Livermore National Security donations will benefit Tri-Valley education efforts

Feb. 26, 2014 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Security ( LLNS ), the entity that manages Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) for the Department of Energy, donated $60,000 to six organizations in support of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education. On Saturday, Feb. 22 -- unofficially...
For article NNSA's Kusnezov visits the Navajo Nation to discuss Energy and STEM education

NNSA's Kusnezov visits the Navajo Nation to discuss Energy and STEM education

Dec. 18, 2013 -  
Dimitri Kusnezov, chief scientist and director of the Office of Science and Policy for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), recently visited the Navajo Nation in the four corners area to gain a better understanding of tribal efforts in energy and Science, Technology, Engineering and...
For article Lab employee's belief in education shapes his volunteer efforts

Lab employee's belief in education shapes his volunteer efforts

Nov. 19, 2013 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles about Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory employees who volunteer for various non-profit agencies. This is just a sampling. Bryan Balazs believes that education is one of the keys to improving people's lives throughout the world. That's why he...